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Wednesday, April 30th (All times Eastern)

Colorado Rockies (16-12) at Arizona Diamondbacks (8-22), 9:40 p.m.

Probable Starting Pitchers: Colorado - Jordan Lyles (3-0, 2.93) Arizona - Josh Collmenter (1-2, 3.38)

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Colorado Rockies target a series sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks when they close out a three-game set Wednesday at Chase Field.

The Rockies took Monday's opener by an 8-5 score, then handed the Diamondbacks a 5-4 loss Tuesday night behind Drew Stubbs' leadoff home run in the top of the ninth inning. Stubbs came on as a pinch-hitter and went deep off Arizona reliever Addison Reed.

"That last one was a slider out over the plate and I was able to put a good swing on it," Stubbs said.

LaTroy Hawkins worked around two hits in the bottom of the ninth to record his ninth save. Boone Logan was credited with the win even though he allowed the game-tying run in the eighth inning and starter Tyler Chatwood did not record a decision with five innings of three-run ball, four strikeouts and three walks. Chatwood left the game because of tightness in his right elbow and will be re-evaluated on Wednesday.

Troy Tulowitzki homered and was one of four players with two hits. Justin Morneau, Nolan Arenado and Carlos Gonzalez all posted a pair of hits for the Rockies, winners in three straight and nine of 12 games. Tulowitzki has homered in back-to-back games with five RBI in that span.

Arenado is riding a 19-game hitting streak and is batting .364 with 11 runs and 28 total hits in that time.

Colorado will start a six-game homestand Thursday versus the New York Mets and Texas Rangers.

Jordan Lyles will try to keep his unbeaten record intact when he toes the rubber for the Rockies Wednesday. Lyles is 3-0 with a 2.93 earned run average in five starts and did not receive a decision in Friday's 5-4 win against the Los Angeles Dodgers, holding them to two runs in seven innings.

Lyles has lasted seven innings in each of his previous two outings and Colorado is 4-1 when he toes the rubber. The right-hander is winless (0-2) in three career starts against the D'Backs to go with a 10.43 ERA.

Arizona has dropped four in a row and 14 of its last 18 games. Reed gave up the big blast to Stubbs and D'Backs starter Mike Bolsinger was reached for four runs and nine hits in five innings for the no-decision.

"We had a ton of opportunities," D'Backs manager Kirk Gibson said. "We were 1- for-9 with runners in scoring position. We left 11 guys on. Regardless, we had our opportunities. The guys battled their tails off tonight."

A.J. Pollock tied the game with a solo home run in the eighth inning, while Miguel Montero, Eric Chavez and Chris Owings had two hits apiece for Arizona, which fell to an MLB-worst 8-22.

The D'Backs will start a nine-game road trip Friday against San Diego, Milwaukee and Chicago (White Sox).

Taking the mound for the D'Backs on Wednesday and will make his fourth start since coming out of the bullpen to replace Randall Delgado. Collmenter is coming off a strong showing in Friday's 5-4 win over Philadelphia and he hurled six scoreless innings with five K's and no walks.

Collmenter, a right-hander, ended a personal two-game slide and is 1-2 with a 3.38 ERA in seven games (3 starts) this season. Collmenter owns a 2-1 record and a 3.92 ERA in 15 career games (5 starts) against the Rockies.

The Rockies opened their home schedule against Arizona earlier this month and won two out of three in that series.

04/30 13:24:51 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CAR 4
TOR 1
Final
DUKE 66
UCONN 56
Final
CHI 103
NYK 97
Final
HOU 90
NOP 99
Half
SAC 54
MIL 57
 
2nd
GSW 35
OKC 42
 
Final
RICE 72
STTHOMASTX 61
 
Final
UVA 70
CLST 54
Final
LIU 69
FIU 58
 
Final
STET 67
GSOUT 76
 
Final
QUIN 80
LEH 65
 
Final
SFLA 69
SHU 89
Final
RICH 65
SALA 54
Final
CAN 60
USB 59
 
Final
DEL 62
TEMPL 82
Final
WCU 56
WRST 69
 
Final
VERM 56
YALE 57
 
Final
SDKST 75
IDST 72
 
Final
RIDE 62
MRGST 48
 
Final
LATU 79
NICST 54
 
Final
CHAR 75
APP 65
Final
MISS 71
CCAR 68
 
Final
DUKE 66
UCONN 56
Final
BRAD 80
EUREK 38
 
Final
PEAY 76
OAKC 52
 
Final
JST 66
SMISS 46
 
Final
SD 55
MNTST 53
 
Final
UAB 70
LSU 79
Final
EVAN 81
OHIO 69
 
2nd
CSFU 38
CSDH 30
 
2nd
ORST 54
DEP 33
 
2nd
PAC 39
NEV 22
 
2nd
USF 61
PORST 28
 
Half
IDAHO 49
WALLA 18
 
Half
UTST 20
CALST 18
 
Final
PIT 1
COL 0
Final
PHI 1
FLA 2
Final
CAR 4
TOR 1
Final
CLB 4
WAS 5
Final
MON 1
ANA 2
1st Intermission
SJS 0
EDM 1
 
1st
LOS 1
STL 3
 
Final
JAC 21
TEN 13