Rockies Allow Marlins to Sneak By 4-3

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Justin Morneau had three hits to earn a game grade of 95.0 (A) but the Rockies were downed by Miami, 4-3.

The Marlins got on the board in the bottom of the second when a double by Jarrod Saltalamacchia off starter Brett Anderson brought home Garrett Jones. Later that same inning, Saltalamacchia reached home after a sacrifice fly to make the score 2-0. Tied 2-2 in the bottom of the sixth, the Marlins grabbed the lead for good when Reed Johnson scored on a fielder's choice. Soon after, Casey McGehee delivered a single, scoring Giancarlo Stanton to make it 4-2.

Anderson lasted six innings and slipped to 0-1 on the season after he gave up three runs on five hits with two strikeouts and one walk. Nathan Eovaldi (1-0) got the win, going six innings and allowing two runs on six hits with six strikeouts and one walk. Morneau gave a standout performance at the plate for the Rockies, going 3 for 4. Carlos Gonzalez also had a good game, going 1 for 3 with a double, a run, an RBI, and a walk. Saltalamacchia was 1 for 3 with a double, a run, and an RBI in the win.

The Rockies will face off against the Marlins again Wednesday at Marlins Park at 7:10 PM EDT.


Rockies Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 95.9 A. Ottavino 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 2 0 14
A 94.4 R. Brothers 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 11
B- 81.3 B. Anderson 6.0 4.50 1.00 5 2 1 82


Rockies Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 95.0 J. Morneau 1B 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
A 93.0 C. Blackmon PH 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
B+ 87.5 C. Gonzalez LF 3 1 1 0 1 1 1
B 86.1 T. Tulowitzki SS 4 1 1 0 1 0 0
B 84.1 M. Cuddyer RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1
C+ 78.0 W. Rosario C 2 0 0 0 1 1 0
C 73.7 D. LeMahieu 2B 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
C- 70.0 C. Dickerson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
D- 60.0 N. Arenado 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
F 57.0 D. Stubbs CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 2


Marlins Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
B+ 89.0 C. Marmol 1.0 0.00 1.00 1 0 0 20
B 85.8 N. Eovaldi 6.0 3.00 1.17 6 6 1 95


Marlins Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A+ 97.5 R. Johnson PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
B 86.5 J. Saltalamac C 3 1 1 0 1 0 1
B 85.0 G. Jones 1B 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
B 84.0 C. McGehee 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 1
B 83.0 M. Ozuna CF 3 1 0 0 0 0 1
C 74.0 J. Baker 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0
C- 71.0 D. Solano PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D+ 69.0 A. Hechavarri SS 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
D+ 68.0 G. Stanton RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 0
D 62.0 C. Yelich LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0