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The Opening Day starting pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks in their inaugural baseball games as a major league franchise was Andy Benes.

Andy Benes

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The all-time leader in Arizona Diamondbacks history for single-season triples is Tony Womack.  Womack connected for 14 triples over the course of the 2000 baseball season.

Tony Womack

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Matt Williams was the first player on the Arizona Diamondbacks to drive in more than 120 runs in a single season.  At the conclusion of the 1999 baseball season, Williams had 142 RBI.

matt williams

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The first player in Arizona Diamondbacks history to hit for the cycle was Luis Gonzalez.  He accomplished the feat on July 7, 2000.

Luis Gonzalez