The Colorado Rockies traded for a guy named Mark Ellis on Thursday.However, don’t look at the name and you would think they got a reincarnated Mickey Mantle. In the six-run second inning that propelled the Rockies to a win, the Royals decided to intentionally walk Carlos Gonzalez in order to get to Ellis. A move that would spell their doom….

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David would leave Vanguard University in California with a journalism degree and go on to write for the Colorado Springs Gazette. He was the Rockies beat writer for The Rocky Mountain News spin off "In Denver Times" in 2009 and recently wrote and managed David was able to crank out over 1000 columns on the Rockies in the last five years, including almost 400 in the last two years alone.