3:10 PM ET, October 1, 2009
Coors Field, Denver, Colorado
DENVER -- It's a Rocktober redux for the Colorado Rockies, who are back in the playoffs after a one-year hiatus."It stings," Troy Tulowitzki said as he squinted away the tears that were flushing the champagne out of his eyes. "But I've never forgotten '07 and it's great to experience it again. It never gets old."
Hunt For October
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• The Rockies clinched a postseason berth and became the sixth team ever to go from 12 games under .500 to the postseason in a non-strike season.
• Colorado set a team record with its 91st win and is 23 games over .500 for the first time in franchise history
• The Brewers have lost four in a row.
• Brad Hawpe homered and now has an RBI in four of his last five games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Colorado's previous best mark was 90-73 in 2007, when it won a wild-card tiebreaker over San Diego in 13 innings. ... The Rockies drew 2,665,080 fans, their highest total since 2002.
DENVER - OCTOBER 01: Rockies fans cheer as Aaron Cook #28 of the Colorado Rockies is walked with the bases loaded...(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Regular Season Series
|1st||G Atkins singled to left, T Helton scored, T Tulowitzki to second.||0||1|
|3rd||T Tulowitzki singled to left, R Spilborghs scored, T Helton to second.||0||2|
|3rd||G Atkins doubled to deep right, T Helton scored, T Tulowitzki to third.||0||3|
|3rd||A Cook walked, T Tulowitzki scored, G Atkins to third, C Iannetta to second.||0||4|
|3rd||D Fowler walked, G Atkins scored, C Iannetta to third, A Cook to second.||0||5|
|6th||R Braun homered to left.||1||5|
|6th||G Atkins singled to center, T Helton scored, T Tulowitzki to third.||1||6|
|6th||A Cook walked, T Tulowitzki scored, M McCoy to third, C Barmes to second.||1||7|
|8th||B Hawpe homered to right center, C Iannetta scored.||1||9|
|9th||M Cameron doubled to deep right center, P Fielder scored.||2||9|
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|Stadium||Coors Field, Denver, CO|
|Attendance||38,098 (75.6% full) - % is based on regular season capacity|
|Weather||54 degrees, partly cloudy|
|Umpires||Home Plate - Jim Joyce, First Base - Gerry Davis, Second Base - Bill Miller, Third Base - Derryl Cousins|
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