BOSTON — This one’s gonna depart a mark.
After rallying from a 5-Zero deficit, the Rockies misplaced 6-5 to the Crimson Sox on Wednesday evening at Fenway Park when Michael Chavis ripped a walk-off single off Chad Bettis within the 10th inning to attain Xander Bogaerts, who had led off the inning with a double.
Worse, all-star shortstop Trevor Story was injured on a ninth-inning collision with left fielder Raimel Tapia. They collided on the warning monitor as they, together with third baseman Nolan Arenado, chased down Mookie Betts’ blooping, ground-rule double to left. Story, who appeared to harm his left knee, ran some sprints to check his leg however was taken out of the sport, changed by Pat Valaika.
The Rockies have been in serious trouble at that time, however reliever Bryan Shaw deliberately walked the harmful J.D. Martinez to load the bases earlier than getting Eduardo Nunez to floor out to Valaika to cancel Boston’s rally.
The Rockies (20-22) have been attempting to get again to .500 for the primary time since March 31, a span of 38 video games.
Colorado reliever Scott Oberg walked a tightrope within the eighth inning, issuing two-out walks to Mitch Moreland and Bogaerts. Out No. 2 got here on Rafael Devers’ deep drive to proper area, the place Charlie Blackmon made the catch. Out No. three was a squibber in entrance of the plate that catchers Tony Wolters rapidly smothered.
Colorado tied the sport 5-all within the seventh on Story’s two-run, bases-loaded single and Daniel Murphy’s pinch-hit, RBI groundout to first. Ryan McMahon’s leadoff single, Tony Wolters’ second double of the sport and Eduardo Rodriguez’s plunking of Charlie Blackmon arrange the rally.
Colorado starter German Marquez walked to the mound at Fenway with a 1.55 street ERA in 4 begins, however he was not significantly sharp on this evening, giving up 5 runs on 10 hits over 6⅓ innings. His general ERA climbed to three.80, however to the right-hander’s credit score, he settled down after an unpleasant begin, holding Boston scoreless over his final 3⅓ innings to maintain Colorado within the recreation.
The Crimson Sox ambushed Marquez within the first inning, scoring two runs on a consecutive singles by Andrew Benintendi, Betts and Martinez, and a run-scoring double-play grounder by Mitch Moreland.
Boston made Marquez pay dearly for errors over the plate within the third inning, boosting its result in 5-0. Benintendi tripled off the left-center area wall and jogged dwelling on Betts’ bloop single to proper. Then Martinez ripped a two-run dwelling run to middle, his ninth longball of the yr.
Colorado minimize the result in 5-2 on the fourth, keyed by a double by Ian Desmond, a sacrifice fly by David Dahl and Wolters’ RBI double.
The Rockies are off on Thursday earlier than starting a three-game collection on Friday at Philadelphia.