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Rockies fan tries to become team organist

Posted at 11:06 AM, Aug 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-22 18:05:27-04

(KUSA) Collin Ingram was watching a broadcast of the series in Atlanta over the weekend when the commentators applauded the talents of the Braves’ live organist. It prompted him to send a tweet directly to the Rockies.

“@Rockies how many retweets for you to buy an organ and let me be the Coors Field organist next season?” he wrote.

Minutes later the team responded, “5,280,000.”

That prompted a flurry of retweets that as of Tuesday night have amassed to well over 110,000 retweets.

“I didn’t think it was that good of tweet when I made it so it’s wild that this is easily the most popular tweet that I’ve had. By, like, a mile,” said Ingram who explains it was just a joke.

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