Monthly Archives: October 2010

Radio calls from Atlantic League playoffs

Here are some of the radio calls by York Revolution play-by-play announcer Darrell Henry. The first clip features the York fans’ reaction to Somerset’s Josh Pressley in Game 5 of the Freedom Division Championship Series. Yorkfans.mp3 Henry has called every … Continue reading

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League could undergo more change

The York Revolution expect manager Andy Etchebarren and pitching coach Mark Mason to return and lead the club in 2011, according to Opening Day Partners President Jon Danos. Etchebarren, 67, underwent back surgery Tuesday, and a team representative said he … Continue reading

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Newark Bears on the move

The Atlantic League has been reduced to a seven-team league — for the time being — after the Newark Bears announced their plans to move to the independent, short-season Can-Am League in 2011. It marks the first change in the … Continue reading

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A championship season

The York Revolution (above) celebrated with fans at The Strand at noon Monday in downtown York. Here’s a look back at some of the facts that slipped through the cracks during the last two weeks. * York not only set … Continue reading

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Ramon Casto leads the cheers

After playing in several Major League organizations, Ramon Castro has pretty much seen everything in baseball. He has a career batting average of .348 in the Atlantic League and was a member of the 2007 champion Newark Bears. Revolution personnel … Continue reading

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Revs celebrate in style

The nearly 20 players who made Monday’s championship celebration at the Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center were all smiles as Revolution fans roared throughout the one-hour ceremony. Perhaps no one enjoyed it more than pitcher Corey Thurman, the longest tenured … Continue reading

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Video: Today’s entire Revs celebration at the Strand-Capitol

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Revs celebrate

Above: Revs reliever Celson Polanco celebrates the first league championship for a minor league baseball team from York since the 1969 Pirates were awarded the Eastern League title. Below: Revs players rush the infield to celebrate the franchise’s first championship. … Continue reading

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Revs clinch team’s first title

Blogger’s note: Sorry for the delay. We were working without an Internet connection for the final seven innings or so. Here is the game story from York’s victory in Bridgeport, Conn., late Saturday night. All photos are courtesy of the … Continue reading

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Revs place team-record six players on All-Star squads

The York Revolution placed a team-record six players, including five players on the first team, on the Atlantic League postseason All-Star teams. OF Scott Grimes, OF James Shanks, DH Jose Herrera, Utility Ramon Castro, and 1B Ian Bladergroen earned first-team … Continue reading

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