Rockies 7, D-Backs 5

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Aaron Cook had his sinker working in Colorado's 7-5 victory over Arizona this afternoon in Tucson.

He allowed one run in three innings. Cook gave up two hits including Chris Young's first homer of the spring and a triple by Orlando Hudson.

Batting in the leadoff spot, Young had a double and a homer for his first two hits of the spring, and he drove in two runs. Young had struck out three times in his first seven spring at-bats.

Arizona manager Bob Melvin says he's happy to see Young making solid contact.

The Diamondbacks' pitching news wasn't as positive. They scratched starter Micah Owings with a sore shoulder.

Owings was replaced by right-hander Dustin Nippert, who gave up three runs on two hits in two innings.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 16203657 - kktv.com/a?a=16203657
Gray Television, Inc.