Colorado Rockies vs. Pittsburgh Pirates: 5 Takeaways from Rockies Series Victory

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Colorado Rockies vs. Pittsburgh Pirates: 5 Takeaways from Rockies Series Victory
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PNC Park, site of the Rockies weekend series victory against the hometown Pirates

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The Colorado Rockies arrived at PNC Park last Thursday to face off against an improving Pittsburgh Pirates squad, managed by former Rockies manager Clint Hurdle.

The Rockies, led by former Pirates manager Jim Tracy, arrived with the opportunity to mount early season momentum and to exorcise the demons following a brutal series in Pittsburgh during summer 2010 that was punctuated by blown opportunities, Huston Street's blown saves and second-guessing of Tracy's managerial decisions.

Despite a heartbreaking 14-inning 4-3 loss on Friday night, the Rockies bounced back to take three out of four from the Bucs.

How did they do it?  What did we learn about these Rockies?  

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