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Helton, CarGo lead Rox to win in Game 1

Helton, CarGo lead Rox to win in Game 1

MLB.com Updated Apr 16, 2013
Todd Helton delivered his second game-turning hit in as many games, a two-run single with the bases loaded in the fifth inning, to power the Rockies past the Mets, 8-4, in the first game of a doubleheader played in bitter temperatures at Coors Field on …
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  • In Denver, No Business Like Snow Business

    In Denver, No Business Like Snow Business

    Coors Field employees - and Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson - helped remove snow from the ballpark before a doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday.
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  • Collins honored to wear Robinson's No. 42

    Collins honored to wear Robinson's No. 42

    MLB.com Apr 16, 2013
    Mets manager Terry Collins, who spent years as an instructor in the Dodgers organization, said even that dramatic retelling in "42" could not quite depict the horrors of everyday life for Jackie Robinson.
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  • Mets-Rockies Last Night Was Really, Really Snowed Out

    Mets-Rockies Last Night Was Really, Really Snowed Out

    deadspin.com Apr 16, 2013
    It's April, right? Like, the month in which the crocuses pop up and the skies yield warm water every 20 minutes or so? The month in which, save for a few chilly nights, baseball is played at its proper temperatures, before summer stickiness sets in?Read…
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  • Video - Rockies Double Up Mets 8-4 00:31

    Rockies Double Up Mets 8-4

    Apr 16
    Todd Helton's hit lifts Rockies past Mets.
  • Video - Rockies Rally, Walk Off Against Mets 00:36

    Rockies Rally, Walk Off Against Mets

    Apr 16
    With two outs in the tenth inning, Jordan Pacheco singled to right to drive in the game-winning run for the Rockies.

Sports Columnists

  • Marcus Smart will return to Oklahoma State Cowboys, source says

    Apr 16
    Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart, projected as an NBA lottery pick, will return to school for his sophomore season, a source confirmed Tuesday.
  • Peter King: Even in wake of tragedy, we can't change who we are; mail

    Apr 16
    Monday, and Boston, struck us all in different ways. I thought of the nearly three years my wife and I called Boston home, of the sights and local businesses we frequented in the area, and the people that worked there. The Marathon Sports store, at the …
  • ESPN.com picks: 2012-13 Most Valuable Player

    Apr 16
    Our NBA experts cast their votes for 2012-13 Most Valuable Player.
  • ESPN.com picks: 2012-13 Most Valuable Player

    Apr 16
    Our NBA experts cast their votes for 2012-13 Most Valuable Player.