Yonder Alonso starting for Rockies in finale with Diamondbacks

Colorado Rockies first baseman Yonder Alonso is starting in Wednesday afternoon's series finale versus right-hander Mike Leake and the Arizona Diamondbacks.

What It Means:

Alonso is replacing Daniel Murphy on first base and batting fifth.

Alonso has hit .317 with a 1.063 OPS through 25 games with the Rockies.