Watch: D-backs’ Corbin Carroll hits go-ahead 2-run double in MLB debut

Aug 29, 2022, 9:03 PM | Updated: Aug 30, 2022, 12:45 pm

It was a highly anticipated night at Chase Field on Monday, with Arizona Diamondbacks top prospect Corbin Carroll making his MLB debut against the Philadelphia Phillies.

He wasted little time making an impact, delivering the biggest hit of the night in the fifth inning in what would be a 13-7 win for the D-backs.

Known for his prowess as a hitter, Carroll showed just why with a go-ahead two-run double, marking his first career hit and RBIs in the majors.

The double gave the D-backs a 9-7 lead after trailing 7-0 as the Phillies jumped on starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner.

He would later score for the second time of the game, crossing home plate on an RBI-walk.

The D-backs would score 13 unanswered runs to come from behind and beat the Phillies, with Carroll playing his part.

He finished the night going 1-for-5 with a strikeout.

Playing in right field, Carroll saw immediate action in his debut recording the first out of the game on a deep fly ball from Phillies leadoff hitter Kyle Schwarber.

His first at-bat came in the bottom of the third, where he hit a high-chopper to second.

Carroll was thrown out by Jean Segura, but certainly showed off his speed in the process.

His second at-bat came with runners on the corners during a D-backs’ rally in the fourth inning.

The outfielder sent another one Segura’s way, but the Phillies second baseman committed an error which allowed a run to score and Carroll to reach first safely.

He would, however, cross home plate for the first time as a big leaguer on a bases-clearing double from catcher Carson Kelly that capped off a six-run fourth inning for Arizona.

Fellow outfielder and rookie Stone Garrett joined in on the fun too, blasting a deep home run to left for his second in as many games.

The D-backs and Phillies continues their series Tuesday at 6:40 p.m. on 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station.

Penguin Air

Arizona Diamondbacks

Zac Gallen #23 of the Arizona Diamondbacks checks a runner at first base during the first inning ag...
Associated Press

D-backs blanked by Brewers in Zac Gallen’s final start of season

D-backs Zac Gallen stuck out six and allowed three runs over 5.0 innings in his final start of the season on Tuesday night.
21 hours ago
Corbin Carroll #7 of the Arizona Diamondbacks advances to third base on a single by Carson Kelly #1...
Jake Anderson

D-backs rookie Corbin Carroll paces fastest home-to-3rd time since 2020

Arizona Diamondbacks rookie outfielder Corbin Carroll has hit the ground running since making his MLB debut on Aug. 29.
21 hours ago
Joe Mantiply #35 of the Arizona Diamondbacks throws a pitch during the ninth inning against the Mil...
Associated Press

Diamondbacks bullpen blows 2 late leads in extra-inning loss to Brewers

The D-backs bullpen blew a three-run lead in the 9th inning and a one-run lead in the 10th in Monday night's 6-5 loss to the Brewers.
2 days ago
Arizona Diamondbacks' Stone Garrett hits a double against the San Francisco Giants during the eight...
Arizona Sports

Stone Garrett embraces competition for spot in Diamondbacks’ outfield

Stone Garrett is using the final week of the Diamondbacks' season to cement the notion that he belongs in Major League Baseball on a regular basis.
2 days ago
Arizona Diamondbacks' Jake McCarthy slides home to score against the San Francisco Giants during th...
Associated Press

Diamondbacks bullpen blows lead in extras vs. Giants

David Villar hit a two-run single in the 10th inning to give the Giants a 4-3 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday.
3 days ago
Emmanuel Rivera #15 of the Arizona Diamondbacks prepares for a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...
Alex Weiner

D-backs place Emmanuel Rivera on IL, select INF Jake Hager

The D-backs selected infielder Jake Hager Sunday from Triple-A Reno to replace Emmanuel Rivera on the roster. 
3 days ago
Watch: D-backs’ Corbin Carroll hits go-ahead 2-run double in MLB debut