MLB: Tampa Bay 4, Baltimore 3

TAMPA, Fla., April 7 (UPI) -- Evan Longoria delivered a go-ahead double in the fifth Wednesday and added a solo homer in rallying the Tampa Bay Rays to a 4-3 victory over Baltimore.

MLB: Colorado 9, Milwaukee 2

DENVER, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Aaron Cook and Franklin Morales combined on a six-hitter Thursday, leading Colorado to a 9-2 decision over Milwaukee and a three-game sweep.

MLB: San Diego 7, Colorado 3

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Chase Headley knocked in two runs and Will Venable hit a solo homer Sunday in San Diego's 7-3 win over Colorado.

MLB: Colorado 5, Cincinnati 1

DENVER, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Jason Giambi and Garrett Atkins drove in two runs each Thursday, leading Colorado to a 5-1 win over Cincinnati, capping a four-game sweep.

MLB: Colorado 8, Philadelphia 3

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Garrett Atkins had a two-run homer and four RBI Tuesday to lead the Colorado Rockies to an 8-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.

MLB: Colorado 6, Cincinnati 4 (11 inn.)

CINCINNATI, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- Dexter Fowler and Garrett Atkins had 11th-inning, RBI hits Sunday, boosting Colorado to a 6-4 win over Cincinnati and a three-game sweep.

MLB: Colorado 4, Arizona 3

DENVER, July 22 (UPI) -- Todd Helton's third hit Wednesday, a solo homer, boosted Colorado to a 4-3 win over Arizona.

MLB: Pittsburgh 8, Milwaukee 5

PITTSBURGH, July 21 (UPI) -- Delwyn Young hit a three-run homer and Garrett Atkins hit a solo shot Monday to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Milwaukee 8-5.

MLB: Colorado 7, Atlanta 6

DENVER, July 10 (UPI) -- Garrett Atkins delivered a go-ahead, two-run double in the eighth Thursday to give Colorado a 7-6 win over Atlanta -- the Rockies' fourth straight victory.

MLB: Colorado 10, Houston 3

HOUSTON, June 4 (UPI) -- Garrett Atkins hit two of Colorado's four home runs Thursday and the Rockies produced a 14-hit attack that sent them rolling over Houston 10-3.

MLB: Colorado 8, San Diego 7

DENVER, May 31 (UPI) -- Brad Hawpe's ninth-inning RBI double Saturday gave the Colorado Rockies an 8-7 win over the San Diego Padres.
MLB: Colorado 12, San Diego 7

MLB: Colorado 12, San Diego 7

DENVER, April 28 (UPI) -- Ian Stewart had three RBI and a run scored Monday when the Colorado Rockies pounded out a 12-7 win over San Diego.
MLB: Chicago Cubs 4, Colorado 0

MLB: Chicago Cubs 4, Colorado 0

CHICAGO, April 13 (UPI) -- Ted Lilly had a no-hitter going into the seventh inning Monday and the Chicago Cubs went on to blank the Colorado Rockies 4-0.

MLB: Colorado 10, Philadelphia 3

DENVER, April 10 (UPI) -- Colorado banged out 14 hits Friday on the way to a 10-3 rout of Philadelphia in its home opener at Coors Field.

MLB: Colorado 15, San Francisco 6

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Garrett Atkins highlighted a Colorado onslaught with a three-run homer Wednesday and the Rockies coasted to a 15-6 thrashing of San Francisco.
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Garrett Atkins
Colorado Rockies Garrett Atkins watches his bases loaded single against the Texas Rangers in the first inning during interleague game at Coors Field in Denver June 24, 2006. Atkins' single scored two runs. (UPI Photo/Gary C. Caskey)

Garrett Bernard Atkins (born December 12, 1979, in Orange, California) is a Major League Baseball first baseman for the Baltimore Orioles. He bats and throws right-handed.

In 2005, his 89 runs batted in led not only the Rockies, but all major league rookies as well. In 2006, Atkins ranked in the top ten of nearly all batting categories in the National League, posting a .329 batting average with 120 runs batted in and 117 runs scored.

Atkins attended University High School in Irvine, California. As a senior, he was named the Irvine World News All-City MVP, after posting a .557 batting average, along with a school single-season record 13 home runs.

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