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Troy Tulowitzki will miss 4-6 weeks with a broken rib.The other shoe has dropped, Colorado Rockies fans.For the better part of three months, Rockies fans have been thinking that something has to give. This was a team that struggled to beat the worst teams a year ago. They would routinely find new ways to lose in 2012, and they showed no signs of life.It was baffling to Rockies fans when they made very few moves in the offseason, with the exception of having Walt Weiss fill the vacant managerial role that was left when Jim Tracy resigned, with very little persuasion from the front office to reconsider.As good as it was early on for the Rockies, the feeling was always in the back of fans minds that the good start the team had enjoyed was a mirage. After struggling through the desert of despair for the majority of two seasons, it looked like there was a savory river to drink from, one that was oh so close. Instead, the reality that the river was a mirage set in on Thursday, and it came...
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