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Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Colorado Rockies Pick & Prediction APR 8TH 2021

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Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Colorado Rockies Recap APR 8TH 2021

Starling Marte homered among his three hits and drove in four runs, Nick Ahmed had two of his three hits during Arizona's eight-run seventh inning, and the visiting Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 13-7 in Denver on Wednesday.

Kole Calhoun and Christian Walker added three hits each and Ketel Marte and David Peralta had two hits apiece for Arizona. Andrew Chafin (1-1) pitched one inning of relief for the win.

Nolan Arenado hit two home runs and three hits, Ryan McMahon also went deep and had two hits, Garrett Hampson had four hits, Trevor Story had three hits, and Raimel Tapia added two more hits for the Rockies.

Rockies starter Antonio Senzatela allowed five runs on nine hits and fanned four in six innings, but Arizona took advantage once the right-hander left the game.

With the score tied 5-5, Ahmed and Calhoun led off the seventh with singles against Tyler Kinley (0-1) and Ketel Marte walked to load the bases. Starling Marte's infield single made it 6-5, and Peralta's bases-clearing double gave Arizona a 9-5 lead.

Yency Almonte came on and gave up an RBI single to Eduardo Escobar after getting Walker to ground out, and Escobar scored on a two-out error by McMahon at first. Ahmed had a run-scoring double and Calhoun's single made it 13-5.

Colorado scored twice in the eighth on Hampson's triple and doubles by Story and Arenado.

The Diamondbacks took a 1-0 lead in the first on Starling Marte's RBI groundout, Arenado tied it with his first home run of the day in the second inning, and Starling Marte's homer in the fourth -- his second of the season -- put Arizona back in front.

McMahon's three-run homer in the bottom of the fourth, his second of the season, gave the Rockies a 4-2 lead and chased starter Luke Weaver.

Weaver allowed four runs on six hits and a walk while striking out three in 3 1/3 innings.

Stephen Vogt doubled and scored on Ahmed's one-out single and Ketel Marte and Starling Marte had consecutive RBI singles to put Arizona back in front, 5-4, in the fifth.

Arenado led off Colorado's half of the inning with his second homer of the day and sixth of the season to tie it.

--Field Level Media

Jon Gray didn't allow a hit through six innings, Dom Nunez homered and the Colorado Rockies beat the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3 on Thursday.

Trevor Story and Charlie Blackmon had two hits apiece and Daniel Bard got the last two outs for his second save for Colorado.

David Peralta had a triple to break up the no-hitter, Eduardo Escobar homered and Pavin Smith had two hits for the Diamondbacks.

Gray cruised through the first six innings but lost his no-hit bid when Peralta led off the seventh with a triple. Smith followed with a single to drive in Peralta. It was the first run for the Diamondbacks after being shut out for 15 innings.

Gray (1-0) got the next two outs but a two-out walk ended his day after 101 pitches. He allowed one run on two hits, struck out five and walked four in 6 2/3 innings.

The Rockies jumped on starter Merrill Kelly right away. Garrett Hampson and Raimel Tapia led off the first with consecutive singles and Hampson came home on Story's double. Blackmon followed with a line drive off the scoreboard in right field that held him to a single but drove in Tapia and Story.

Ryan McMahon singled but Kelly got the next three to end the inning.

Colorado added another run in the second when Gray led off with a single, Hampson followed with a forceout and one out later, Story tripled to make it 4-0.

Nunez made it 7-0 in the sixth with his third home run after McMahon singled and Sam Hilliard reached on a fielder's choice.

Kelly (0-2) left for a pinch-hitter in the seventh inning. He allowed seven runs -- six earned -- on nine hits and struck out one. He didn't walk a batter.

Escobar hit a two-run homer off Carlos Estevez in the ninth.

Before the game, Arizona placed Ketel Marte on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring injury. Marte suffered the injury running out a grounder in Wednesday's night game and was helped off the field.

