Monthly Archives: August 2010

Revs sign three pitchers but need more help

By early afternoon, Revs director of player procurement Michael Kirk had learned more bad news. Right-hander Vince Perkins had left the Revs. Kirk and York manager Andy Etchebarren said Perkins retired. Used mostly as a relief pitcher with Newark and … Continue reading

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Etch on Jayson Werth

York manager Andy Etchebarren appears in a feature story on Phillies outfielder Jayson Werth in the most recent edition of Sports Illustrated. From the article: “Werth’s career didn’t progress as quickly as expected. Baltimore traded him to Toronto in 2000 … Continue reading

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Revolution Podcast from August 20

Jim and Steve discuss Shawn Hedrick’s return to the Revolution and other things from the press box at Sovereign Bank Stadium. Powered by Podbean.com

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Hedrick to start Saturday

Dover High graduate Shawn Hedrick confirmed Friday afternoon he has been offered a contract by the York Revolution. Revs director of player procurement Michael Kirk confirmed that the Revs expect Hedrick to start Saturday at home against Bridgeport. A longtime … Continue reading

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Two big additions

The Revs added two new pitchers Wednesday, signing former big league right-handers Julion Manon and Joselo Diaz (pictured above). Manon spent the entire 2010 season in the Mexican League before signing with York. He appeared in 27 games, posting a … Continue reading

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Pitching help: Revs sign DeSalvo

York manager Andy Etchebarren called this stretch of the season a test. He had just returned to the team after needing time off to treat back pain caused by two bulging discs and arthritis. He returned to a team suffering … Continue reading

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Revs front office continues to change

Just a note that may have been lost at the end of Saturday’s game story about the York Revolution’s front office. Neil Fortier has been named vice president of business development. John Gibson has been named the assistant general manager … Continue reading

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Starting pitching options

The Revs earned a needed break this week when starter Jarod Plummer (pictured above) agreed to make another start with York before returning to Texas to be with his pregnant wife. Plummer originally planned to leave York after starting Tuesday’s … Continue reading

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One tough stretch

The Revs could use a couple days off. They lost 3/5’s of their starting rotation this week, including former big leaguer Damian Moss (pictured above). Their leadoff hitter needed to miss almost a week after suffering a pulled groin. Their … Continue reading

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The August 6 York Revolution Podcast

Jim and Steve are back again, talking York Revolution baseball Click here to listen in. * Our apologies for the delay, the podcast didn’t publish on our first take.

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