Colorado Rockies defeat Baltimore Orioles, 6-1

Spilborghs' best Freddie Bynum's misjudged fly ball off the bat of Todd Helton allowed the Rockies' Ryan Spilborghs to come up in the fifth inning.

With runners on second and third and two outs, Spilborghs delivered a two-run single that gave the Rockies a 3-1 lead. Spilborghs drove in all six Colorado runs, hitting a bases-empty, 410-foot homer (his first of the year) off Orioles starter Erik Bedard in the fourth and a three-run, 418-foot shot off John Parrish in the s...

Miguel Tejada hit a ball so hard yesterday, he didn't have time to drop his bat before Colorado Rockies third baseman Garrett Atkins made a backhanded catch of his line drive to end the sixth inning. That's when Tejada found the time, flipping it angrily to the ground after taking a few steps toward first base.

The frustration had spread to the Orioles shortstop. It already engulfed manager Sam Perlozzo before the game as he met with reporters in the dugout. And it thre...