Tyronne Taylor’s solo home run highlighted a three-run eighth inning and Milwaukee (7-2) rallied to beat host Colorado 6-5 in Scottsdale, Arizona.
First baseman Eric Thames and designated hitter Jett Bandy each led Milwaukee with two of the team’s 12 hits.
Zach Davies allowed a run on two hits and a walk in two innings, before Chase Anderson, who slots in at No. 3 in Milwaukee's rotation, followed Davies and pitched three innings. He gave up a run on four hits and a walk.
Brandon Woodruff allowed three runs on four hits and a walk in one inning.
Trevor Story and Ryan McMahon both homered for the first time for Colorado. Rockies starter Kyle Freeland, who is vying for a spot in the back of the rotation, pitched three innings and allowed three runs on five hits and a walk.