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9/14/2013 6:02 P.M. ET

Club statement on the recent colorado floods

The following statement is from the Rockies Owner/Chairman and CEO Dick Monfort regarding the devastating floods in Colorado.

"The images emerging from Colorado the past few days are a terrifying reminder of how quickly our communities can be overwhelmed. We are deeply saddened by the deaths and destruction caused by the horrific floods, and are so concerned for the residents of those communities, their families, their homes and their businesses. Our hearts and prayers go out to everyone that has been affected."

Along with the State of Colorado and all the communities affected, the Rockies encourage everyone to make a donation to support the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund. Fans can donate by visiting http://www.redcross.org/, or by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS or by texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

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