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Cron's hits RBI single in 10th, Rockies beat Brewers 6-5

C.J. Cron hit a game-ending single in the 10th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 Friday night to extend their winning streak to a season-high five.

All five wins have come in the thin air of mile-high Coors Field, where the Rockies are 25-14 and batting a major league-high .281. Colorado is a major league-worst 5-27 on the road and hitting a big league-low .200.

With Ryan McMahon starting the 10th on second base under pandemic rules, Cron singled off Devin Williams (2-1).

Colorado Rockies' Ryan McMahon, back, crosses home plate to score the winning run as Milwaukee Brewers catcher Omar Narvaez looks for the throw during the 10th inning of a baseball game Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. The Rockies won 6-5. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)

Jhoulys Chacin (1-1) pitched a scoreless 10th, helped by center fielder Garrett Hampson’s diving catch of Christian Yelich’s sinking liner starting the inning. Chacin closed the inning with a pair of strikeouts.

Milwaukee has lost five in a row after winning 14 of 16, and the Brewers have lost seven straight to the Rockies, matching their most against Colorado.

The Brewers hit into four double plays and went 2 for 12 with runners in scoring position.

Colorado Rockies' C.J. Cron, right, is congratulated by Charlie Blackmon, center, and Dom Nunez after Cron drove in the winning run in the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. The Rockies won 6-5. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)

Luis Urías homered for Milwaukee.

Colorado trailed 4-1 deficit before Trevor Story's sacrifice fly in the fifth. Pinch-hitter Yonathan Daza chased starter Corbin Burnes with an RBI double in the sixth and scored on Hampson's double off Brent Suter, and Brendan Rodgers' second double of the game gave Colorado a 5-4 lead against Brad Boxberger in the seventh.

Narváez and Willy Adames hit successive doubles in the ninth off Daniel Bard, who blew a save for the fourth time in 13 chances.

Colorado Rockies' C.J. Cron, front, smiles after driving in the winning run against the Milwaukee Brewers in the 10th inning of a baseball game Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. The Rockies won 6-5. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)

Kolten Wong led off for Milwaukee and went 1 for 5 in his first game since June 3 after missing time while on the injured list with a left oblique strain.

TRAINER’S ROOM

Brewers: RHP Zack Godley's contract was selected from Triple-A Nashville. INF/OF Pablo Reyes and RHP Eric Yardley were optioned to Nashville and INF Jake Hager was designated for assignment.

Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Devin Williams starts to walk off the field after Colorado Rockies' C.J. Cron hit a single to drive in the winning run in the 10th inning of a baseball game Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. The Rockies won 6-5. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)

UP NEXT

Brewers: RHP Adrian Houser (4-5, 3.62 ERA) is slated to start Saturday night in the third of a four-game set with the Rockies.

Rockies: LHP Austin Gomber (6-5, 3.54 ERA) has emerged as a cornerstone of the Rockies’ rotation since his acquisition from the Cardinals as part of the trade that sent Nolan Arenado to St. Louis. He has not allowed an earned run in his last 23 1/3 innings at Coors Field, the second longest such streak ever at the hitter friendly park.

Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Trevor Richards works against the Colorado Rockies during the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)

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Colorado Rockies catcher Dom Nunez forces out Milwaukee Brewers' Willy Adames at home during the ninth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)

Colorado Rockies' Dom Nunez, left, congratulates Ryan McMahon, who scored on a double by Brendan Rodgers against the Milwaukee Brewers during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)

Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Carlos Estevez reacts after getting Milwaukee Brewers' Avisail Garcia to hit into a double play to end the top of the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 18, 2021, in Denver. (AP PhotoDavid Zalubowski)