**SCOTTSDALE –**Ryan McMahon delivered the game-winning single with bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth of the Rockies 2-1 victory against the Royals. McMahon went 2-for-3, raising his batting average to an MLB-leading .462.
Antonio Senzatela is sidelined by an infected blister on his right heel. His status for the start of the season is in question.
Top pitching prospect Peter Lambert started the game and worked 3 2/3 innings, allowing an unearned run on three hits, striking out two.
Trevor Story delivered a game-tying sacrifice fly in the sixth and also had a single.
DJ Johnson, Mike Dunn, Bryan Shaw, Seunghwan Oh, Sam Howard and Ben Bowden combined to work the final 5 1/3 innings, allowing two walks and two hits.
Jon Gray draws the start against the Brewers on Saturday in Maryville. Former Rockie right-hander Jhloulys Chacin will start for the Brewers.
Tyler Anderson got his work in on the back field on Friday, allowing three runs, two earned, on four hits and a walk, striking out one. He threw 72 pitches.