San Diego, CA (Sports Network) – Clint Barmes belted a three-run homer and knocked in four runs, helping the Rockies to a 6-3 win over the San Diego Padres.
Jason Hammel (6-3) yielded seven hits and three runs over six-plus innings to win his fifth straight decision. The right-hander is unbeaten over his last seven starts. Huston Street logged his first save of the season after retiring the side in order in the ninth.
Carlos Gonzalez homered for a second straight night for the Rockies.
Jerry Hairston Jr. homered for the NL West-leading Padres, who are in danger of being swept in this three-game series after going 5-1 on their road trip last week.
Wade LeBlanc (4-6) had eight strikeouts over 6 1/3 innings, but suffered the loss for allowing two hits and three runs.