Todd Helton homers in final home game of career
The Rockies wound up losing to the Red Sox on Wednesday night, but Todd Helton made it memorable on another level.
The Rockies wound up getting trucked 15-5 by the Red Sox on Wednesday night. Mostly, though, it marked the occasion of Todd Helton's final home game. Helton, of course, is retiring at season's end after 17 seasons in the majors. The Rockies supplied him with some nice parting gifts, but the best gift of all came in the second inning, during Helton's first at-bat of the night ...
Great sense of the moment. Great career.