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Jason Giambi

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7 Athletes Who Have Bizarre And Unusual Superstitions

We all know athletes have a ritual, routine, tradition or whatever you want to call it leading up to games. However, these 7 athletes have the most bizarre and unusual superstitions in the game.

07/25/2014

.Catcher George Kottaras #53 of the Cleveland Indians catches the throw as Brandon Barnes #1 of the Colorado Rockies dives into home during the seventh inning at Progressive Field on June 1, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Rockies Fall To Indians 6-4 On Walk-Off Homer

Racing around the bases as if his two-run homer in the ninth inning was still in play, Michael Bourn was mobbed by his teammates when he reached home plate as the Cleveland Indians completed a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies with a 6-4 win on Sunday.

06/01/2014

Jason Giambi of the Colorado Rockies watches the flight of his second inning home run against the New York Yankees on June 24, 2011 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Giambi Signs Minor League Deal With Indians

The Cleveland Indians have signed first baseman-designated hitter Jason Giambi to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

02/10/2013

Walt Weiss poses for a photo as he was named the manager of the Colorado Rockies during a press conference at Coors Field on Nov. 9, 2012.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rockies Introduce Weiss As New Manager

Walt Weiss is making the unusual leap from high school coach to major league manager.

11/09/2012

Walt Weiss (credit: coloradorockies.com)

Rockies Hire Walt Weiss As New Manager

The Colorado Rockies hired former major league shortstop Walt Weiss Wednesday night to replace manager Jim Tracy.

11/08/2012

Mark Wiley (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Wiley New Rockies Director Of Pitching Operations

The Colorado Rockies have appointed Mark Wiley to a new position of director of pitching operations.

10/22/2012

Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies sits in the dugout in pain after getting hit in the left leg with a foul ball off the bat of teammate Dexter Fowler #24 in the eighth inning against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on May 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Tulowitzki Could Soon Be Back In Rockies Lineup

The Colorado Rockies are hoping to have Troy Tulowitzki back in the lineup for the final month of the season.

08/27/2012

Marco Scutaro of the Colorado Rockies jumps over the top of a sliding Gerardo Parra of the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on June 6, 2012 in Phoenix. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Rockies Finish Series With Diamondbacks With 6-1 Loss

Josh Outman gave up five runs the first three innings and the Rockies never recovered in a 6-1 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night.

06/07/2012

Jason Giambi #23 of the Colorado Rockies and his teammates celebrate his game winning three run pinch hit walk off home run off of Scott Elbert #57 of the Los Angeles Dodgers at Coors Field on May 2, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies defeated the Dodgers 8-5. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Giambi’s Homer Lifts Rockies Over Dodgers In 9th

Pinch hitter Jason Giambi launched a three-run homer off Scott Elbert in the ninth inning, lifting the Colorado Rockies to an 8-5 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday.

05/02/2012

Nolan Arenado (credit: CBS)

Rockies’ Top Prospect Nolan Arenado Has What It Takes

Over the winter the Rockies traded Stewart to the Chicago Cubs. Now they have another phenom on the way and hopefully once he gets to the big leagues Nolan Arenado will own the hot corner for a long, long time.

04/02/2012

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