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Many Rockies regulars sat out, too. No injured Carlos Gonzalez or Troy Tulowitzki, the two stars who received hefty new contracts last winter from big-spending Colorado. Todd Helton is hurt, too.

The Rockies completed their season-ending seven-game road trip at 3-4, bouncing back from a 7-0 shutout a night earlier to avoid a sweep.

Giants reliever Dan Runzler left the game in the top of the seventh with an injury.

NOTES: Rafael Betancourt pitched the ninth for his eighth save in 12 chances as Colorado won the final game of the season for the first time since 2007. … Both teams’ hitting coaches are going under the knife soon. Colorado’s Carney Lansford needs a full right hip replacement, while Hensley “Bam Bam” Meulens of the Giants will undergo surgery on his right knee to repair the meniscus. … The Giants‘ final, franchise-record attendance at 12-year-old AT&T Park was 3,387,303. The team sold out all 81 home games for the second time in franchise history, also done in 2000 for the first year of the waterfront ballpark. … DeRosa _ along with Oakland A’s pitcher Dallas Braden _ will serve as guest studio analyst for MLB Network during the postseason.