• Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants 5-3

    3 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    SAN FRANCISCO - Carlos Gonzalez has played in San Francisco so many times over the past decade that dealing with seagulls swirling over the outfield grass is customary in the late innings. "It's part of the show, right?" he said, smiling. "I've been playing in this division for 10 years, so I know they're going to come." Gonzalez blocked out the hundreds of pesky birds and blooped a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the 12th inning, lifting the Colorado Rockies past the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Thursday night in the clubs' first meeting of the year.
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  • Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants 5-3

    3 monthes ago - By National Post

    SAN FRANCISCO - Carlos Gonzalez blooped a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the 12th inning, lifting the Colorado Rockies past the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Thursday night in the clubs' first meeting of the year.
    Giants manager Bruce Bochy and shortstop Brandon Crawford were ejected in the bottom of the 12th after Crawford was called out on strikes and argued with plate umpire Chris Segal.
    Gonzalez connected off Cory Gearrin, who relieved after Pierce Johnson (2-2) allowed one-out walks to pinch-hitter Chris Iannetta and Charlie Blackmon.
    Jake McGee (1-2) pitched two scoreless...
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