LOOK: Three guesses as to what the Rockies gave Todd Helton

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Rockies lifer Todd Helton played the final home game of his career on Wednesday night. So what did the Rockies present Helton with as a token of their appreciation? A rocking chair? Some kind of weird photo montage? A golden bat? No. As it turns out, they ponied up (pun intended, soon to make sense) for something much cooler ... 

By golly, that's a horse! An objectively adorable horse, at that!

Now, parents all over Colorado will forevermore tell their young children that if they don't go to sleep soon, then they'll soon hear the approaching hoofbeats of Horseman Todd, who will get them good. 

Here's what that might look like ... 

Todd Helton has a horse!

CBS Sports Writer

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

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