MLB: Colorado 6, San Francisco 1

DENVER, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Ubaldo Jimenez won his 17th game Wednesday, tossing seven solid innings in the Colorado Rockies' 6-1 win over San Francisco.

Jimenez (17-2) held the Giants to one run on four hits, tying the Rockies' franchise record for wins in a season.


He joined Kevin Ritz (1996), Pedro Astacio (1999) and current teammate Jeff Francis (2007) as Rockies with as many as 17 wins in a single year.

Carlos Gonzalez belted a pair of homers and drove in three runs, and Troy Tulowitzki added a solo blast for Colorado, which split a two-game series at with the Giants at Coors Field and snapped San Francisco's four-game winning streak.

Giants starter Madison Bumgarner (4-4) lasted only four innings, yielding four runs on nine hits.

The setback dropped San Francisco 1 1/2 games behind San Diego atop the National League West.

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