Testy Braves are no match for riled-up Rockies

Posted: June 13, 2014 at 3:28 a.m.

Upset after being ejected from the game, Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss takes a bat and smashes it into the wall by the batting rack in his team's dugout on his way to the showers against the Atlanta Braves in the eighth inning of the Rockies' 10-3 victory in a baseball game in Denver on Thursday, June 12, 2014. Weiss was upset over the Rockies' Corey Dickerson being hit by a pitch thrown by Braves relief pitcher David Carpenter.

DENVER -- Corey Dickerson hit Atlanta catcher Gerald Laird with his backswing and tempers quickly flared, setting off a tense sequence that led to several ejections Thursday as the Colorado Rockies beat the Braves 10-3.

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