Arizona Diamondbacks' Wacky Ride to the Playoffs #1: Opening Day in Colorado, April 16
It was the kind of game that the D-Backs lost just about every time last year -- a game in which they lost a lead late and had to go into extra innings.
The D-Backs started Ian Kennedy -- who would have ever guessed that the gritty right-hander would end up winning 21 games and be in the hunt for the NL Cy Young award (certainly not us)!
But Gerardo Parra -- one of our favorite D-Backs -- led off the 11th inning with a single, and Willie Bloomquist, whose acquisition before the season proved critical, got what turned out to be the game-winning single.
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