Charlie Blackmon hit a three-run, walk-off home run, Franklin Morales pitched four effective innings and the Colorado Rockies overcame Chicago Cubs starter Carlos Villanueva‘s eight strikeouts to beat the Chicago 9-6 Wednesday night.
The Cubs (10-13) took an early 1-0 lead in the first inning when Emilo Bonifacio walked, reached third on an error and scored on a fielder’s choice by Justin Ruggiano.
Rockies’ (10-10) Carlos Gonzalez hit a 3-run homer off Carlos Villanueva in the third for a 3-1 lead.
Javier Baez hit a towering solo shot to center off Rob Schaill to cut the deficit to 5-3. It was his fifth home run of Spring. Luis Valbuena added his own solo shot in the ninth to start the Cubs three-run comeback.