D-backs Look to Build on Opening Day Win


Photography: Jordan Megenhardt

The D-backs opened the season with a dramatic, extra-inning win Friday afternoon, complete with a terrific bullpen performance and a save for new closer J.J. Putz.

Putz on Opening Day:

Arizona got a three-run home run from Justin Upton and six strong innings from starter Ian Kennedy.

Justin Upton on Opening Day:

Ian Kennedy on Opening Day:

The D-backs will look to repeat the performance today in Denver, as Daniel Hudson takes the mound for his first start of 2011.

Time: 5:10 p.m.
TV: Fox Sports Arizona
Radio: Sports 620 KTAR

D-backs lineup:
Bloomquist SS
Johnson 2B
Upton RF
Young CF
Roberts 3B
Montero C
Nady 1B
Parra LF
Hudson P

Rockies lineup:
Fowler8 CF
Smith RF
Gonzalez LF
Tulowitzki SS
Helton 1B
Lopez 2B
Stewart 3B
Iannetta C
De La Rosa P

Opening Day photos from D-backs photographers Jon Willey and Jordan Megenhardt:

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