Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 11/15/14
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Baseball doesn't seem to matter after the day Colorado had.The Colorado Rockies played a baseball game on Friday night in San Diego. Carlos Gonzalez hit a grand slam. Earlier in the day, the Rockies dealt Jeremy Guthrie to the Kansas City Royals. The Rockies lost the game 9-5, but it didn't really matter.It all seemed pretty meaningless when compared with what the state that they call home is dealing with.The Rockies were classy. They honored the victims of the Aurora theatre shooting with a jersey in the dugout, they also wore eye black with the date on it. It was classy, but it would probably be a fair assumption to think that most fans really weren't interested in a win or a loss on this day.However, the games must be played. Once again, however, sports fans are reminded how petty their game is in the grand scheme of things. Colorado seems like it has been in the national spotlight far too many times in recent months, and had it's fair share of unthinkable tragedies dating back t...
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