Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Orlando Martinez Earns PCL Player Of The Week Honor

Bees outfielder Orlando Martinez was named the Pacific Coast League Player of the Week for his performance August 9-14 against Sacramento.
4 days ago
Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Offense Stymied As Bees Drop Series Against Sacramento

The bats never really got going for Salt Lake as the Bees dropped four of six games to the fifth place Sacramento River Cats.
5 days ago
Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Previewing The Sacramento River Cats

After earning a series split with the PCL-leading Dodgers, the Salt Lake Bees stay home to face the Sacramento River Cats.
11 days ago
Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Salt Lake Manages Split Against Strong Dodgers Team

The Salt Lake Bees battled through a short-handed roster at times this week to salvage a series split against the Oklahoma City Dodgers.
12 days ago
Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Former Ute Headlines OKC Dodgers Prospects

Despite approaching 100 wins seemingly every season, the Los Angeles Dodgers still manage to have one of the best farm systems in baseball.
16 days ago
Beth Harris

Vin Scully, Dodgers Broadcaster For 67 Years, Dies At 94

Vin Scully, whose dulcet tones provided the soundtrack of summer while entertaining and informing Dodgers fans in Brooklyn and Los Angeles for 67 years, died Tuesday night
16 days ago
Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Salt Lake Wins Series Against Division Leading Aces

The Bees went to the Biggest Little City in the World and came out with four wins in six games, outscoring the host Reno Aces by 20 runs.
19 days ago
DAVID GINSBURG Associated Press

No. 1 Pick Holliday Gets $8.19 Million Bonus From Orioles

Jackson Holliday slipped on a Baltimore Orioles jersey, jammed the team's cap over his long, sandy blond hair and grinned broadly as the cameramen clicked away.
20 days ago
Ronald Blum, AP

Jackie Robinson Museum Opens After 14 Years Of Planning

Long dreamed about and in development for longer than the big league career of the man it honors, the Jackie Robinson Museum opened Tuesday.
23 days ago
JOHN KEKIS AP Sports Writer

Big Papi A Big Hit At His Baseball Hall Of Fame Induction

David Ortiz promised to speak from the heart. As usual, Big Papi delivered.
26 days ago
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JOHN KEKIS AP Sports Writer

Big Papi Still Awestruck As Hall Of Fame Induction Looms

Six months after he got one of the most amazing phone calls in sports, David Ortiz is still awestruck at his good fortune.
27 days ago
A baseball sits in empty bleachers...

MLB Struggling To Get Attendance Back To Pre-Pandemic Levels

Blame it on lingering effects of the pandemic, resentment over the lockout or economic fears.
27 days ago
BETH HARRIS AP Sports Writer

Stanton, Buxton HRs Lead AL Over NL For 9th Straight ASG Win

Giancarlo Stanton homered in his Dodger Stadium homecoming, Byron Buxton followed with another drive and the American League won its ninth straight All-Star Game, beating the National League 3-2 on Tuesday night.
1 month ago
Brian Preece

Instant Replay: Contreras Brothers Start All-Star Game Together

It seems fitting that for a sport so rooted in tradition that family ties take center stage at the midsummer classic.
1 month ago
Brian Preece

2022 MLB Draft Brings Five Local Players Step Closer To Big Leagues

Five players with Utah ties were selected in the Major League Baseball player draft held during All-Star festivities this week.
1 month ago
Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Salt Lake Takes Series Win Into All-Star Break

After a six tough weeks, the Bees head into the All-Star break on a high note, winning four of six games against division leading Las Vegas.
1 month ago
RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer

Pitch Clocks, Shift Limits, Larger Bases In MLB’s Future

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and the rest of major league pitchers are likely to be looking over their shoulders next season — at a pitch clock. Clocks have cut the length of minor league games by about a half-hour this year, and baseball officials appear certain to promote the timers to […]
1 month ago
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RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer

Sons Of All-Stars Holliday, Jones Go 1-2 In MLB Draft

Matt Holliday heard from agent Scott Boras that his son was about to be picked first in baseball's amateur draft, and the 2007 batting champion didn't let on.
1 month ago
Brian Preece

Former Fremont Pitcher Takes Center Stage At MLB Futures Game

Los Angeles Angels prospect Ky Bush looked good in pitching a scoreless inning at the MLB Futures Game at MLB's midsummer classic.
1 month ago
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TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer

Wolves Co-Owner Alex Rodriguez Says NBA Has Welcomed Him

Alex Rodriguez was standing near his courtside seat, oblivious to a few fans who were snapping a quick photo of the baseball great as they walked by.
1 month ago
IAN HARRISON Associated Press

Blue Jays Fire Montoyo, Promote Schneider For Rest Of Season

The Toronto Blue Jays fired manager Charlie Montoyo on Wednesday and promoted bench coach John Schneider to interim manager for the remainder of the season.
1 month ago
Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Salt Lake Struggling As All-Star Break Nears

A nightmare summer continued for the Salt Lake Bees as they dropped four of six games at homes to the Sacramento River Cats.
1 month ago
Kyle Ireland

RSL Owner David Blitzer Officially Buys Stake In MLB’s Guardians

Real Salt Lake majority owner David Blitzer officially purchased a minority stake in Major League Baseball's Cleveland Guardians.
2 months ago
The Associated Press

MLB Likely Handing Out Mariners-Angels Penalties Soon

MLB will certainly soon be handing out penalties after the Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels got into a huge brawl this weekend.
2 months ago