Hurdle agrees to two-year extension

August 8, 2002
DENVER -- As days go, this was about as good as it gets.

Colorado Rockies manager Clint Hurdle agreed Wednesday to a two-year contract extension with club options for the following two seasons.

Hurdle and his wife, Karla, also welcomed their first child, a daughter, Madison Riley, born at 5:28 p.m. ET at Swedish Hospital.

The Rockies had scheduled a news conference for Wednesday afternoon to make the contract announcement, but the guest of honor was unavailable.
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