Giants Sweep Rockies, Won 16 Straight With Zito
The San Francisco Giants swept NL West division rival Colorado Rockies in a 10-0 victory on Wednesday.
Pitcher Barry Zito looked like his old self on the mound and the plate. He had his first multiple hit game on Wednesday. He had two hits, one RBI, and two runs. His batting average is .750. He pitched seven scoreless innings and is 2-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA. He gave up seven hits, but managed to get out of trouble with help from the Giants defense. It is the 16th consecutive game the Giants have won with Zito starting.
Catcher Buster Posey was short a home run for the cycle. He went 3-for-5 with three RBIs and two runs.
In their first seven games the Giants had 19 runs. In the last two games they had 19 runs. They had 16 hits total with six extra-base hits.