Found August 16, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Wilin Rosario walked through the Rockies' clubhouse Wednesday with ice packs on his thighs. All he needed was a tear-away jersey and he would have been a dead ringer for former Houston Oilers running back Earl Campbell. "Who?" Rosario said looking puzzled. Campbell was a bulldozer. Rosario is simply a bull. His work as a designated hitter Friday night at Camden Yards — a double and crucial home run — provided yet another reason to wonder if he'd be better off at a position besides catcher. The Rockies won 6-3 over the Orioles bashing and belting their way to the sixth win in their past seven games. This was unexpected on multiple levels though not by Rockies manager Walt Weiss. "This trip will be different if our offensive carries over" Weiss said. "That's the key." The Rockies are the one team in major-league history that can dominate a homestand and head out on the road with absolutely no momentum. Colorado had lost 22 of its past 29 r...

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Colorado hit four home runs, including a tiebreaking, two-run shot by Wilin Rosario in the seventh inning, and the Rockies beat the Orioles 6-3 Friday night to extend Baltimore's losing streak to four games. Charlie Culberson, Charlie Blackmon and Todd Helton also homered for the Rockies, who have won six of seven. It was Culberson's first major league home run in 55 at...

Kurt Busch throws put first pitch at Rockies game

Kurt Busch threw out the first pitch for Wednesdays game between the Colorado Rockies and San Diego Padres. By all accounts Busch – driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row Chevrolet – zipped the pitch right down the center of the plate. This is hardly the first time that Busch has thrown out the first pitch at a baseball game but the 2004 NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion described it as...
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