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DENVER -- Tim Lincecum continued his second-half resurgence Sunday for the Giants, who beat the free-falling Rockies 8-3 to sweep their three-game series. The Rockies finished a three-series homestand with a record of 1-8. It was Colorado's worst three-team homestand in franchise history and its second-worst overall; they went 0-7 in a two-team homestand last season. The Rockies have lost eight of their past nine games and are 5-16 since the All-Star break to drop to 38-68. Tyler Chatwood, brought up from Double-A Tulsa, had command problems as he returned to the Rockies for his third tour and first start of the season after seven relief appearances. The Giants outscored the Rockies 35-13 in the series. They entered it having lost seven of their previous eight games, a stretch in which they scored 19 runs. Lincecum gave up one run in a wobbly first but none thereafter as he worked six innings. He was far from efficient, issuing five walks, never retiring the side in o...
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