Lyles’ pitching, Morneau’s HR key Rockies’ win

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jordan Lyles works against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, April 19, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Initially inserted into the Colorado Rockies’ rotation as a stop-gap injury replacement, Jordan Lyles has rapidly become a fixture.

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Tulo backs Chatwood and Rockies beat Phillies 12-1

Colorado Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki hits an RBI-single off Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Mario Hollands during the sixth inning of a baseball game on Friday, April 18, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

DENVER (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki hit a three-run home run after No. 3 hitter Carlos Gonzalez was intentionally walked in front of him, Tyler Chatwood pitched seven strong innings for his first win of the season, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 12-1 Friday night.

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