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Todd Helton's final days in a Rockies uniform is the only reason to watch.Some people might be tired of hearing about Todd Helton at his point.However, when the Colorado Rockies lose 15-5 and 11-0 in consecutive baseball games, late in September in a season on the brink of being a 90-loss campaign, there really isn't too much more to talk about.Helton homered and doubled in his final game at Coors Field on Wednesday, putting his career total at 369 home runs and 592 doubles. Throw in 37 career triples, do the arithmetic and the total comes to 998 career extra base hits in Helton's illustrious career.With two games to go in the Rockies legend's career, he could conceivably finish with an even 1,000 extra base hits.The debate over Helton's Hall of Fame status can begin at a later date. However, digging deep into his stats reveals one thing, he may not have one single statistic that guarantees enshrinement, but there also isn't one statistic that is completely l...
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