Rockies Rip Royals

The Colorado Rockies got five strong innings on the mound from Juan Nicasio in a 7-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Cactus League play. Nicasio limited the Royals to one run on three hits in his start, striking out four. The Rockies were led offensively by a three-hit day from top prospect Nolan Arenado and two RBI from DJ LeMahieu. After an off day today, the Rockies face San Diego on Thursday.