Category Archives: Butch Hobson

Gailen named Atlantic League Player of the Year

The Atlantic League named its end of the year all-star team, and Lancaster swept the major on-field honors. York Daily Record, Oct. 19, 2012

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Playoff time: Revs fans set to rally before Game 1

Revs fans encouraged to gather starting at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the AAA store/service center located in York on Eastern Boulevard for a playoff pep rally. The team starts their third consecutive run in the Atlantic League playoffs at 7:05 later that night at Lancaster’s Clipper Magazine Stadium.

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A look at Hobson, playoffs

Links from the York Daily Record on the York Revolution clinching a playoff spot against Lancaster and a schedule of the Atlantic League Freedom Division Championship Series. Sept. 18, 2012

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Revs podcast: Sept. 13

York Daily Record reporters Steve Navaroli and Jim Seip discuss the playoff potential of the York Revolution in this week’s podcast. Sept. 13, 2012 Jim Seip York Daily Record

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Glance around the league

The Lancaster Barnstormers honored Butch Hobson before the Friday night game against York, playing a video montage that included highlights of his time as a player in Boston. Hobson won his 1,500th game as a manager Thursday in Camden. His … Continue reading

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A look around the league

The Somerset Patriots appear to have replaced Josh Pressley‘s spot in the lineup, finding one proven slugging first baseman to replace the former league MVP. Earlier this month, the Pats acquired the rights to Jesse Hoorelbeke from Laredo of the … Continue reading

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Morales trade details finally revealed

The Lancaster Barnstormers finally announced Monday they had acquired reliever Ronnie Morales (pictured above) from York and traded him to the American Association’s Grand Prairie (Texas) AirHogs in exchange for first baseman Cesar Nicolas. Morales (2-2, 3.81 ERA) appeared in … Continue reading

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Recap of the divisional series

York manager Andy Etchebarren penciled in Eric Eymann in right field and Liu Rodriguez at second base after left-handed hitter Jose Herrera and switch-hitter Chris Walker struggled at the plate in this series. Lancaster turned to another left-handed pitcher, and … Continue reading

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Freedom Championship Series

Lots of interesting stuff and difficult decisions yet to be made by Lancaster and York. Playoff rosters must be submitted to the league by noon Wednesday. * York infielder Ramon Castro visited a doctor for a painful skin ailment that … Continue reading

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Revs acquire left-handed help

The Revs released LHP Zac Cline (0-2, 7.62 ERA) and acquired LHP Kris Regas (0-0, 4.26 ERA) in a trade with Lancaster for future considerations. Cline had the highest ERA on the Revs roster. Regas has held opponents to a … Continue reading

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