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Tulowitzki went 2-for-3 with two RBI in Wednesday's win over Cleveland.

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Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki will make his team debut Wednesday against the Philadelphia Phillies, according to the team's official website. Tulowitzki was unavailable Tuesday after being acquired from the Colorado Rockies, but he will start at shortstop and bat leadoff Wednesday.

Troy Tulowitzki SS TOR 2 months ago

Tulowitzki hit a three-run homer -- his 10th of the season -- in Sunday's 11-3 victory over the Braves.

Tulowitzki may have lost his 21-game hitting streak in the Rockies' preceding contest Saturday, but he'll still close the first half on a high note. The newly-minted All-Star's three-run shot proved to be the difference maker Sunday, as his sixth-inning blast off reliever David Carpenter gave the Rockies an advantage they wouldn't relinquish.

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Tulowitzki's career-best 21-game hit streak came to an end Saturday against the Braves when he struck out three times and flied out in his four at-bats.

Tulowitzki did draw a walk in his final plate appearance in the ninth inning of the walk-off victory, which was good enough to extend his on-base streak to 37 games. Despite losing out on his quest to chase down Joe DiMaggio's record, Tulowitzki received some good news after the contest when he was named to the National League All-Star Game as an injury replacement.

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Tulowitzki is out of the lineup Friday against the Braves, Thomas Harding of reports.

Tulowitzki will get a rare day off Friday, carrying a 21-game hit streak with into the day. Daniel Descalso will receive the start in his place, batting seventh for the Rockies.

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Tulowitzki went 2-for-5 with a three-run homer in Sunday's win over the Diamondbacks.

Tulowitzki was passed over in the fan voting for the National League's starting shortstop in the All-Star Game, but he's certainly made a strong case for a reserve spot with the way he's played over the last month-plus. The first-inning homer -- Tulowitzki's ninth of the season -- boosted his average to .321 and extended his major-league leading hit streak to 18 games and his on-base streak to 33 games.

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Tulowitzki is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Athletics, Thomas Harding of reports.

Tulowitzki has collected a hit in each of his last 14 contests, but will receive the day game off Wednesday. Daniel Descalso will start at shortstop in his place and bat eighth for the Rockies in his place.

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Tulowitzki reached base in all four of his plate appearances in Monday's loss to the Athletics. He singled three times and walked once.

Tulowitzki's hit streak now sits at a season-high 13 games, with his average climbing 19 points during that span to its current position of .322. The shortstop is slashing .387/.447.538 in June while contributing four homers, 17 runs, and 21 RBI.

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Tulowitzki hit a game-tying pinch-hit home run in the Rockies' eventual 6-4 win over the Diamondbacks on Thursday.

After receiving the afternoon off to rest, Tulowitzki came off the bench to ignite a five-run eighth inning for the Rockies. The blast was the first pinch-hit homer of his career, and brought his total up to eight for the season. The power numbers haven't been as overwhelming as anticipated, but Tulowitzki has been plenty productive while avoiding the injury bug so far this season. He's batting a robust .314, trailing only DJ LeMahieu on the team.

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Tulowitzki is out of Thursday's lineup, the Denver Post's Patrick Saunders reports.

After a late game Wednesday the Rockies will sit several regulars in Thursday's contest. Tulowitzki has been hot at the plate and is in the midst of an eight-game hitting streak. Daniel Descalso will get the start at shortstop and hit seventh.