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Salt Lake Bees finally get their brooms out with sweep of Iowa Cubs

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Salt Lake Bees completed their first series sweep of the season with a 4-2 win over the Iowa Cubs on Tuesday afternoon. Read more »

9 hours ago


Lee Benson: Talking about life, Larry, baseball and the Bees with Marc Amicone

Marc Amicone, general manager of the Salt Lake Bees, was there when Larry H. Miller first dreamed of buying a professional baseball team. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014


Omaha halts Bees' winning streak

PAPILLION, Neb. — Francisco Pena belted a two-run homer in the sixth inning to put Omaha ahead to stay, as the Storm Chasers snapped a three-game Salt Lake winning streak with a 5-3 victory over the Bees on Wednesday night. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Brennan Boesch is anything but a villain

During a game in Fresno, Bees outfielder Brennan Boesch was made out to be a villain, but his actions prove he's just the opposite. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014


Salt Lake Bees pitcher Caleb Clay gets 1st call to the show

Salt Lake Bees pitcher Caleb Clay got called up to the major leagues by the Los Angeles Angels Sunday morning. Read more »

Aug. 10, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Vinnie Pestano's path home goes through Salt Lake

Two seasons ago, pitcher Vinnie Pestano was one of the best relievers in the game. He is hoping to regain that reputation while with the Bees. Read more »

Aug. 9, 2014


Bees infielders Shawn O'Malley, Vance Albitz provide brief exciting moment in blowout loss

Bees infielders Vance Albitz and Shawn O'Malley provided back-to-back RBI bunt singles in the fourth that brought the crowd to its feet during the team's blowout loss. Read more »

Aug. 7, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Unearned run proves costly in Fresno

An unearned run in the eighth inning propelled the Fresno Grizzlies to a 6-5 win over the Salt Lake Bees on Tuesday night. Read more »

Aug. 6, 2014


Real Salt Lake: Assistant coach Paul Dalglish leaves RSL to rejoin Austin Aztex

Paul Daglish, who has been with Real for eight months, will become the head coach and technical director for his former club, Austin Aztex. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2014


Utahns in baseball: Pine View alum Marcus Littlewood extends hit streak

Two-time former Mr. Baseball in Utah Marcus Littlewood extended his hit streak to 11 games with a single on Sunday, while former Ute Tyler Wagner is now 7-0, while holding a 0.52 ERA over his last... Read more »

Aug. 3, 2014


Salt Lake Bees get help from an Angel in the outfield en route to win over Tacoma

Angel outfielder Collin Cowgill went 1 for 3 with a walk and an outfield assist to help the Bees to a 4-3 win over Tacoma. Read more »

Aug. 1, 2014


Boesch will continue to swing away in Salt Lake after deadline

Salt Lake outfielder Brennan Boesch has spent the year sending home run after home run out of Smith's Ballpark. After remaining with the Angel organization at the trade deadline, he will look to... Read more »

July 31, 2014


Backup Salt Lake Bees catcher Zach Zaneski finally gets his shot to play

For the past six weeks Salt Lake catcher Zach Zaneski has sat in the dugout waiting for his turn. On Wednesday he finally got it. Read more »

July 30, 2014


Shortstop Tommy Field leads Salt Lake Bees' home run derby in win over Tacoma

Shortstop Tommy Field blasted two home runs to pace Salt Lake to a 5-3 victory over Tacoma on Tuesday. Read more »

July 29, 2014


Utahns in baseball: BYU alum Taylor Cole leads all minor leaguers in strikeouts; Jake Hannemann promoted

Former BYU pitcher Taylor Cole struck out 21 batters in 12 innings over the span of two starts this week, while fellow former Cougar Jake Hannemann shined after his promotion to advanced Single-A... Read more »

July 27, 2014


Dominican band changing things up during Salt Lake Bees' games at Smith's Ballpark

Lepy Jimenez and his band of friends are changing the atmosphere at Smith's Ballpark for Salt Lake Bees games. Read more »

July 24, 2014


Salt Lake Bees get solid pitching in 9-run win over Reno

Jarret Grube pitched six scoreless innings and the Bees' bats took care of the rest in a blowout win over Reno. Read more »

July 23, 2014


Ex-Taylorsville High product John Buck returns to Salt Lake to play for the Bees

After traveling through the majors for a decade, things have come full circle for ex-Taylorsville High standout John Buck. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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C.J. Cron and John Buck homecoming helps Salt Lake to victory

Former Ute C.J. Cron and ex-Taylorsville High standout John Buck returned to the Beehive State Monday night, helping the Bees to a 7-6 victory over Reno. Read more »

July 21, 2014


Taylorsville High School alum John Buck signs with Angels, to join Salt Lake Bees

Buck signed a minor league deal Monday with the Los Angeles Angels, where he will join the Salt Lake Bees. Read more »

July 21, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Troubling trend emerging in Bees' loss

The Bees bullpen surrendered a late 2-0 lead as Salt Lake fell to Las Vegas 6-2. Read more »

July 19, 2014


Salt Lake Bees 2B Taylor Lindey traded; Bees lose

Bees second baseman Taylor Lindsey was a late scratch for Salt Lake in its 7-6 loss on Friday. During the game, multiple sources reported that Lindsey was being traded to the Padres organization. Read more »

July 18, 2014


Salt Lake Bees victorious in return from All-Star break

Salt Lake survived a late Las Vegas rally as Bee All-Star Shawn O'Malley and Co. returned from the All-Star break with a 7-6 victory. Read more »

July 17, 2014


Utah Sports Ruckus: Half-year sports awards

The first half of 2014 was a crazy time in Utah sports. There were titles won, coaches hired, opportunities squandered, records broken, awards received, players drafted, body parts lost and much... Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Utahns in baseball mid-season awards: The best of the best in the first half of the season

Mashing together the MLB All-Star break and the ESPYs, here's the best of the best of the first half of baseball from baseball players with ties to the state of Utah. Read more »

July 14, 2014


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