Robert Seamans.
Robert Seamans.

Robert Seamans of Pueblo ID'd as Rockies fan who died sliding down Coors Field railing

The Denver coroner's office has identified the man who died after a fall at a Colorado Rockies game on Tuesday as Robert Seamans, 27, of Pueblo.

Seamans reportedly lost his balance and struck his head while sliding down a stairway railing at Coors Field -- one of his favorite places in the world.

Seamans's MySpace page features a 103-image photo gallery memorializing a Rockies game back in 2009. Included in it are shots of Seamans and buddies downing brews, clowning around and simply enjoying the festivities before and after the game. Some examples:

Robert Seamans of Pueblo ID'd as Rockies fan who died sliding down Coors Field railing
Robert Seamans of Pueblo ID'd as Rockies fan who died sliding down Coors Field railing
Robert Seamans of Pueblo ID'd as Rockies fan who died sliding down Coors Field railing

The Colorado Rockies issued a statement about what the team described as a "tragic accident," noting that its "thoughts and prayers are with the young man and his family and friends."

More from our Baseball archive: "Colorado Rockies: If they want to prove they're baseball's best, they've got to school the Giants."

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