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1 year 1 week ago

Broncos to Honor Todd Helton on Sunday

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Former Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton, who retired last month after a 17-year career in the major leagues, will serve as an honorary captain on Sunday when the Denver Broncos host the Jacksonville Jaguars (2:05 p.m. MDT kickoff). The Broncos will honor Helton and his illustrious...

1 year 8 months ago

Rockies' Helton arrested on DUI charge

DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Rockies say first baseman Todd Helton has been arrested on a charge of driving under the influence. The team says Helton was arrested Wednesday morning in the Denver suburb of Thornton. No other details have been released. Team spokesman Nick Piburn says Helton had no...

3 years 2 months ago

Phillies complete sweep of Rockies

DENVER (AP) - Roy Halladay fought through an erratic outing for his NL-leading 14th victory, Ryan Howard drove in four runs with a homer and a double and the Philadelphia Phillies completed a sweep of Colorado with an 8-6 win over the Rockies on Wednesday. Halladay (14-4), pitching in his...

3 years 5 months ago

Helton homers twice as Rox edge Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) - Todd Helton hit two home runs and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 Tuesday night. Jorge De La Rosa (4-0) allowed one earned run in seven innings and Huston Street gave up a solo homer to Alfonso Soriano leading off the ninth before closing out...

3 years 6 months ago

Rox complete mini-sweep of Dodgers

DENVER (AP) - Todd Helton and Troy Tulowitzki homered in leading the Colorado Rockies past the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-5 Wednesday for a two-game sweep. Jason Hammel (1-0) was the beneficiary of the pop in the middle of Colorado's lineup, picking up the win despite allowing two home runs in...

3 years 7 months ago

Rockies edge Royals in 10

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Alex Gordon and Mike Aviles each hit a home run for the Kansas City Royals, who dropped a 4-3 decision to the Colorado Rockies on Friday in 10 innings. Consecutive two-out errors by Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas allowed Tom Field to score on Chris Nelson's...

3 years 7 months ago

Rockies rally for win over Brewers

PHOENIX (AP) - Ryan Braun belted a three-run homer in the third inning, Hernan Iribarren hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th and the Colorado Rockies rallied for a 9-8 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday. The Rockies went ahead with three runs in top of the ninth on...

4 years 2 months ago

Helton's big night helps Rox edge Braves

DENVER (AP) - Todd Helton's first four-hit game in more than a year included the tiebreaking RBI single off Jonny Venters in the eighth inning Monday night that lifted the Colorado Rockies to a 5-4 win over the Atlanta Braves. Helton singled over second base to score Carlos Gonzalez from...

4 years 3 months ago

Helton goes on DL

DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Rockies placed first baseman Todd Helton on the 15-day disabled list with a stiff back and purchased the contract of Brad Eldred from Triple-A Colorado Springs on Wednesday. Helton, 36, has been bothered by a sore back for more than a week and has played...

4 years 5 months ago

Cubs complete 2-game sweep of Rockies

CHICAGO (AP) - Carlos Silva pitched six strong innings to remain unbeaten and the Chicago Cubs overcame Todd Helton's first home run of the season to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2 on Tuesday night. Tyler Colvin had three hits and fellow rookie Starlin Castro drove in two runs for the...

4 years 5 months ago

Rox continue to juggle lineup

DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Rockies have juggled their lineup against Philadelphia with Carlos Gonzalez out of the country, Troy Tulowitzki day to day with a strained thigh muscle, Brad Hawpe back from an injury and Todd Helton getting a mental break. The best news for the Rockies was Monday's...

4 years 7 months ago

Helton signs two-year contract extension

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The Colorado Rockies and Todd Helton have agreed to a two-year, $9.9 million contract extension that runs through the 2013 season. As part of the deal announced on Thursday by the Rockies, the first baseman also agreed to defer $13.1 million of his $19 million salary...

4 years 8 months ago

Rockies finalize 1-year deal for Jason Giambi

The Colorado Rockies have finalized a one-year deal to bring Jason Giambi back to Denver to back up Todd Helton at first base. The Rockies also signed left-handed pitcher Jimmy Gobble and right-handed pitcher Justin Speier to minor league contracts on Thursday. Both pitchers were invited to spring training...

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