Recent Articles by Matt Payne
Published: Saturday, September 17, 2011 12:00 am MDT
SANDY — Through the season's first four games — all Jordan victories — freshman quarterback Austin Kafentzis was nearly flawless. He threw for 1,272 yards and nine scores, and even led the tea...
Published: Tuesday, September 6, 2011 12:00 am MDT
The dog days of summer are dwindling and fall colors are on the horizon, which means one thing: It's time for cross country.
Published: Friday, September 2, 2011 12:00 am MDT
The 2011 season was not a kind one for the Bees — inconsistent play, adverse weather and low attendance contributed to the franchise's worst season since 2004.
Published: Thursday, September 1, 2011 12:00 am MDT
For more than seven innings on Wednesday night it looked like the Bees were doomed to another low-scoring loss.
Published: Wednesday, August 31, 2011 12:00 am MDT
Something strange happened at Spring Mobile Ballpark on Tuesday night: when the first inning ended, the Bees had the lead.
Published: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 12:00 am MDT
Monday brought yet another low-scoring game to Spring Mobile Ballpark, where more missed opportunities doomed the Bees to their sixth straight loss at home.
Published: Monday, August 29, 2011 12:00 am MDT
SALT LAKE CITY—The Bees' home woes continued Sunday, thanks almost entirely to Las Vegas' Ryan Shealy.
The burly designated hitter smacked an RBI single in the first inning, then crushed a grand slam i...
Published: Sunday, August 28, 2011 12:00 am MDT
With the promise of postgame fireworks on Saturday night — to the delight of the 13,684 spectators who flooded to Spring Mobile Ballpark — fans could forgive the fact that the Bees failed to produce...
Published: Friday, August 26, 2011 12:00 am MDT
"They all have something to play for."
Published: Thursday, August 25, 2011 12:00 am MDT
Entering the season, Efren Navarro was known solely as a defensive extraordinaire — and rightfully so. The Bees' first baseman is the best fielding first baseman in all of Triple-A.