Oct 5, 2007

If you need a reason to root for a team, this is it.


I heard this story this morning on the radio. The thing that makes this so good of a story is that teams are notorious for bickering about who gets what amount of money when it comes to the playoffs. To award any portion of playoff money to a AA affiliate is unprecedented.

Here is the whole story.

10 comments:

  1. Way to go! Great decision!

    And this is really embarrassing to say SD, but I didn't know that Colorado had a baseball team. Don't yell! Don't ban me! They're called the Colorado Rockies? Oh brother. :)

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  2. Yeah Grant, whatever... :^)

    Zed: That's right Zed, we finally got a major league team in 93, we have had AAA baseball forever around here.

    The Rockies are the second team to have the name, the first Colorado Rockies was a hockey team.

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  3. Go Phillies!



    although, the Rockies are a KICKIN team. they are making the Phillies really work for it.

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  4. Drats! oh well, at least they got to the playoffs.

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  5. I'm rooting for the Rockies (and the Red Sox and Indians). Thank god the Cubs got eliminated, so we don't have to worry about them...

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  6. GKL: Yeah, now that the Broncos suck...

    Teri: No hard feelings?

    JY: I loved your post about leaning into your sons ear and telling him Cubs are bums!

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  7. How can anyone NOT like the Rockies? Todd Helton's goat-tee alone has me sold!

    When I lived in Colorado (briefly) we went to a game at Coors Field, love that place. I have always followed the Rocks and was SO happy to see them turn it on toward the end, and now I hope they can keep their momentum against the D-Backs.

    And yeah, this story is awesome, shows a lot of heart on a team.

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