Tyler Chatwood allowed only two hits in just over seven innings before leaving the mound when he was hit in the hand to throw a shot, Mark Reynolds homered for a third consecutive game, and the Colorado Rockies beat 5- 2 to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Pat Valaika hit a line-kick on the two-race fence and Charlie Blackmon added a solo homer to the second floor so that the leaders of the West Division of the National League won the Diamondbacks two of the three games in the series.
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Chatwood (3-4) was dominant until he tried to score with his right hand a shot in the box Daniel Descalso at the beginning of the eighth.
Chatwood made a pitch to test his hand before manager Bud Black resorted to the bullpen with the Rockies ahead on the board 5-0. Chatwood received a race.
Greg Holland retired in order the ninth episode for his 13th rescue in an equal number of opportunities.
Taijuan Walker (3-2) received three runs – one of them clean – in five innings and two-thirds. It was affected by some flaws in fielding, including a high loss in the light of the sun.
For the Diamondbacks, the Venezuelans David Peralta of 4-0 and Gregor Blanco of 2-0. For the Rockies the Venezuelan Carlos Gonzalez of 4-0.