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Boxscore > Colorado 6, Arizona 2
Estes bests Big Unit in opener
Shawn Estes held Arizona to two hits and one run over seven innings in the opener for both teams. He struck out three and induced 13 groundball outs.

Charles Johnson belted a two-run homer off Randy Johnson, and rookie Luis Gonzalez hit a two-run homer in his Major League debut.

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Shawn Estes defeated Arizona for only the third time in 11 career decisions. (Matt York/AP)
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Luis Gonzalez homered in the first and the ninth, but in between those two hits, the D-Backs managed just one hit -- a sixth-inning single by Steve Finley.

Randy Johnson allowed three runs on six hits over six innings, He struck out six, walked three and hit a batter in his second straight Opening Day loss.

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Colorado (1-0)
Won 1
Colorado 6, Arizona 2  
Arizona (0-1)
Lost 1
April 6, 2004
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Colorado
0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3   6 11 0
Arizona
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   2 3 0
Standings through 4/6/04  |  Gameday  |  Rockies Stats  |  Diamondbacks Stats
ColoradoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gonzalez, 2B5122010.400
Clayton, SS5010000.200
Helton, 1B42401001.000
Wilson, CF3011213.333
Castilla, 3B4011122.250
Pellow, LF4000023.000
Fuentes, P0000000.000
a-Sweeney, PH1000002.000
Chacon, P0000000.000
Burnitz, RF2100110.000
Johnson, C4222001.500
Estes, P3000011.000
Hocking, LF0000000.000
Totals3561165812 

a-Grounded out for Fuentes in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Helton (1, Johnson), Wilson (1, Johnson), Castilla (1, Valverde).
HR: Johnson (1, 4th inning off Johnson, 1 on, 1 out), Gonzalez (1, 9th inning off Valverde, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Gonzalez 5; Clayton; Helton 5; Wilson 2; Castilla 2; Johnson 5.
RBI: Johnson 2 (2), Wilson (1), Gonzalez 2 (2), Castilla (1).
2-out RBI: Castilla.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pellow 2, Castilla, Sweeney 2.
S: Hocking.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Helton (1, 3rd base off Johnson/Mayne).
CS: Wilson (1, 3rd base by Johnson/Mayne), Gonzalez (1, 2nd base by Koplove/Mayne).

FIELDING
DP: (Gonzalez-Clayton-Helton).

 
ArizonaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Finley, CF4010011.250
Alomar, 2B2000200.000
Gonzalez, L, LF4222003.500
Sexson, 1B4000020.000
Cintron, SS3000100.000
Hillenbrand, 3B4000001.000
Bautista, RF3000010.000
Mayne, C2000010.000
b-Kata, PH1000000.000
Estalella, C0000000.000
Johnson, P1000000.000
a-Colbrunn, PH1000000.000
Koplove, P0000000.000
Villarreal, P0000000.000
c-Baerga, PH0000100.000
Valverde, P0000000.000
Totals29232455 

a-Grounded out for Johnson in the 6th. b-Grounded out for Mayne in the 8th. c-Walked for Villarreal in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Gonzalez, L 2 (2, 1st inning off Estes, 0 on, 2 out; 9th inning off Chacon, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Finley; Gonzalez, L 8.
RBI: Gonzalez, L 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Gonzalez, L.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gonzalez, L.
GIDP: Gonzalez, L.
Team LOB: 4.

 
ColoradoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Estes (W, 1-0)7.02112311.29
Fuentes (H, 1)1.00001100.00
Chacon 1.01111119.00
 
ArizonaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Johnson (L, 0-1)6.06333614.50
Koplove 1.01001100.00
Villarreal 1.00000100.00
Valverde 1.043310127.00

HBP: Burnitz (by Johnson).
Pitches-strikes: Estes 83-45, Fuentes 15-9, Chacon 22-12, Johnson 114-76, Koplove 16-7, Villarreal 9-8, Valverde 27-16.
Ground outs-fly outs: Estes 13-5, Fuentes 1-1, Chacon 2-0, Johnson 5-6, Koplove 1-0, Villarreal 1-1, Valverde 3-0.
Batters faced: Estes 24, Fuentes 4, Chacon 5, Johnson 27, Koplove 4, Villarreal 3, Valverde 8.
Umpires: HP: Randy Marsh. 1B: Larry Vanover. 2B: Sam Holbrook. 3B: Paul Nauert.
Weather: 78 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:35.
Att: 46,949.

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