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Homers back Marquis
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Rockies 7, Pirates 3
Troy Tulowitzki hit his 10th homer of the season on Friday night. (David Zalubowski/AP)
Staked to a generous lead thanks to home runs from Troy Tulowitzki and Brad Hawpe, Jason Marquis cruised through the Pirates with sinkers down in the zone, inducing 20 groundouts in 8 2/3 innings in the series opener. The victory was the Rockies' 14th over their last 15 games.
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Series at a glance:
PIT
Pittsburgh (31-36)
Lost 2
Colorado 7, Pittsburgh 3   COL
Colorado (34-33)
Won 3
June 19, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2   3 8 1
Colorado
1 1 1 0 3 0 0 1 X   7 10 0
Standings thru 6/19/09  |  Recap: PIT | COL  |  Gameday  |  Pirates stats  |  Rockies stats
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
McCutchen, CF 5 0 2 1 0 2 0 .338
Morgan, LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .252
Sanchez, F, 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .317
LaRoche, 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .261
Young, D, RF 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .352
LaRoche, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .277
Diaz, R, C 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 .280
Wilson, Ja, SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .273
Ohlendorf, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .036
  Burnett, S, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Moss, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249
  Meek, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Capps, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Hinske, PH 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .277
Totals 34 3 8 3 3 3 14  

a-Grounded out for Burnett, S in the 7th. b-Singled for Capps in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: McCutchen (3, Marquis).
3B: McCutchen (3, Marquis).
HR: Wilson, Ja (2, 7th inning off Marquis, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Sanchez, F 2; Wilson, Ja 4; LaRoche; McCutchen 5; LaRoche; Hinske.
RBI: Wilson, Ja (21), Hinske (11), McCutchen (10).
2-out RBI: Wilson, Ja; Hinske; McCutchen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young, D 2; Morgan.
Team RISP: 1-for-6.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Young, D (2, fielding).
PB: Diaz, R (6).

 
Colorado AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Fowler, CF 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .260
Barmes, 2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .292
Helton, 1B 4 3 3 0 0 0 0 .315
Hawpe, RF 4 1 3 3 0 0 1 .343
Tulowitzki, SS 3 1 1 2 0 1 1 .244
Stewart, I, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .219
Gonzalez, C, LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .189
Iannetta, C 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .222
Marquis, P 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .207
  Embree, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 7 10 6 0 6 6  

BATTING
2B: Fowler (17, Ohlendorf), Helton 2 (17, Ohlendorf, Capps), Hawpe (24, Ohlendorf).
HR: Tulowitzki (10, 2nd inning off Ohlendorf, 0 on, 0 out), Hawpe (10, 5th inning off Ohlendorf, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Tulowitzki 4; Stewart, I; Hawpe 7; Fowler 2; Marquis; Helton 5.
RBI: Tulowitzki 2 (27), Hawpe 3 (50), Barmes (35).
2-out RBI: Hawpe 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Marquis; Tulowitzki.
SAC: Fowler.
SF: Barmes; Tulowitzki.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
SB: Stewart, I (4, 2nd base off Ohlendorf/Diaz, R).
CS: Hawpe (2, 2nd base by Ohlendorf/Diaz, R).

 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Ohlendorf (L, 6-6) 5.0 9 6 6 0 3 2 4.94
Burnett, S 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.83
Meek 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.04
Capps 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 5.16
 
Colorado IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Marquis (W, 9-4) 8.2 8 3 3 3 3 1 3.71
Embree 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.30

HBP: Morgan (by Marquis).
Pitches-strikes: Ohlendorf 93-62, Burnett, S 14-10, Meek 15-10, Capps 13-9, Marquis 125-79, Embree 6-4.
Groundouts-flyouts: Ohlendorf 4-4, Burnett, S 0-1, Meek 1-1, Capps 1-1, Marquis 20-2, Embree 1-0.
Batters faced: Ohlendorf 23, Burnett, S 3, Meek 3, Capps 4, Marquis 37, Embree 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Embree 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Laz Diaz. 1B: Eric Cooper. 2B: Mike Reilly. 3B: Chuck Meriwether.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:31.
Att: 31,248.
Venue: Coors Field.
June 19, 2009
June 19, 2009

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