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The Colorado Rockies are holding shortstop Troy Tulowitzki out of the lineup because of soggy weather and not soreness in his legs.
Tulowitzki says he ran before the game Wednesday against the New York Yankees and his legs ''felt good.''
But given the damp conditions expected throughout the night the Rockies elected to play it safe and sit the All-Star out for a second straight game.
Manager Walt Weiss, trainer Keith Dugger and Tulowitzki met in Weiss' office for quite a bit before reaching the decision. Tulowitzki says he will be available to pinch hit and ''hopefully come up in a big spot and get a big hit for the team.''
Tulowitzki missed most of last season with a groin injury that required surgery to remove scar tissue.
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Troy Tulowitzki simply can't stay healthy.The fact is, two runs won't do it on most nights.The Colorado Rockies got a great pitching performance on Tuesday night, which helped them win a 2-0 game. On Wednesday night, the offense once again only scored two runs. In most ballparks, two runs won't cut it. At Coors Field, the chances are that much more slim.The Rockies got...
Colorado Rockies mohawk dude is back for another season. This time, he is paying homage to All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki with his ridiculously high hair.
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Y'all are watching the best all around shortstop in the big leagues! Andrelton Simmons.
— Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10...
The Colorado Rockies held shortstop Troy Tulowitzki out of the lineup last night against the New York Mets, as the All-Star continues to deal with soreness in his left leg, according to The Associated Press.
Rockies trainer Keith Dugger told reporters that Tulowitzki is experiencing minor swelling in his left adductor, near the groin. It's close to the area that required...
This Colorado Rockies fan is rocking a massive mohawk dedicated to the Rockies and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki.
Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton put in a plea of “guilty” on Tuesday regarding his arrest on Feb 6, 2013. Helton was initially charged with driving under the influence and careless driving but those charges were dismissed as a part of a plea deal Tuesday. Helton was remorseful and apologized in court [...]
Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton has been sentenced to a year of probation and 24 hours of community service after pleading guilty to driving while ability-impaired.
The Denver Post reported Helton entered his plea Tuesday in an Adams County courtroom in the northeast Denver suburb of Brighton.
Helton was arrested Feb. 6 in Thornton, another suburb. Police said he told...
Jorge De La Rosa was phenomenal on Tuesday.Jorge De La Rosa came into spring training as the biggest question mark for the Colorado Rockies in 2013.After a year-and-a-half recovery process from Tommy John surgery, coupled with De La Rosa's past issues with his own psyche, to come into 2013 leaning on De La Rosa as a dependable starting pitcher for the Rockies was one of the many...
According to a report from The Denver Post, Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton pleaded guilty to DUI charges stemming from a February incident where he was pulled over by police while allegedly driving to a store to buy lottery tickets while intoxicated. Helton reportedly told the police that he had drank “two igloo cups of red wine,” and along with statement came the...
The Colorado Rockies finished a three game series with a 3-1 loss to the New York Yankees. The game ended a six-game home stand in which the Rockies went just 2-4.In the series, the Rockies scored a total of five runs. The potent offense suddenly was shutdown, and it wasn't by the typical set of Yankees pitchers that have shutdown solid offenses for years. The only dominant Yankee...
Rockies first baseman Todd Helton has been sentenced to a year of probation and 24 hours of community service after pleading guilty to driving while ability-impaired.
The Denver Post reports (http://tinyurl.com/cnzp944 ) Helton entered his plea Tuesday in an Adams County courtroom in the northeast Denver suburb of Brighton.
Helton was arrested Feb. 6 in Thornton, another suburb...
The new baseball season has been full of surprises, but none more shocking than how well the Colorado Rockies have started off the 2013 season. Colorado was picked by most experts to be in the bottom of the NL West Division, but they have proved them wrong with their strong start.
The main reason that the Rockies are playing terrific baseball is the play of their catcher Wilin Rosario...
Think you're a huge fan of the Colorado Rockies? You might want to rethink that when you see this epic photo of one diehard fan's mohawk.
Check out the photo of it which shows the Rockies logo on one side and the MLB logo on the other with the last name of Rockies slugger Troy Tulowitzki written into it:
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Rockies first baseman Todd Helton has been sentenced to a year
of probation and 24 hours of community service after pleading
guilty to driving while ability-impaired.
Photo Credit: BeGreen90 on Flickr
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