Rockies Sweep Cards; Win 5th Straight

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The Colorado Rockies got their first sweep in St. Louis today, beating the Cardinals 5-2.

It was the fifth straight win for the last-place Rockies. St. Louis has lost a season-worst four straight.

Clint Barmes had a pair of RBI singles for his sixth consecutive multihit game. Brad Hawpe doubled and had a sacrifice fly in the Rockies' first sweep of the year.

The Rockies are 7-4 under Tracy after going 18-28 with Clint Hurdle.