--Field Level Media

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American League

American League CentralWL PCTGBRFRA HOMEAWAY L10
Kansas City Royals64 .6000.04.94.7 4-22-26-0-4
Cleveland Indians64 .6000.04.22.6 4-12-36-0-4
Minnesota Twins56 .4551.55.43.7 1-44-25-0-5
Detroit Tigers56 .4551.53.95.3 3-32-34-0-6
Chicago White Sox56 .4551.55.04.1 2-23-45-0-5
Boston Red Sox83 .7270.05.94.3 3-35-08-0-2
Toronto Blue Jays66 .5002.54.53.7 3-33-35-0-5
Tampa Bay Rays56 .4553.04.15.7 3-22-44-0-6
Baltimore Orioles56 .4553.04.55.4 1-44-24-0-6
New York Yankees57 .4173.54.03.8 3-32-44-0-6
Los Angeles Angels75 .5830.05.15.4 4-23-36-0-4
Houston Astros65 .5450.55.54.3 1-45-15-0-5
Seattle Mariners65 .5450.54.65.6 3-33-25-0-5
Oakland Athletics57 .4172.04.06.2 1-64-15-0-5
Texas Rangers47 .3642.54.05.0 2-42-34-0-6

National League

National League CentralWL PCTGBRFRA HOMEAWAY L10
Milwaukee Brewers75 .5830.04.43.3 3-34-26-0-4
Cincinnati Reds75 .5830.06.34.7 5-12-46-0-4
St. Louis Cardinals66 .5001.05.05.3 2-44-25-0-5
Chicago Cubs57 .4172.02.74.3 3-32-44-0-6
Pittsburgh Pirates47 .3642.54.05.4 3-21-53-0-7
Philadelphia Phillies65 .5450.03.73.9 5-11-45-0-5
New York Mets43 .5710.03.43.6 3-11-24-0-3
Miami Marlins46 .4001.54.34.3 1-53-14-0-5
Atlanta Braves47 .3642.04.34.7 2-32-44-0-6
Washington Nationals36 .3332.03.44.8 1-22-43-0-6
Los Angeles Dodgers92 .8180.05.83.1 4-05-29-0-1
San Francisco Giants84 .6671.53.42.9 5-13-37-0-3
San Diego Padres84 .6671.54.12.8 4-34-16-0-4
Arizona Diamondbacks48 .3335.54.65.7 2-32-54-0-6
Colorado Rockies38 .2736.04.45.2 3-40-42-0-8

Last Injuries

Colorado Rockies

  • Chris Owings

    Out indefinitely | 10-day IL

    Owings has been assigned to the 10-day injured list with a left thumb sprain, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.

  • Brendan Rodgers

    Early May | out

    Rodgers is out of commission with a right hamstring injury, and he is not projected to make his season debut until the beginning of May.

  • Chris Owings

    Ques Fri | questionable

    Owings exited the previous contest with right hamstring tightness, and it is unknown if he will be in the lineup versus the Giants on Friday.

  • Jon Gray

    Ques Fri | questionable

    Gray left the last game with muscle cramping, and it is unclear if he will be make his next scheduled start Friday versus the Giants.

  • Josh Fuentes

    Ques Tues | questionable

    Fuentes missed the last game with left wrist soreness, and it is unknown if he will face the Diamondbacks on Tuesday.

  • Raimel Tapia

    Prob Sun | probable

    Tapia exited the last game with neck pain due to whiplash, but it is likely that he will be available for Sunday's contest versus the Dodgers.

  • Antonio Senzatela

    Prob Fri | probable

    Senzatela is bothered by a right hamstring strain, but he is expected to be ready for Friday's matchup versus the Dodgers.

Arizona Diamondbacks

  • Christian Walker

    Out indefinitely | 10-day IL

    Walker has been designated for the 10-day injured list with a right oblique strain, and the severity of the injury is unknown.

  • Zac Gallen

    Prob Tues | probable

    Gallen has been activated from the 10-day injured list after recovering from a hairline stress fracture of his right lateral forearm, and he is expected to suit up for Tuesday's battle with the Athletics.

  • Ketel Marte

    Late April | 10-day IL

    Marte has been shifted to the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring injury, and it is projected that he will be out of the lineup until late April.

  • Kole Calhoun

    Late April | 10-day IL

    Calhoun has been posted to the 10-day injured list as he recovers from surgery to repair a medial meniscus tear in his right knee. He is expected to miss four to six weeks.

  • Joakim Soria

    Late April | 10-day IL

    Soria has been added to the 10-day injured list with a strained left calf, and he will not return to action until the later parts of April.

  • Nick Ahmed

    Prob Sat | probable

    Ahmed has been activated from the 10-day injured list after recuperating from patella tendinitis in his right knee, and he is expected to face the Reds on Saturday.

  • Kevin Ginkel

    Ques Thurs | questionable

    Ginkel has missed the last two games due to an illness, and it remains to be seen if he will be active for Thursday's tilt versus the Rockies.

  • Christian Walker

    Prob Sun | probable

    Walker left the previous game with a cut and contusion under his left eye, but it is anticipated that he will be available for Sunday's game versus the Padres.