Rockies OF Charlie Blackmon hit s home run in the eighth inning of a 10-0 win over the Cardinals on Friday night - Photo: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
The Colorado Rockies broke open a close game with an 8-run eighth inning and defeated the St. Louis Cardinals, 10-0, Friday night at Coors Field.
Outfielder Charlie Blackmon was 4-4 with a home run and three RBIs. He was a double short of the hitting for the cycle. Mark Reynolds also hit a home run and drove in three runs.
Right-hander Antonio Senzatela was outstanding. He went eight innings and gave up just five hits. He struck out three.
The Rockies and Cardinals continue their series Saturday night. Kyle Freeland goes against Adam Wainwright. Rockies On Deck begins the coverage at 6:30 p.m. MDT on KOA NewsRadio 850 AM and 94.1 FM>
KOA NewsRadio Voce of the Rockies Jerry Schemmel spoke with Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado after the game.
Postgame comments from Charlie Blackmon.
Postgame comments from Rockies manager Bud Black.