Todd Helton homers in final home game of career

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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. 

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. A member of the BBWAA, He's the author of three books, the most recent being... Full Bio

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