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List Rules Please rank the players based only on their time with the Colorado Rockies.

This is a list of the greatest Colorado Rockies ever. Calling Denver its home, the Colorado Rockies have been bashing baseballs into the thin Rocky Mountain air since 1993. In the franchise's brief history, the Rockies have qualified for the National League playoffs four times with 2007 serving as the high water mark. Winning 21 of 22 games to make the playoffs, the Rockies' improbable run landed them a berth in its first World Series, but were swept by the Boston Red Sox. Not surprisingly, the greatest MLB players in Rockies history are position players. Pitchers have a tough time at Coors Field due to the low air density at such a high elevation, which has allowed for hitters to thrive.

Todd Helton is known as one of the greatest Rockies of all time, having been with the franchise since his call up in 1997. Known as one of the steadiest hitters in the game, Helton consistently put up big numbers both at Coors Field and on the road. Helton is a five-time All Star, a three-time Silver Slugger winner and a three-time Golden Glove winner. His number 17 will surely be retired when his playing days finish. Though he didn't start his career in Colorado, Larry Walker is one of the greatest players to put on a Rockies uniform. Winning the National League MVP award in 1997, Walker hit .366 with 49 home runs, 130 RBI, 33 stolen bases, and 409 total bases. Additionally, Walker won three batting titles and was named to four All Star teams during his nine and a half seasons in Colorado. While Helton and Walker are certainly some of the best Rockies players, current stars like Nolan Arenado and Trevor Story are quickly becoming some of the top names associated with the franchise—and both had a mjaor hand in bringing the Rockies to the 2018 MLB postseason. 

Though the Colorado Rockies have only been around for about 25 years, they still have had a number of great players on its roster. Vote here on this list of the greatest Colorado Rockies of all time. If anyone is missing, feel free to add him to this list.

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1
658 132
Todd Helton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
First baseman

2
620 104
Nolan Arenado is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
slaft added Third baseman

3
501 132
Larry Walker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Right fielder, Outfielder

4
430 184
Troy Tulowitzki is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Shortstop

5
389 155
Carlos González is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Outfielder, Left fielder, Center fielder

6
344 112
Andrés Galarraga is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
First baseman

7
328 108
Matt Holliday is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Outfielder, Left fielder

8
285 89
Vinny Castilla is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Third baseman

9
312 74
Dante Bichette is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Right fielder, Outfielder, Left fielder

10
315 22
Charlie Blackmon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Right fielder, Outfielder, Center fielder

11
133 105
Ellis Burks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
muzziac added Designated hitter, Outfielder, Center fielder

12
131 90
Eric Young is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
slaft added Outfielder, Left fielder, Second baseman

13
153 103
Ubaldo Jiménez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Pitcher

14
211 37
D. J. LeMahieu is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Second baseman

15
123 95
Jorge de la Rosa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Jamison12 added Starting pitcher, Pitcher

16
98 93
Aaron Cook is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
Starting pitcher, Pitcher

17
127 105
Dexter Fowler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
slaft added Center fielder

18
223 35
Trevor Story is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
rcdwhiteley added Trevor Story

19
95 66
Jeff Francis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
slaft added Starting pitcher

20
71 71
Pedro Astacio is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
slaft added Pitcher

21
105 68
Walt Weiss is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
CMCSS03 added Shortstop

22
75 66
Brian Fuentes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
slaft added Relief pitcher, Pitcher

23
94 85
Michael Cuddyer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
AriBenarroch added Right fielder, Infielder, First baseman

24
103 38
Huston Street is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
CMCSS03 added Pitcher

25
60 60
Jason Jennings is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Colorado Rockies of All Time
slaft added Relief pitcher, Starting pitcher, Pitcher