homered in the 12th inning, atoning for a base-running blunder and lifting the
3-2 on Wednesday.
With Colorado trailing 2-1, Blackmon singled leading off the eighth and was running on the pitch when
fouled a ball to the right side. Second baseman
caught the ball on the warning track with his back to home plate, spun and threw to pitcher
, who was covering first.
Colorado tied the score in the ninth when
singled with one out and came home on
's double off
, who blew a save for the third time in 22 chances. Lucroy's hit bounced away from center fielder
, who had tried for a sliding stop.
Lucroy was booed throughout the series. He vetoed a trade that would have sent him from Milwaukee to Cleveland at last season's trade deadline.
Blackmon connected against
(1-2) for his 27th home run. Blackmon's 74 RBI are the most among leadoff hitters.
(5-0) pitched two hitless innings and
threw a perfect 12th for his second big league save, his first since April 11, 2012. Rockies closer
gave up four runs and threw 31 pitches in the ninth inning Tuesday as Cleveland rallied for a 4-1 win.
allowed one run and struck out nine in seven-plus innings. He gave up a leadoff homer to
on an 0-2 pitch in the third and was pulled after Blackmon's eighth-inning single.
hit a two-run homer in the third against rookie
, who allowed two runs, five hits and three walks in five innings.
Indians: All-Star outfielder
was put on the 10-day DL, a day after he sprained his right ankle.
starts Friday in the opener of a three-game series at Miami. He is 4-2 with a 5.12 ERA in seven starts since recovering from a broken bone in his left foot.
opens a four-game series Thursday at Tampa Bay. He struck out a career-high 12 over seven innings against the
New York Yankees
on Aug. 5.