Originally posted on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 6/12/13
Tyler Colvin stated his case on Tuesday night.Apparently Tyler Colvin knows how to make his case better than the guy he was traded for, Ian Stewart.The Colorado Rockies outfielder, called up over the weekend after being optioned to Triple-A after a poor spring training, showed that he believes he should be at the big league level. On a hot night at Coors Field on Tuesday, Colvin made the most of his first 2013 start, launching two home runs, to help the Rockies win 8-3 over the Nationals.Colvin's first home run came in the 5th inning, tying the game at two. It kicked off the scoring for the Rockies, who ended up putting five runs on the board in that inning, as Carlos Gonzalez added a three-run bomb to give the Rockies a lead.In the 8th inning, Colvin went deep again, another two run homer, that gave the Rockies some breathing room after Ian Desmond had plated a Nationals run in the top half of the inning to bring Washington within two runs. The two-run homer for Colvin made sure th...
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