Originally written April 15, 2012 on Rockies Review:
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Helton delivered again on Saturday.Friday night wasn't enough for Todd Helton.On Saturday night, with the rain and wind making it completely miserable to be playing or watching baseball, it looked like the Colorado Rockies would be the victims of an ugly, weather marred game.Instead, for the second straight night, a veteran in his twilight showed that he still has some gas in the tank.With two outs in the bottom of the 9th inning, Helton strolled to the plate with the theme song from "Superman" playing over the Coors Field speakers. The Rockies, who had found themselves down a run after losing their momentum to a rain delay, were in need of a hero.Marco Scutaro, a 38-year old veteran himself, led off the inning by getting plunked on the upper back by Diamondbacks closer JJ Putz. Perhaps setting the stage, Scutaro went down to the ground, undoubtedly in pain. With the temperature at 38 degrees, a baseball hitting the body doesn't feel good. However, Scutaro bounced ...
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