Merrill Kelly Comes Out Victorious in a Diamondbacks at Rockies Matchup, 8-6

Tue, Aug 13, 2019 | Emma Botos


Charlie Blackmon
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August 12, 2019 -- The Diamondbacks beat the Rockies 8 to 6 on the road.

The Merrill Kelly start helped keep the Rockies hitters at bay. A 4.75 ERA and 0.308 OBP in the appearance against the Rockies. The hurler gave up 6 earned runs in 5.0 innings. The Diamondbacks pitcher threw for 9 hits and 2 walks allowed. Throwing 57 strikes in a 94 pitch outing for 5 strikeouts.

Charlie Blackmon's leadership for the Rockies was not enough for a loss against the Diamondbacks. At the plate, the hitter had 0 strikeouts. In the game, he had a 0.322 batting average. Leading the team in slugging for the game, he had a 0.592 slugging percentage. The Rockies hitter had 0 RBI and scored 1 run in the home outing. He had a 0.367 OBP with 5 at bats.

The Rockies starter Peter Lambert could not led the defense to allow the offense to pull off the win. A 6.75 ERA and 0.359 OBP in the appearance against Diamondbacks. He pitched for 1 K. The Rockies starter allowed 4 hits and 5 walks.

Posted at Tue, August 13, 2019 13:06:20 UTC