Crawford's shot into McCovey's Cove lifts Giants over Rockies
San Francisco, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Brandon Crawford hit a game-winning home run in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the San Francisco Giants to a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies in the rubber game of a three-game set
Sergio Romo (1-0) allowed one hit and struck out a batter in the top of the 10th to keep it a tie game and earn the win.
Crawford, who finished with two RBI, led off the 10th and blasted Rex Brothers' (1-1) second offering into McCovey's Cove.
Pablo Sandoval crushed a solo homer and Angel Pagan added two RBI for the Giants, who saw starter Tim Hudson hurl 7 1/3 innings and allow four runs on five hits with five strikeouts.
Wilin Rosario and Justin Morneau each slammed solo shots for Colorado, which has interchanged wins and losses over its last eight games. DJ LaMahieu and Drew Stubbs had an RBI apiece in the setback.
Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood, who was activated from the disabled list prior to the game, allowed four runs with five strikeouts over six innings of work.
04/13 19:06:06 ET