Walt Weiss named the Rockies’ new manager

Walt Weiss named the Rockies’ new manager
Waiting until late into the night Wednesday, the Rockies officially named Walt Weiss the sixth skipper in franchise history, succeeding Don Baylor, Buddy Bell, Clint Hurdle, Jim Leyland and Jim Tracy. Tracy resigned shortly after the 2012 season. Weiss, who played for the Rockies from 1994 through 1997, was chosen for the opening over active…