D-backs' offense showing ability to start fast

Team has scored 8 first-inning runs in first two games

March 31st, 2018

PHOENIX -- For the second straight night, it didn't take the D-backs' offense long to get rolling.
In their 9-8 win Friday night, Nick Ahmed's three-run homer capped a five-run first inning against Rockies starter and raised the D-backs first-inning run tally to eight in the season's first two games.
After Robbie Ray got out of the top of the first unscathed, Anderson struggled with his command, walking and . The pair came in to score when A.J. Pollock grounded a double down the left-field line.
Anderson then walked Chris Owings and Ahmed hit a changeup down the left-field line for his first homer of the season and a 5-0 Arizona lead.