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Rockies Roll to Another Series Win

Published On: Apr 18 2013 08:55:22 PM CDT
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DENVER, Colo. -

 Jon Garland pitched seven solid innings in bitter cold, Troy Tulowitzki homered and hit a go-ahead single and the Colorado Rockies beat the New York Mets 11-3 Thursday.
    
It was 28 degrees at gametime, tying the Rockies' record for the coldest home start. A game between the Rockies and Montreal Expos on April 12, 1997, was played in a similarly frigid conditions.
    
A pair of Mets-Rockies games in the previous three days were postponed because of heavy snow.
    
Dexter Fowler and Josh Rutledge also hit home runs as the Rockies won their sixth in a row at Coors Field.
    
The crowd was announced as 18,341.

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