Nationals Vs. Rockies Final Score: Colorado Gets Drilled 11-5

The Colorado Rockies never had much hope vs. the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night. The Nats built an 8-0 lead before the Rockies finally got on the board in the third inning. Washington would go on to cruise to an 11-5 victory at Coors Field. The Nationals improve to 43-30, while Colorado falls to 28-46.

The Nationals had 13 hits and three homers in the win. Ryan Zimmerman was the star for Washington, finishing 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBI. Colorado starter Edwar Cabrera allowed seven hits and seven runs (five earned) over 2.1 innings.

Washington starter Jordan Zimmerman improved to 4-6 by allowing eight hits and one run over seven innings.

Left fielder Carlos Gonzalez and third baseman Jordan Pacheco each had two hits for the Rockies.

For updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more comprehensive coverage, visit Rockies blog Purple Row. Check out Baseball Nation and MLB Daily Dish for more news and notes around the league.

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