(DENVER) — The Colorado Rockies and manager Walt Weiss agreed to a three-year contract on Tuesday. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The 49-year-old Weiss was in his first season as skipper of the Rockies this year, in which they went 74-88, a ten-game improvement over their 2012 record of 64-98.
“I am very excited and grateful to have the opportunity to lead this club as we work toward building a championship-level team,” Weiss said.
Weiss is the sixth manager in franchise history.
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Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN Newswire