Giants rally for 8-6 win over Rockies

10:28 PM, May 16, 2013   |    comments
  • DENVER, CO - MAY 16: Right fielder Charlie Blackmon #19 of the Colorado Rockies stretches out after making a catch on the run for the second out of the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants at Coors Field on May 16, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Giants defeated the Rockies 8-6. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)
    
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DENVER (AP) - Angel Pagan broke a tie with a two-run single in the sixth, Matt Cain settled down after a shaky start and the San Francisco Giants won their 10th straight over Colorado, rallying from a six-run deficit to beat the Rockies 8-6 on Thursday night.

Brandon Crawford added a three-run double to help San Francisco and Marco Scutaro extended his hitting streak to 15 games.

The NL West-leading Giants also extended their mastery over the Rockies, improving to 31-9 since 2011.

Cain (3-2) struggled early, giving up homers on consecutive pitches to Todd Helton and Nolan Arenado in the second, along with a three-run homer to Wilin Rosario an inning later.

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