Monthly Archives: February 2008

Men with (ugly) hats

The front office with the Lehigh Valley IronPigs had one tough task: Design a baseball hat to match its terrible team name. Success! The Phillies new Triple-A affiliate designed five dreadful — make that absolutely hideous – “official” hats. Farm … Continue reading

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Redman misses O’s game

Outfielder Tike Redman reportedly is suffering from flu-like symptoms, and did not travel with the Orioles to Jupiter, Fla., on Friday. Redman is one of seven outfielders in Baltimore’s camp, trying to make the big league squad. He was completely … Continue reading

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Reader not impressed with Esquivel

John L. Wallace of Dallastown writes: The Revolution’s Matt Esquivel: Just what York needs is another shady character for the kids to admire. The guy’s been thrown off (at least) three teams already. Bad precedent for an outfit that’s trying … Continue reading

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Veres looking for one more chance

Former major league reliever Dave Veres is attempting to do something no one has ever done before. He wants to pitch in the major leagues with a prosthetic hip. The next stop in his comeback will be with the York … Continue reading

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Veres, Ezi signings official

The Revolution have signed their fourth pitcher with major league experience, agreeing to terms with former closer Dave Veres. Veres, who last pitched in the majors during the 2003 NLCS, played at the Triple-A level with Colorado last season. The … Continue reading

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Revs set to announce two more signings

The York Revolution are expected to announce two signings today, including a returning player and a former major leaguer that is new to the Atlantic League. We hope to contact both players as soon as the signings are official. So … Continue reading

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Revs re-sign De Renne, ink two major leaguers

Talk about a big day. The York Revolution re-signed their high-energy leadoff man, Keoni De Renne, and that move might not even be the biggest news of the day. That’s saying something because De Renne (.302, 57 R, 100 H, … Continue reading

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Revs sign three new players

It’s been a busy three weeks for the York Revolution. York signed three more players Wednesday, increasing its roster to six players — by far the highest number of players announced to contracts in the Atlantic League. The three most … Continue reading

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The Great Kazu returns

The York Revolution had a perfect venue to announce the return of outfielder Kazu Tanaka. Revs manager Chris Hoiles told a crowd of about 300 fans at the Revs’ first hot stove banquet that the city’s favorite player will be … Continue reading

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