• Former star quarterback Archie Manning visited the Rockies' clubhouse with his grandchildren. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, a football teammate of Rockies first baseman Todd Helton at Tennessee, also has been a visitor on occasion.
• Entering Wednesday night, Rockies outfielders led Major League outfields in OPS (on-base percentage plus slugging percentage) at .887 and extra-base hits with 75 -- 10 more than the team with the next-most extra-base hits, the Angels with 65.
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