Rockies Vs. Giants Final Score: Barry Zito Shuts Down Colorado, San Francisco Wins 7-0

San Francisco starting pitcher Barry Zito was outstanding in throwing a complete game shutout and the Giants cruised past the Colorado Rockies for a 7-0 victory on Monday afternoon. It was Colorado's third loss in a row, and it spoiled the team's home opener.

Related: Visit Purple Row for complete postgame coverage.

The Rockies managed just four hits -- just one of them for extra bases -- on the afternoon as Zito kept things in control. Jhoulys Chacin struggled in his start for Colorado, giving up four runs on four hits in four innings of work. He also walked five batters.

The Giants picked up two runs in the first, two in the third, then added three more in the fifth.

The Rockies are now 1-3 overall.

For updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more on these teams, visit Giants blog McCovey Chronicles and Rockies blog Purple Row. Head over to MLB Daily Dish and Baseball Nation for more news and notes around the majors.

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