The Rockies went to a second-straight extra-innings game, but this time they came out on top 4-3. The Avalanche made their first selection in the NHL Draft and left many fans scratching their heads.
- Jeff Francis pitched a solid, but not spectacular, 6 1/3 innings. He allowed three runs.â†µ
- The bullpen of Rafael Betancourt, Randy Flores, Matt Belisle, and Manny Corpas held the Angels scoreless and to one hit.â†µ
-Jonathan Herrera is making the most of his playing time during Troy Tulowitzki's injury time out. He singled in the game-winning RBI in the top of the 11th.â†µ
- The Avalanche selected Joey Hishon 17th overall last night. The choice was unexpected by most, but we'll need time to figure out this pick.â†µ
- Brad Hawpe left the game after bruising some ribs when he hit the wall chasing a foul ball.â†µ
- Jered Weaver struck out 11 Rockies in seven innings.â†µ