Diamondbacks Vs. Rockies Final Score: Arizona, Colorado End Game In 1-1 10-Inning Tie

Yes, there are ties in baseball -- well, at least in Spring Training (and the 2002 MLB All-Star Game, but that's an event we no longer want to think about). For the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies, Saturday's game at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick ended in a 1-1 tie after 10 innings.

To get the scoring out of the way, the Diamondbacks struck first when they batted in the fourth inning. Paul Goldschmidt worked a walk against Josh Outman and then advanced to third base on a Geoff Blum double. Gerardo Parra drove in Goldschmidt, but third baseman Nolan Arenado made a diving play along the left field line, got the ball in his glove and then fired it off to first to get the out.

In the bottom of the fourth inning, Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki went down to start the inning. Michael Cuddyer drew a walk to keep the inning alive and then advanced to second on a balk (though he would have been picked off if that call was not made). Tyler Colvin followed with a walk. With runners on first and second, Ramon Hernandez singled to left field to score Cuddyer, a result of Jason Kubel being unable to make a successful play on the board. And thus the scoring came to an end.

Hernandez had two of the team's four hits, the other two coming off the sticks of Charlie Blackmon and Wil Nieves. The Diamondbacks were able to get one hit or more off each Rockies pitcher except for Zach Putnam. He allowed zero of the Diamondbacks' hits.

Drew Pomeranz allowed a hit, walked one and struck out two in two innings of work. His opposition, Trevor Bauer, handled the Rockies in the first inning with just seven pitches. He went one more inning to finish with two innings pitched, two strikeouts and zero runs allowed.

The Rockies (0-0-1) return to the Cactus League schedule on Monday with another game against the Diamondbacks.

For more coverage of all things Denver sports, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more in-depth coverage of the Rockies, visit Purple Row. For more updates throughout Spring Training, check out Baseball Nation and MLB Daily Dish.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Denver

You must be a member of SB Nation Denver to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Denver. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Denver

You must be a member of SB Nation Denver to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Denver. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.