Ahmed, D-backs outslug Rockies

Nick Ahmed hit one of three Arizona home runs in the sixth inning and drove in four runs, and the Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 8-6 on Monday night in Denver.Jake Lamb and Carson Kelly also went deep in the four-run sixth inning, and Josh Rojas had two hits and an RBI in his major league debut for Arizona.Merrill Kelly (8-12) survived a rough start to go five innings and get his first win since June 12. He allowed six runs on nine hits and two walks with five strikeouts.Archie Bradley pitched a perfect ninth inning for his fourth save.Trevor Story had three hits, including a home run, and Ryan McMahon hit his 13th for the Rockies.Colorado got solo home runs from Story in the fourth, his 27th, and McMahon in the fifth to take a 6-3 lead, but Arizona rallied in the sixth off the Rockies’ bullpen.Lamb led off with a solo homer off Jake McGee. Rojas singled for his first big-league hit, and Ahmed tied it with his 13th homer.Chad Bettis (1-6) came on and gave up a homer to Kelly that lifted the Diamondbacks to a 7-6 lead.

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