Cubs Can’t Hold Up Against Rockies
In the bottom of the first inning, Cubs tied things up at two. Troy Stickler doubled on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.
Rockies scored eight runs in the fifth inning. The offensive firepower by the Rockies was led by Derek Bowles, Elmore, J.D. Parker, Reed Emerson, Justin Reese, and Buck, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Carson Tapley led the Rockies to victory on the mound. He went two and two-thirds innings, allowing one run on five hits, striking out four and walking zero. Emerson threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen.