St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - Corey Dickerson's second triple of the game
drove in the deciding run in the bottom of the 15th inning as the Colorado
Rockies dealt the St. Louis Cardinals a 7-6 loss at Coors Field.
Dickerson also had a run-scoring triple in the eighth inning and finished 3-
for-7, while Charlie Blackmon collected four hits to help the Rockies earn a
split of the four-game series and reduce the Cardinals' lead atop the NL
Central to one game over Pittsburgh.
Todd Helton aided Colorado's cause with a game-tying solo homer off Cards
closer Edward Mujica in the bottom of the ninth, with Troy Tulowitzki socking
a two-run shot earlier on. Rob Scahill (1-0) earned his first major league
victory after working out of a jam in the top of the 15th.
Matt Holliday went 3-for-4 with two RBI for St. Louis, while Jon Jay had two
hits and scored twice in the setback. Fernando Salas (0-3) received the loss
after giving up a run on two hits in 1 2/3 innings.
Both starting pitchers, the Cardinals' Michael Wacha and Colorado's Roy
Oswalt, permitted four runs in 4 2/3 innings of work. Wacha was tagged for 12
hits, with Oswalt hurt by issuing four walks.
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