Rockies Home Opener

Rockies Home Opener 2013
Rockies Home Opener 2013
Zac Shuffert attends Opening Day April 5, 2013 as "Purple Man." (credit: Evan Semón for CBS4)
Sara Miller enjoys a beer on the new patio of View House that opened just in time for Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Sara Miller enjoys a beer on the new patio of View House that opened just in time for Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Starting pitcher Jeff Francis #26 of the Colorado Rockies delivers against the San Diego Padres during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Starting pitcher Jeff Francis #26 of the Colorado Rockies delivers against the San Diego Padres during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Ryan Thompson leaps for a high five as he makes his way into Coors Field Friday afternoon. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Ryan Thompson leaps for a high five as he makes his way into Coors Field Friday afternoon. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Victor Garcia shows his Rockies Pride for opening day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Victor Garcia shows his Rockies Pride for opening day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
The Colorado Rockies dugout celebrates as Carlos Gonzalez #5 of the Colorado Rockies and Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies scored on a double by Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies to give the Rockies a 3-1 lead over the San Diego Padres in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 The Colorado Rockies dugout celebrates as Carlos Gonzalez #5 of the Colorado Rockies and Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies scored on a double by Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies to give the Rockies a 3-1 lead over the San Diego Padres in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Fans head for the stadium as the San Diego Padres face the Colorado Rockies during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Fans head for the stadium as the San Diego Padres face the Colorado Rockies during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Todd Helton (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Todd Helton (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Shortstop Everth Cabrera #2 of the San Diego Padres commits an error on a ground ball by Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies that allowed Chris Nelson #4 of the Colorado Rockies to score in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Shortstop Everth Cabrera #2 of the San Diego Padres commits an error on a ground ball by Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies that allowed Chris Nelson #4 of the Colorado Rockies to score in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Young fans seek autographs prior to the game. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Young fans seek autographs prior to the game. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Emma and Jon Baldwin of Thornton head to the stadium. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Emma and Jon Baldwin of Thornton head to the stadium. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock waves at fans in front of Coors Field. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Denver Mayor Michael Hancock waves at fans in front of Coors Field. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Peggy Cowan of Florissant shows her support of the Colorado Rockies.(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Peggy Cowan of Florissant shows her support of the Colorado Rockies.(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Frank Martinez plays "Take Me Out to The Ball Game" on trumpet to fans heading to Coors Field on Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Frank Martinez plays "Take Me Out to The Ball Game" on trumpet to fans heading to Coors Field on Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Manager Walt Weiss (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Rockies Manager Walt Weiss (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Tickets for Sale outside of Coors Field on Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Tickets for Sale outside of Coors Field on Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Leftfielder Carlos Gonzalez #5 of the Colorado Rockies leaps against the wall to catch a foul ball for an out on Carlos Quentin #18 of the San Diego Padres in the first inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Leftfielder Carlos Gonzalez #5 of the Colorado Rockies leaps against the wall to catch a foul ball for an out on Carlos Quentin #18 of the San Diego Padres in the first inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Fans look for tickets outside of Coors Field on Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Fans look for tickets outside of Coors Field on Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Carlos Gonzalez #5 and Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies celebrate as they scored on a double by Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies to give the Rockies a 3-1 lead over the San Diego Padres in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Carlos Gonzalez #5 and Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies celebrate as they scored on a double by Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies to give the Rockies a 3-1 lead over the San Diego Padres in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Fans fill rooftop bars around Coors Field in Denver's Lower Downtown on Opening Day April 5, 2013. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Fans fill rooftop bars around Coors Field in Denver's Lower Downtown on Opening Day April 5, 2013. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Fans fill rooftop bars around Coors Field in Denver's Lower Downtown on Opening Day April 5, 2013. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Fans fill rooftop bars around Coors Field in Denver's Lower Downtown on Opening Day April 5, 2013. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Cheyenne Long, 2, is perched on her dads shoulders to get a better view of the street festivities along Blake Street in Denver. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Cheyenne Long, 2, is perched on her dads shoulders to get a better view of the street festivities along Blake Street in Denver. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Troy Tulowitzki (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Troy Tulowitzki (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
A packed patio of the new View House Bar located at 20th and Market. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 A packed patio of the new View House Bar located at 20th and Market. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013
Rockies Home Opener 2013
Zac Shuffert attends Opening Day April 5, 2013 as "Purple Man." Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener.Photos by Evan Semón for CBS4
Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Sean Pollard rides the 16th Street free mall shuttle to Coors Field with his family for Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Sean Pollard rides the 16th Street free mall shuttle to Coors Field with his family for Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Young Ian Gillespie, 2, is carried to Coors Field by his parents on Opening Day April 4, 2013. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Young Ian Gillespie, 2, is carried to Coors Field by his parents on Opening Day April 4, 2013. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
A fan looks for two tickets to the Colorado Rockies Home Opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 A fan looks for two tickets to the Colorado Rockies Home Opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies doubles to score Carlos Gonzalez and Josh Rutledge  to give the Rockies a 3-1 lead over the San Diego Padres in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies doubles to score Carlos Gonzalez and Josh Rutledge to give the Rockies a 3-1 lead over the San Diego Padres in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Dexter Fowler #24 of the Colorado Rockies stretches before the game as the Rockies host the San Diego Padres during Opening Day at Coors Field. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Dexter Fowler #24 of the Colorado Rockies stretches before the game as the Rockies host the San Diego Padres during Opening Day at Coors Field. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Shortstop Everth Cabrera #2 of the San Diego Padres commits an error on a ground ball by Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies that allowed Chris Nelson #4 of the Colorado Rockies to score in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Shortstop Everth Cabrera #2 of the San Diego Padres commits an error on a ground ball by Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies that allowed Chris Nelson #4 of the Colorado Rockies to score in the third inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Coors Field (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Coors Field (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
An usher prepares his section for guests at Coors Field (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 An usher prepares his section for guests at Coors Field (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Everth Cabrera #2 of the San Diego Padres is welcomed back to the dugout by manager Bud Black (R) after he scored on a single by Jesus Guzman #15 of the San Diego Padres to take a 1-0 lead over the Colorado Rockies in the first inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Everth Cabrera #2 of the San Diego Padres is welcomed back to the dugout by manager Bud Black (R) after he scored on a single by Jesus Guzman #15 of the San Diego Padres to take a 1-0 lead over the Colorado Rockies in the first inning during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Fans line up at the North Entrance of Coors Field for Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Fans line up at the North Entrance of Coors Field for Opening Day. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS)
A packed patio of the new View House Bar located at 20th and Market. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 A packed patio of the new View House Bar located at 20th and Market. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Starting pitcher Jason Marquis #21 of the San Diego Padres delivers against the Colorado Rockies during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Starting pitcher Jason Marquis #21 of the San Diego Padres delivers against the Colorado Rockies during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013 in Denver. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Fans head for the stadium as the San Diego Padres face the Colorado Rockies during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Fans head for the stadium as the San Diego Padres face the Colorado Rockies during Opening Day at Coors Field on April 5, 2013. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
Rockies Home Opener 2013 Temperatures in the 70s, crowded streets, and a sea of purple surrounded the streets of Coors Field on Friday afternoon for the Rockies' 2013 home opener. (credit: Evan Semón/CBS4)
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