Carlos Gonzalez

Giants rocked by Colorado, fall to sixth straight loss

DENVER The beauty of baseball in the twilight is that there is always just a bit more time. Enough to squeeze one more inning in the backyard before supper, enough to justify picking up a 6 1/2-game deficit with a month to play, and yes, enough for a 38-year-old pitcher in his 11th season to hit his first major league home run. But the light continues to fade fast for the Giants. And making merry over Ryan Vogelsong's home run trot Thursday night would've been as inappropriate as a giggling fit at a funeral. Vogelsong's surprising shot in the third inning was more than offset when he allowed hits to 11 of the 19 batters he faced in the Giants' 11-3 loss to the...