|Rockies: Tulowitzki to have season-ending surgery|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 13 August 2014 16:59|
The team announced the news following their 5-3 loss to the Padres on Wednesday.
Tulowitzki, whose .340 batting average remains tops in the big leagues, was placed on the 15-day disabled list on July 22, three days after he was hurt running out a grounder at Pittsburgh.
While it was Tulowitzki's first trip to the DL this season, he had taken days off to rest his chronically tight legs. The leg issues date to 2008 when he tore the left quadriceps tendon.