Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 10/14/14
Ubaldo Jimenez wasted no time in showing what he thinks about the face of the Colorado Rockies. With his first pitch, he drilled Troy Tulowitzki in the back, dropped his glove and enticed Tulo to charge the mound.The benches cleared and Tulo left with an apparent elbow injury.Everyone knows the history. Jimenez, jealous of Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez's contract extensions, came to camp mad. He wanted out of Colorado. Feeling that the team had slapped him in the face, he felt betrayed.After Jimenez tanked the 2011 season and was traded to Cleveland, the war of words began.Rockies fans anger has quickly turned towards Jimenez after Sunday's events. However, maybe the situation points to some deeper issues.Make no mistake, Jimenez has been extremely immature in the situation. He has shown his true colors. He has shown why a guy with his talent took so long to make it to the big leagues, and why he took so much time becoming dominant. He shows that he holds grudges and he sho...
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