Colorado Rockies at Coors Field

A statue of Branch Rickey stands in front of the Coors Field home plate entrance. A quote inscribed on the statue reads, "It is not honor that you take with you but the heritage you leave behind."

A statue of Branch Rickey stands in front of the Coors Field home plate entrance. A quote inscribed on the statue reads, "It is not honor that you take with you but the heritage you leave behind."

Sue O'Brien, 64, has attended Rockies games for 20 years. She made the hat she's wearing by herself.

Sue O'Brien, 64, has attended Rockies games for 20 years. She made the hat she's wearing by herself.

Ushers walk the seats just after the gates open.

Ushers walk the seats just after the gates open.

Gary is a long-time ticket scalper who also designed the shirt he wore to the game. His sales pitch for selling the very good seats he was holding up: "Who wants to see the Rockies lose up close?" He said he loves the Rockies, but in rough years like this, "you've got to keep it light." 

Gary is a long-time ticket scalper who also designed the shirt he wore to the game. His sales pitch for selling the very good seats he was holding up: "Who wants to see the Rockies lose up close?" He said he loves the Rockies, but in rough years like this, "you've got to keep it light." 

Coors Field is the only MLB stadium to house a working brewery. It's called the Sandlot.

Coors Field is the only MLB stadium to house a working brewery. It's called the Sandlot.

The waterfall, fountains, rocks and pine trees just past the center field wall are an homage to the open space in Colorado. 

The waterfall, fountains, rocks and pine trees just past the center field wall are an homage to the open space in Colorado. 

Rockies pitcher Christian Bergman hands a fan a bat after signing it. On home Sundays, the Rockies host autograph sessions. 

Rockies pitcher Christian Bergman hands a fan a bat after signing it. On home Sundays, the Rockies host autograph sessions. 

Doug and his grandson Caleb head to a restaurant before the game. Doug carried a broom because if the Rockies won on Sunday, they would sweep the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates. 

Doug and his grandson Caleb head to a restaurant before the game. Doug carried a broom because if the Rockies won on Sunday, they would sweep the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates. 

A mural in the center field concourse.

A mural in the center field concourse.

Gael, 1, and Susano watch an on-field kickball game.

Gael, 1, and Susano watch an on-field kickball game.

Two television broadcast cameramen opened their umbrellas in anticipation of rain while one left his closed. 

Two television broadcast cameramen opened their umbrellas in anticipation of rain while one left his closed. 

Brody hits a wiffle ball off a tee. 

Brody hits a wiffle ball off a tee.