Rockies win 11-6, sending Rangers to 15th straight road loss

Colorado Rockies’ Garrett Hampson gestures to the dugout after reaching second base on a double hit off Texas Rangers starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz in the fourth inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 3, 2021, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)


DENVER (AP) — Austin Gomber pitched six shutout innings, Charlie Blackmon homered and the Colorado Rockies beat Texas 11-6 to finish a franchise-worst 0-9 trip for the Rangers and extend their longest losing streak since 2003 to nine games. Texas fell behind 9-0 by the sixth inning and lost its 15th consecutive road game, one shy of the franchise record set by the 1961 Washington Senators, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. The Rangers are 13-13 at home but 9-23 on the road. Colorado is 19-12 at home and 4-22 on the road.