ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS VS COLORADO ROCKIES
Keli McGregor, President of the Colorado Rockies, watches his team take batting practice prior to game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Coors Field in Denver on opening day April 3, 2006. (UPI Photo/Gary C. Caskey)
Pitcher Jorge De La Rosa's bases-clearing double highlighted an eight-run third inning Tuesday and the Colorado Rockies pounded Washington 10-4.
Colorado Rockies team President Keli McGregor was found dead Tuesday in Salt Lake City where he was on a business trip.
Colorado Manager Clint Hurdle and General Manager Don O'Dowd have had their contracts with the Rockies extended through the 2009 season.
Outfielder Jorge Piedra of the Colorado Rockies was suspended for 10 days Monday for violating baseball's drug policy.
Report: Williams to be dealt to Rockies
Two long-term veterans, Arizona third baseman Matt Williams and Larry Walker of Colorado, are the principals in a proposed blockbuster trade between the teams.