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Having lived in Montana for the last 16 years, I have adopted the Colorado Rockies as my home team. The Braves are still my all time team, but the Rockies are a very close second. Going to games and watching the players as well as following the team through the years has grown to be a love. One of my favorite Rockies players and favorite all time baseball players, Todd Helton, has just announced the end to his season with a torn labrum and other hip damage. Helton is one of those players like Chipper Jones that I have watched for a good portion of my life play baseball. He is one of those rare players like Jones who has been with one team, who is the face of the team and the heart of the organization. Helton IS the Rockies. He plays with all of his heart and he is a real leader both on and off the field. To see him out of the game is just another blow to the Rockies lost season. The Rockies have had one of those all time bad seasons. They are 36-68 on the year so far. T...
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