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Giants 4, Rockies 0
Aaron Rowand singles home a run in the first inning. (Eric Risberg/AP)
The Giants used three hits in the first inning to give Matt Cain two runs, a bonanza for the right-hander who's been starved for run support. After Cain ran up his pitch count with five walks, the bullpen finished off the right-hander's first victory since Aug. 28 of last season.
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Series at a glance:
COL
Colorado (10-16)
Lost 4
San Francisco 4, Colorado 0   SF
San Francisco (12-15)
Won 1
April 28, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Colorado
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 8 0
San Francisco
2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 X   4 9 0
Standings thru 4/28/08  |  Recap: COL | SF  |  Gameday  |  Rockies stats  |  Giants stats
ColoradoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Taveras, CF5010002.267
Helton, 1B4000124.280
Holliday, LF4010001.310
Atkins, 3B4020001.330
Hawpe, RF2000211.241
Tulowitzki, SS3000113.152
Baker, 2B4010024.194
Torrealba, C3020110.254
Morales, P1000002.100
  Wells, P0000000.000
  Speier, P0000000.000
  a-Podsednik, PH1000001.310
  Newman, P0000000.000
  b-Spilborghs, PH1010000.310
Totals320805719 

a-Flied out for Speier in the 7th. b-Singled for Newman in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Atkins (6, Cain).
TB: Taveras; Holliday; Atkins 3; Baker; Torrealba 2; Spilborghs.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morales; Helton 2; Baker.
S: Morales.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
PO: Holliday (1st base by Molina).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Baker-Helton, Helton-Tulowitzki-Helton).

 
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Winn, RF4100104.235
Burriss, SS4110004.235
Durham, 2B4221102.250
  Wilson, P0000000.000
Molina, C3000102.301
Rowand, CF3022100.308
Aurilia, 1B2011201.232
Castillo, 3B4000016.213
Ortmeier, LF3020003.258
  Chulk, P0000000.000
  Walker, P0000000.000
  a-Velez, PH-2B1010000.263
Cain, P1000111.125
  Lewis, LF1000110.329
Totals304948323 

a-Singled for Walker in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Ortmeier 2 (3, Morales, Morales).
TB: Burriss; Durham 2; Rowand 2; Aurilia; Ortmeier 4; Velez.
RBI: Durham (5), Rowand 2 (12), Aurilia (7).
2-out RBI: Rowand.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Burriss; Cain; Ortmeier 2; Castillo; Durham.
S: Burriss.
GIDP: Molina; Castillo.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Durham 2 (3, 2nd base off Morales/Torrealba, 2nd base off Morales/Torrealba), Velez (6, 2nd base off Newman/Torrealba), Winn (5, 3rd base off Morales/Torrealba).

FIELDING
DP: (Durham-Aurilia).
Pickoffs: Molina (Holliday at 1st base).

 
ColoradoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Morales (L, 1-2)4.16445106.39
Wells 0.00002002.29
Speier 1.20000201.74
Newman 2.03001000.00
 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Cain (W, 1-2)5.14005304.41
Chulk (H, 2)1.21000102.08
Walker 1.01000002.45
Wilson 1.02000303.18

Wells pitched to 2 batters in the 5th.

Balk: Morales.
Pitches-strikes: Morales 82-43, Wells 9-1, Speier 21-14, Newman 41-24, Cain 108-63, Chulk 22-13, Walker 12-7, Wilson 28-17.
Ground outs-fly outs: Morales 9-3, Wells 0-0, Speier 1-2, Newman 4-2, Cain 5-6, Chulk 1-3, Walker 1-2, Wilson 0-0.
Batters faced: Morales 22, Wells 2, Speier 5, Newman 10, Cain 23, Chulk 6, Walker 4, Wilson 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Wells 3-2, Speier 3-0, Chulk 2-0.
EjectionsColorado Rockies Manager Clint Hurdle ejected by HP umpire Paul Emmel. (1st).
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Gary Darling. 2B: Jerry Meals. 3B: Bill Miller.
Weather: 58 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:19 (:02 delay).
Att: 30,153.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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