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Colorado Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki to sit out up to six weeks
Colorado Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki to sit out up to six weeks

The Colorado Rockies placed Troy Tulowitzki on the disabled list Friday, and the star shortstop could sit out up to six weeks because of a broken rib. An MRI taken Thursday night revealed a right rib fracture, the team reported. Tulowitzki was injured earlier in the day while diving for a ball in the eighth inning of a 5-4 loss to the Washington Nationals. "I'm not going to sugarcoat it. It's a big loss for us," Rockies Manager Walt Weiss said. Through Thursday, Tulowitzki ranked second in the National League with a .347 batting average, third in home runs (16) and fourth in runs batted in (51). Tulowitzki told the Denver Post in a text that he was in a lot of...

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