In a back-and-forth battle on Monday afternoon the Grand Junction Rockies used a big 8th inning to take down the Ogden Raptors, 7-6.
In the 8th inning the Rockies got back to back home runs from Chad Spanberger and Todd Czinege to put them on top, 7-6.
Jeffri Valdez closed the door in the 9th. It was his 9th save on the year and he now finds himself in second on the all time season saves list.
Casey Golden at the plate led the Rockies. He went 3-for-4 with a home run and two RBI's. His home run tied the game up at five in the 5th.
Grand Junction will play their last game at home coming up on Tuesday with first pitch at 6:40 P.M.