Arenado hits two three-run HR’s as Rockies crush Cubs

Arenado hits two three-run HR’s as Rockies crush Cubs

Nolan Arenado hit two three-run homers as Colorado piled on Chicago for seven runs in the first inning and walloped them in the rubber game of the three-game series.

The Rockies won for the fourth time in five games as they finished a 4-2 homestand against the Cubs and Washington Nationals. The loss was just the fifth in 24 games for the Cubs.

Arenado went 4-for-5 with six RBIs, one shy of his career high. He tied his career high with four hits. It was the seventh four-hit game of his career and second this season.