Goodbye to Todd Helton and Andy Pettitte

With all the hoopla surrounding New York Yankees closer, Mariano Rivera, two retiring baseball greats may have been overlooked as the 2013 season came to a close. Todd Helton, the first baseman for the Colorado Rockies, and Andy Pettitte, a pitcher for the New York Yankees, played their final games in Major League uniforms over the weekend.

Streaking Tulo Puts Rockies Back in Playoff Hunt

Don’t look now, but the Rockies are within 2 games of the NL West lead and within 4 games of the NL Wildcard. And who do we have to thank this year? Troy Tulowitzki of course, whose onslaught of home runs in the past 2+ weeks has the Rockies yet again within striking distance of a playoff spot. The Rockies are certainly the team to watch, heading down the final stretch.