Hurdle to ask for change to error ruling

Updated: May 19, 2009, 12:15 AM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- If Colorado manager Clint Hurdle has his way, Todd Helton will have his 2,000th hit even before the Rockies play their next game.

Hurdle called the press box after the Rockies' 5-1 victory over Atlanta on Monday night to request a meeting with official scorer Jack Wilkinson after Helton's hard grounder between second and third in the ninth inning was charged as an error to shortstop Yunel Escobar.

According to Hurdle, Wilkinson agreed to meet before Tuesday night's game.

"That ...

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