Category Archives: Michael Kirk

Travel taking its toll

The Houston Chronicle highlighted the difficulties facing the Sugar Land Skeeters as they embark on a travel-filled 2012 season. The Skeeters, located in the Houston suburbs, are the only team in the Atlantic League located west of Pennsylvania.

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Unfinished business in Houston?

Even before a site for the stadium was selected, the Atlantic League’s vision for an expansion club in Texas was not viewed as a one-and-done deal. The team’s ownership group, Opening Day Partners, and league founder/CEO Frank Boulton agreed that … Continue reading

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City, county honor Revs

Mayor Kim Bracey and the York County Commissioners presented proclamations to the York Revolution this afternoon to honor the club for winning its second straight Atlantic League championship. The ceremony was delayed almost a month after York won the title … Continue reading

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Blade, Ackerman retire; Jeroloman to arive late

The York Revolution will lose more core players from the team that won the Atlantic League championship in October. First baseman Ian Bladergroen (pictured above) and lefty reliever Eric Ackerman have retired, York Revolution team officials confirmed. Shortstop Chuck Jeroloman … Continue reading

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Garceau highlights latest signings

The Revs signed three more pitchers Tuesday, bringing their number of players under contract to 25 just days before players report to spring training Sunday at York’s Sovereign Bank Stadium. While left-handed starter Chris Cody (pictured above) and lefty reliever … Continue reading

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Revs sign three more players

The Revs signed three more players for the 2011 season, including starting pitcher Matt DeSalvo and second baseman Liu Rodriguez (pictured above) — key players from last season’s Atlantic League championship club. DeSalvo, 30, went 1-0 with a 1.02 ERA … 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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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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Roster moves

Three roster moves have been confirmed by Revs director of player procurement Michael Kirk. * The Revs placed player/coach Enohel Polanco on the inactive list following the close of the first half. The move could signal the end to a … Continue reading

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Worst to first

We know. We know. It’s still early. The York Revolution still have 30 games to play in the first half. But it’s impressive to see what the Revs have accomplished during the first 40 games of the season. Unable to … Continue reading

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