Locals in MLB

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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Hodge Delights In Debut, Dunn Returns To Milwaukee

Former Cottonwood Colt Porter Hodge had a memorable MLB debut when he finally took the mound in front of 35,000 fans at beautiful Wrigley Field.
16 hours ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MiLB: After Continuing Family Legacy At BYU, Justin Sterner Has Eyes On MLB

Carrying on the family legacy at BYU was always the goal for Justin Sterner; he didn't always know if baseball would get him there.
3 days ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Porter Hodge Dazzles In Big League Debut For Chicago Cubs

Former Cottonwood HS standout pitcher Porter Hodge was one ball shy of an immaculate inning in his MLB debut.
3 days ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MiLB: Former BYU Cougar Making Triple-A Case For Big League Promotion

Daniel Schneeman is on fire at the plate this season for last-place Columbus, putting himself in position to make his MLB debut this summer.
4 days ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Former Cottonwood Colt Set To Make MLB Debut With Chicago Cubs

Former Cottonwood Colt pitcher Porter Hodge could make his MLB debut this week after being called up by the Chicago Cubs on Friday, May 17.
13 days ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Oliver Dunn Demoted, One Utahn Stands At MLB’s Highest Level

The Milwaukee Brewers have pulled the plug on the Oliver Dunn experiment, sending Dunn down after he struck out ten times in 24 May at-bats. 
13 days ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MiLB: Former Cottonwood Hurler Porter Hodge Earns Promotion To Triple-A

After earning a spot on the Chicago Cubs' 40-man roster following 2023, former Cottonwood Colt Porter Hodge is one step away from the bigs.
18 days ago
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Brian Preece

Utah Closer Micah Ashman Has Perfect Mindset As Lockdown Bullpen Arm

Being a closer can be one of the loneliest positions in sports. On the mound with your thoughts, mana a mano against a guy with a club.
29 days ago
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Brian Preece

Utah Baseball Senior Kai Roberts Feeling At Home Leading First-Place Utes

Kai Roberts has been phenomenal, leading the Utah baseball program on a magical run in its final season as a member of the Pac-12.
30 days ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Oliver Dunn’s Fast Start A Distant Memory Amidst Current Slump

After a hot start to the season, former Utah infielder Oliver Dunn has come crashing back to earth in a big way for the Milwaukee Brewers.
1 month ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Tanner Banks Fighting Through Early Season With Struggling White Sox

It's been a quiet week for Utahns in the big leagues, with only former Utes Tanner Banks and Oliver Dunn active at the Major League level.
1 month ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MiLB: 28 Beehive Locals Join Minor League Teams For 2024

From Cache to Washington Counties and everywhere between, 28 local athletes litter minor-league baseball rosters at the pro level.
2 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Former Ute Leading Trio Of Locals In Big Leagues

Opening Day is in the rearview and a long season of Major League Baseball is underway as 30 teams chase an elusive World Series championship. 
2 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Former Ute Oliver Dunn Has Memorable MLB Debut With Milwaukee Brewers

Former Utah infielder Oliver Dunn has had an eventful week after making the Milwaukee Brewers Opening Day roster.
2 months ago
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Brian Preece

Report: Former Desert Hills Star Drew Thorpe Traded For Second Time In Three Months

Highly touted MLB prospect Drew Thorpe has reportedly been traded to the Chicago White Sox by the San Diego Padres.
3 months ago
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Brian Preece

Former Ute C.J. Cron Inks Minor League Deal With Boston Red Sox

Former All-Star and 10-year Major League Baseball veteran first baseman C.J. Cron has signed a minor league contract with the Boston Red Sox.
3 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Former Desert Hills Star Building Spring Training Resume

Former Desert Hills pitcher Drew Thorpe is making a strong first impression as he vies for an Opening Day spot with the San Diego Padres.
3 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Spring Training Dog Days Settle In As Locals Fight For Roster Spots

C.J. Cron is in camp with the Boston Red Sox while two other former Utah locals were sent to minor league camp.
3 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Following Nine Former Beehive State Stars In Big League Camps

Spring Training is a chance for young players to catch the eye of a coach or scout in hopes of finding their name on the Opening Day roster.
3 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals in MLB: Former Ute Continuing Baseball Dream In Japan

For Andre Jackson, the scenery can't get much different after trading MLB glory for a chance to kickstart his career in Japan.
3 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Former Utah High Schoolers Show Personality In Chicago White Sox Video

At the Chicago White Sox camp in Glendale, Arizona, three former Beehive prep stars are trying to earn an Opening Day roster spot.
3 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Seven Cougars, Six Utes Headline Utahns In Pro Baseball

Ask scouts around MLB and the Beehive State may not have a reputation as a hotbed for prep or collegiate baseball development.
4 months ago
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Brian Preece

Locals In MLB: Former BYU Hurler Trading Cubs Pinstripes For Phillies Phanatics

The Chicago Cubs announced they have traded former BYU Cougar pitcher Michael Rucker to the Philadelphia Phillies.
4 months ago
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Michelle Bodkin

Utah Baseball Sends Two Players To MLB

Utah baseball has two former players heading to the pros that have been signed as undrafted free agents to the MLB this week.
10 months ago