PHOENIX -- Justin Morneau hit a three-run homer in the first inning and Tyler Matzek tossed five-plus quality innings before exiting with an injury as the Rockies topped the D-backs, 5-4, on Monday night at Chase Field.
The loss was the fourth in a row for the D-backs, who have dropped five of six games on this homestand.
Barry M. Bloom is a national reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, Boomskie on Baseball. Follow @boomskie on Twitter. Steve Gilbert is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Inside the D-backs, and follow him on Twitter @SteveGilbertMLB. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.