Keli McGregor, team President of the Colorado Rockies, was found dead in his hotel room earlier this morning (April 20, 2010). McGregor was fourty eight years old.
According to an official statement released by the club:
“Words cannot describe the level of shock and disbelief that we all are feeling this morning at the loss of Keli,” Monfort said in a release. “Our thoughts, our prayers are with [McGregor’s wife] Lori and the entire family as we all try to cope and understand how such a tragic loss could occur with such a wonderful man.”
Keli McGregor became team president in 2001. Prior to that he was a NFL tight end with the Seahawks, Colts and Broncos.
Authorities are investigating McGregor’s death but so far no details have been released. Foul play is not suspected.