Brandon Crawford (35) hits a three-run home run in the sixth inning to give the Giants a 4-3 lead against the Colorado Rockies.
SAN FRANCISCO — Brandon Crawford delivered the big blow for the second straight day Saturday, hitting a three-run home run in the sixth inning to help provide a 4-3 win over the Colorado Rockies at Oracle Park.
It was also Crawford who hit a bases loaded double in the home opener and provided all Johnny Cueto needed to beat Colorado Friday.
“Craw wants every big at-bat, every big moment, and for good reason,” Giants manager Gabe Kapler said. “Put plain and simply I believe in him in those big moments.”
It was Crawford’s second home run of the season for the Giants, who improved to 5-3. Reliever Caleb Baragar, the first of four relievers after starter Logan Webb went five innings, got the win to improve to 2-0.
Baragar was followed by scoreless innings from Reyes Moronta, Tyler Rogers and literally unhittable closer Jake McGee for his fourth save to send a crowd of 6,176 home happy.
Crawford’s blast to right field came against reliever Ben Bowden (0-1), who came on in relief of starter Chi Chi Gonzalez.
“It was kind of the same approach as yesterday where I just look for a ball over the plate,” Crawford said. “If he’s going to throw one off the plate you take the walk and load the…