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Associated Press

Fan Who Caught Aaron Judge’s 62nd HR Offered $2M For Ball

The owner of a sports memorabilia auction house says he has offered $2 million to the fan who caught Aaron Judge's American League-record 62nd home run.
4 months ago
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Stephen Hawkins

Yankees Star Judge Hits 62nd Homer To Break Maris’ AL Record

Aaron Judge hit his 62nd home run of the season Tuesday night, breaking Roger Maris' American League record and setting what some fans consider baseball's "clean" standard.
4 months ago
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Aamer Madhani and Colleen Long, AP

Biden Praises Braves’ ‘Unstoppable, Joyful Run’ To 2021 Win

President Joe Biden said the Atlanta Braves will be “forever known as the upset kings of October” for their improbable 2021 World Series win.
4 months ago
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Beth Harris, AP

Pujols Hits 700th Home Run, Joining Baseball Greats In Exclusive Club

Albert Pujols hits 700th home run, joining baseball greats Barry Bonds, Hank Aaron and Babe Ruth in exclusive club.
4 months ago
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Brian Preece

Instant Replay: Former Ute Hits MLB’s Longest Home Run Of Season

Former Utah first baseman C.J. Cron continued his career year with a titanic blast that landed more than 500 feet from home plate.
5 months ago
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Ronald Blum, AP

MLB Adopts Pitch Clock, Shift Limits, Bigger Bases for 2023

MLB adopted its first pitch clock, limits on defensive shifts and larger bases for 2023 in an effort to shorten games and increase offense.
5 months ago
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Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Rainiers Thump Salt Lake As Bees Can’t Score

The Bees anemic offense continues to struggle as they lose four of six games at home to fall into a third place tie with Tacoma.
5 months ago
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Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Previewing Mariners Affiliate Tacoma Rainiers

The Bees return to Salt Lake looking to build momentum against an offensively challenged Tacoma Rainiers team.
5 months ago
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Brian Preece

Bees Bullets: Salt Lake Loses Four Of Six In Reno

The Bees continue to search for offense after losing four of six games on the road to the division leading Reno Aces.
5 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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
6 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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.
6 months ago
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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.
6 months 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.
6 months ago
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STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer

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.
6 months ago
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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.
7 months ago
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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.
7 months ago
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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.
7 months ago