Posted October 03, 2012 on AP on Fox
Aaron Hill hit a game-winning three-run home run with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 5-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night. Jordan Pacheco had hit a two-run double in the top of the eighth to give the Rockies a 3-2 lead. Rafael Betancourt (1-4) blew his second save in as many nights. John McDonald hit a one-out single to left and Gerardo Parra singled to left one out later. Hill then drove the first pitch he saw into the left-field stands for his 26th home run of the season. Brad Ziegler (6-1) pitched the ninth for the victory. The two starters, Jhoulys Chacin for Colorado and Patrick Corbin for Arizona, allowed only one run between them before turning things over the bullpens. McDonald hit a two-run home run off Guillermo Moscoso in the seventh to give the Diamondbacks a 2-1 lead. But Colorado came right back in the eighth. Josh Rutledge led off with a single to left off David Hernandez. Tyler Colvin doubled to left and P...
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