Originally posted on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 6/22/13
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The Rockies used their BP jerseys to bring some luck on Saturday.Apparently the problem for the Colorado Rockies was their jerseys.Baseball is a weird game, played by very unique people. No greater example of that can be seen than the superstitious beliefs that players hold.On Saturday, with the Rockies mired in a five game losing streak that has seen them dive to fourth place in the National League West, starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin made an interesting decision.In an effort to change the team's luck, Chacin decided that the Rockies would wear their batting practice jerseys in the game, instead of their traditional road grays or their purple tops in an effort to shake their bad luck at the plate and score a bunch of runs. Of course, as luck would have it, the Rockies offense scored three runs before Chacin took the mound.The Rockies had scored just eight runs in their previous five games. On Saturday, the scored seven runs, in route to a 7-1 win over the Washington Nationals.Whil...
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