Originally written August 29, 2012 on Rockies Review:
The Rockies young players are fun to watch.The Colorado Rockies continue their charge. On Tuesday night they soundly defeated the team that has made the most headlines over the past week for the second night in a row, the Los Angeles Dodgers.The Rockies won 8-4, soundly defeating Chris Capuano, a pitcher who dominated them less than three months ago. The crazy part of the Rockies sudden resurgence is the fact that they are doing it with players who most fans didn't know would factor in to the 2012 season.The lineup didn't include anyone with the last name Tulowitzki, Gonzalez, Helton, or Cuddyer. In fact, the lineup only had three people who were on the Opening Day roster. The reality for the Rockies has been the fact that these young players have been more exciting than the veterans who aren't in the lineup.Josh Rutledge, the future second baseman who is manning shortstop while Tulowitzki rehabs his groin, continued to show that he is for real. In the first inning he ne...
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