Jason Hammel hurled 103 pitches in his hard-luck defeat Wednesday. (Jae C. Hong/AP)
By Thomas Harding / MLB.com
On the heels of Jason Marquis' complete-game shutout, Jason Hammel did his best to emulate that performance, not allowing a hit through 4 1/3 innings en route to tossing eight innings of one-run ball. His supporting cast in the matinee wasn't quite as strong, however, offering no run support as the Rockies fell in the finale.
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