After the biggest bummer of a season in franchise history, what can the Rockies do for an encore? We don't have to say 2011 stunk on Blake Street. Todd Helton will say it for us.

"It was the biggest disappointment that I ever went through," Helton said Thursday. "There was so much expectation. We truly believed that we were going to be a good team. Just to perform like we did and have the lapses and lose the games we did, it was unacceptable."