Major League Baseball

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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.
20 hours ago
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Wes Crosby, AP

Braves Star Ronald Acuña Jr. To Miss Rest Of Season After Tearing Left ACL

Atlanta Braves star Ronald Acuña Jr. will miss the rest of the season after he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
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.
4 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

Report: Former Salt Lake Bee Facing MLB Gambling Investigation

Former Bees infielder David Fletcher is reportedly being investigated by MLB officials for his involvement with bookmaker Mathew Bowyer.
10 days ago
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Brian Preece

Salt Lake Bees Buoyed By Five LA Angels 40-Man Roster Players

The Salt Lake Bees have a host of past and likely future major leaguers players in uniform despite a rough start to the 2024 season.
10 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

Salt Lake Bees Starter Brett Kerry Named PCL Pitcher Of The Week

Fourth-year pro Brett Kerry took a no-hitter into the seventh inning on Friday night, lifting the Salt Lake Bees to a 9-1 win over the Sacramento River Cats.
15 days ago
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Brian Preece

Hunter Dozier’s Career Day Leads Salt Lake Bees Offense In Breakout Series

Former Kansas City Royal Hunter Dozier has been on a tear this week, leading the charge as the Salt Lake Bees bats got hot at home
20 days ago
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JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer

The A’s Are Winning Again, Even If Only A Small Crowd Of Diehards Are In Coliseum To See It

Small crowds of diehards are determined to cheer their beloved A's this year before they relocate to Sacramento for the next three seasons.
20 days ago
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CHRISTOPHER WEBER and STEFANIE DAZIO Associated Press

Shohei Ohtani’s Ex-Interpreter Ippei Mizuhara Will Plead Guilty In Betting Case

Ippei Mizuhara, the former interpreter for Los Angeles Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani has agreed to plead guilty to bank and tax fraud.
22 days ago
bee keeper...
Brian Preece

Instant Replay: Troublesome Bee Swarm Causes Buzzworthy Delay in Arizona

There was a buzz in the crowd on Tuesday night at Chase Field but it wasn't the traditional sound you'd expect from 28,000 baseball fans.
29 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
Smith's Ballpark...
Brian Preece

Minor League Umpires Announce Calls To Crowd For First Time In 2024 Season

Following the near-seamless implementation of rule changes last year, MLB officials look to use technology to improve the fan experience.
1 month ago
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RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer

John Sterling Honored By Yankees After 5,631 Games As Radio Voice

After 36 seasons as the voice of the New York Yankees, John Sterling needed just 90 seconds to say goodbye.
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

High School Musical Star’s Husband Finds Spot On Bees Roster

Cole Tucker, the baseball-playing husband of High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgens, starts in center field for the Salt Lake Bees tonight.
1 month ago
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Stefanie Dazio, AP

Shohei Ohtani’s Ex-Interpreter Charged With Stealing $16M From Baseball Star

Federal authorities charged the former longtime interpreter for Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani on Thursday with federal bank fraud.
2 months 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

Instant Replay: Solar Eclipse Steals The Show At Cleveland’s Progressive Field

Clevelanders took advantage of the rare opportunity to view a total solar eclipse by gathering at Progressive Field
2 months ago
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Brian Preece

Salt Lake Bees Starter Andrew Wantz Named PCL Pitcher Of The Week

Bees starting pitcher Andrew Wantz is proving himself more than capable of starting after pitching out of the bullpen the past two seasons.
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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Kyle Ireland

Mitch Wishsnowsky, Fred Warner Participate In First Punt, Pitch At Giants Game

Former Utah punter Mitch Wishnowsky and former BYU linebacker Fred Warner participated in pregame ceremonies for the San Francisco Giants.
2 months ago