Rockies 14, Rangers 9
Wilin Rosario homered and Yorvit Torrealba had three hits and
knocked in three runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the Texas
Rangers 14-9 on Friday.
The Rangers got home runs from David Murphy, Nelson Cruz and
Tyler Chatwood started for Colorado and allowed four runs, five
hits and four walks in four innings. Closer Rafael Betancourt
worked recorded two outs for in the fifth for the Rockies, but
allowed five hits and four earned runs.
Rangers closer Joe Nathan worked a perfect inning with two
Nolan Arenado, one of the Rockies top prospects, went 2-for-5 as
he tries to earn a job as the starting third baseman.