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Fans gather to watch the inaugural game at the new Salt River Fields between the Colorado Rockies and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Salt River Fields on February 26, 2011 in Scottsdale, Arizona.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Fans gather to watch the inaugural game at the new Salt River Fields between the Colorado Rockies and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Salt River Fields on February 26, 2011 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Colorado ace Ubaldo Jimenez threw two scoreless if slightly shaky innings and the Rockies inaugurated the fancy new spring training facility they share with Arizona by beating the Diamondbacks 8-7 in 10 innings Saturday.

Ryan Spilborghs and Craig Reynolds each doubled in two runs off Arizona relievers in front of a capacity crowd of about 12,514 at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, the $130 million complex built by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.

Kelly Johnson had a solo home run for the Diamondbacks. Non-roster invitee Paul Goldschmidt, who played at Class A Visalia last season, hit a two-out, three-run homer off fellow minor leaguer Adam Jorgenson in Arizona’s five-run ninth.

Charlie Blackman homered off Daniel Stange in the 10th for what proved to be the winning run.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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