Rockies Open Weekend Series Tonight Against Atlanta
After going 3-3 against the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers in the current homestand, the Colorado Rockies (12-12) host the Atlanta Braves (15-11) in the first of a three game series tonight, before hitting the road next week. Right-hander Guillermo Moscoso will get the start for the Rockies at 6:10 at Coors Field (TV: Root Sports).
Tim Hudson will get his second start of the season for the Braves. Todd Helton is 10-for-15 with four doubles, a homer and seven RBIs in his career against Hudson. The .667 average is Helton’s highest against any pitcher whom he’s faced 15 or more times.
Since the start of the 2000 season, the Braves are 29-12 against the Rockies at home, but sport a losing 19-21 record at Coors Field.
Tickets are available for tonight’s game at Coors Field vs. the Atlanta Braves, and can be purchased by calling (800) 388-ROCK, or click here.