Montero drives in three runs as the Rockies beat Padres 5-4 and extend the winning streak to five games

SAN DIEGO – Elehuris Montero had two hits and three RBIs to lead Colorado to a 5-4 victory over the San Diego Padres on Monday night and extend the Rockies’ winning streak to five games.

Colorado relievers walked bases loaded in both the eighth and ninth innings, but the Padres failed to score in both frames. San Diego walked 11 in the game – eight in the final three innings – and stranded nine runners in the loss.