Colorado Rockies defeat St. Louis Cardinals, 8-7

DENVER (AP) The Colorado Rockies didn't need another ninth-inning rally to beat St. Louis.

One swing in the final frame was enough to beat the Cardinals again.

Chris Iannetta hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Rockies pulled off another comeback win against St. Louis, beating the Cardinals 8-7 Wednesday night.

A day after the Rockies scored a remarkable nine runs in the ninth to stun St. Louis 12-9, Colorado came back this time after tra...

DENVER • Given an immediate and eerily similar opportunity to save themselves after Tuesday’s nightmare ninth inning, the Cardinals and their bullpen couldn’t tame the rallying Rockies and the unstable nature of their home, Coors Field.

With Colorado having riddled a parade of experienced relievers to tie the score in the eighth inning, the Cardinals were forced to use Evan MacLane and put the lefty into a tie game and a combustible situation for his major-league debut....