Salt Lake Bees

Family plays prominent role in minor league ballplayers' path to the bigs

The odds are stacked against any baseball player ever reaching the majors, but that never stops the dreams.

Salt Lake Bees prevail in extras against Chihuahuas

Grant Green delivered a pinch-hit RBI double in the top of the 10th inning to give the Salt Lake Bees a 6-5 win over the El Paso Chihuahuas on Saturday night. Read more »

July 12, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Brennan Boesch named Pacific Coast League player of the month

Salt Lake Bees outfielder Brennan Boesch was named Pacific Coast League player of the month for June on Thursday after leading the PCL in most of the league's hitting categories in the month. Read more »

July 11, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Jarrett Grube embraces minor league life, with his wife hundreds of miles away

Bees pitcher Jarrett Grube has embraced the unique life of minor league baseball, with his wife back home in Indiana. Read more »

July 10, 2014


Local 9-year-old boy inspires Salt Lake Bees

Nine-year old Josh Anderson, who was born with a partial right arm, hasn't let his condition slow him down and on Wednesday night he delivered the first pitch at Smith's Ballpark. Read more »

July 9, 2014


Former MVP and mission LDS president Dale Murphy reminisces with fans

Before Tuesday's game, Dale Murphy spent time with fans outside Smith's Ballpark, signing autographs and remisicing on a life well lived. Read more »

July 8, 2014


Salt Lake Bees manager Keith Johnson uses family to balance life as a coach

Bees manager Keith Johnson's life is filled with trying to help his players achieve their big league dreams, all while trying to achieve his own. With so much on his plate he looks to his family to... Read more »

July 8, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Infielder Shawn O'Malley named to All-Star team; Bees win

Bees infielder Shawn O'Malley played for the Durham Bulls back in 2012. Now he will be going back to the Bull City, this time as an All-Star Read more »

July 7, 2014


Rally dove not enough as Salt Lake Bees lose to El Paso

The Bees jumped out to a 6-0 lead in the first, but couldn't hold on to the lead, losing to El Paso 12-10 Sunday. Read more »

July 6, 2014


Jazz draftees Dante Exum and Rodney Hood throw out first pitches in Salt Lake Bees' win over El Paso

Dante Exum and Rodney hood threw out the first pitches at Smith's Ballpark and Bees starter Jarrett Grube took it from there, going seven innings and allowing one as Salt Lake beat El Paso 5-3. Read more »

July 5, 2014


Veteran gets a win at Salt Lake Bees game on Independence Day

The Utah chapter of Honor Flight partnered with the Salt Lake Bees Friday night to auction off the camouflage jerseys that Salt Lake players wore during their 5-1 loss to El Paso. Read more »

July 5, 2014


Salt Lake Bees outfielder Brennan Boesch named 2014 PCL All-Star

Brennan Boesch will compete in the Triple-A All-Star Game on July 16 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, North Carolina. Read more »

July 3, 2014


Former Ute C.J. Cron has first MLB multi-HR game; Trout hits massive homer

C.J. Cron added two homers for the Angels, but they still needed more offense than that with the ball carrying so well all night. Read more »

June 27, 2014


Angels acquire Grilli in trade with Pirates

The Los Angeles Angels hope the Jason Grilli they're getting from the Pittsburgh Pirates is the dominant version of last year rather than the struggling one of this year. Read more »

June 27, 2014


Mr. 3,000: Bees broadcaster Steve Klauke reaches another milestone

Longtime Salt Lake Bees play-by-play man Steve Klauke called his 3,000th game Tuesday afternoon. Read more »

June 24, 2014

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9th-inning rally not enough in Salt Lake Bees' loss to Nashville

Down by four heading to the ninth, the Bees were able to bring the go-ahead run to the plate, but ultimately fell to Nashville. Read more »

June 23, 2014


Salt Lake Bees tie franchise record for most pitchers used in a season — in June

Caleb Clay became the 35th pitcher the Bees have used this season as he pitched 5 2/3 innings to lead the Bees to a 4-1 victory. Read more »

June 22, 2014


Despite a loss to the Sounds, the Bees' Roberto Lopez showed off his piano skills

Prior to Saturday's game, Roberto Lopez showed off his piano skills. Read more »

June 21, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Wade LeBlanc finally gets his car back

Wade LeBlanc has gone from coast-to-coast and team-to-team, all with his SUV sitting outside Smith's Ballpark. Read more »

June 20, 2014


Angels assistant GM praises Salt Lake Bees

The Bees are in the midst of a 30-45 season, but that didn't stop Los Angeles assistant GM Scott Servais from praising the Triple-A affiliate. Read more »

June 19, 2014


Salt Lake Bees fail to defend leads in twin bill with Memphis

Salt Lake jumped out on Memphis in both games of Wednesday's doubleheader but couldn't hold on to either lead. Read more »

June 18, 2014


Utahns in baseball: John Buck plays first base for first time after bizarre incident; BYU alum Taylor Cole starts All-Star Game

Taylorsville native John Buck played first base for the first time in his career Sunday, replacing Logan Morrison, who knocked himself out of the game with his own bat. Read more »

June 15, 2014


Up downs: Life of a minor league player involves plenty of shuffling

The Bees' Efren Navarro and Luis Jimenez both made recent stops in Los Angeles with the Angels. Now back with the Bees, they are adjusting back to life in the minor leagues. Read more »

June 1, 2014


Salt Lake Bees: Red-hot Bees rally past Fresno on Pioneer Day

At the end of a back-and-forth affair Wednesday night, Salt Lake prevailed with a 4-3 victory over Fresno. Read more »

July 24, 2013


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