Originally posted on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 4/9/12
It didn't take Jim Tracy long.Many of the Colorado Rockies fans were ready to turn the page from a failed 2011 season. Many were ready to give Tracy another chance to prove that he is a good manager. Many were ready to chalk up his losing ways to him managing a group of players who would rather have been doing something else instead of being at the ballpark. Many were ready for an April in which Tracy showed that with a group of veterans, he could push the right buttons.Jim Tracy cost the Rockies a win on Sunday.Instead, Tracy dashed the hopes of fans before the team ever arrived in Denver.On Sunday, Tracy was in mid-season form. Three games into the brand new season, he decided it was a good time to give a couple of guys a rest. And by a couple of guys, he meant half of the lineup.Todd Helton was on the bench, Marco Scutaro was on the bench, Chris Nelson, on the bench, Dexter Fowler, on the bench, Ramon Hernandez, on the bench.With the Rockies up 2-1, thanks to a phenomenal outing ...
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