Salt Lake Bees

Morning links: Lincecum to pitch for the Bees; Utah softball makes a splash

Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum will take the mound for Salt Lake; Jaycob Brugman brings his powerful swing back to Utah.

Memphis Redbirds' home runs help snap Salt Lake Bees' 9-game winning streak

David Washington hit two home runs, Anthony Garcia added another, and the Redbirds ended the Bees' nine-game home winning streak with a 9-7 victory. Read more »

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Bees squash late Memphis rally, get third straight win

Kyle McGowan pitched six innings, gave up three runs, and the Bees held on to defeat the Redbirds 7-5. Read more »



Bees erupt for 14 runs, crush Redbirds

The Bees erupt for 14 runs on 21 hits to defeat the Redbirds. Todd Cunningham went 4 for 5 with two doubles to lead the way. Read more »

May 23, 2016


Morning links: Tim Lincecum to pitch for the Bees; Utah softball team splashes into Super Regional

Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum will take the mound for Salt Lake; Jaycob Brugman brings his powerful swing back to Utah; Utah softball dives in to Sweet 16. Read more »

May 23, 2016


AP source: Lincecum completes $2.5 million deal with Angels

The 31-year-old free-agent right-hander is trying to come back from left hip surgery. He didn't pitch after June 27 last year with the San Francisco Giants — his only other major league team... Read more »

May 20, 2016


Nick Buss leads Bees to sweep of Isotopes

Nick Buss and Kaleb Cowart lead a balanced Bees offense to a sweep of Albuquerque. Read more »

May 13, 2016


Bees make it six straight wins with victory over Albuquerque

Jeff Bandy hit two doubles and went 3 for 4 while Chris Jones racked up eight strikeouts to help Salt Lake get the win over Albuquerque. Read more »

May 12, 2016


Jefry Marte powers the Bees over Albuquerque for their fourth straight win

Jefry Marte went 3 for 4 with a home run, a double and three RBIs to lead the Bees to a series-opening win over the Isotopes. Read more »

May 10, 2016


Bees sweep Aces in rain-shortened series

Kaleb Cowart broke a 2-2 tie in the bottom of the eighth inning with an RBI single, and Jefry Marte followed it up with a two-run home run to put the game away for Salt Lake. Read more »

May 9, 2016


Jett Bandy, Nick Buss lead Salt Lake Bees to win over Reno Aces

Jett Bandy hit a two-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning to break a 3-3 tie and the Bees held on for the win. Read more »

May 7, 2016


Salt Lake Bees swarm the Reno Aces, end 6-game losing streak

Matt Shoemaker pitched six innings, allowed one run on six hits while striking out eight, Nick Buss went one hit short of the cycle, and the Bees ended their six-game losing streak with a 6-1 win. Read more »

May 6, 2016


Bees broadcaster Steve Klauke to call three Angels games

Klauke is calling his first MLB games since 2004. Read more »

May 4, 2016


River Cats put in work on International Laborers Day, defeat Bees

Down 6-3, the River Cats exploded for nine runs in the sixth and never looked back en route to victory over Salt Lake. Jarrett Parker went 3 for 4 with three home runs and six RBIs. Read more »

May 1, 2016


The magic ends as Bees lose to River Cats

The River Cats scored 14 runs on 24 hits in a record-setting night and held the Bees to one run on five hits on Harry Potter Night. Read more »

April 30, 2016


The Bees steal a win from the River Cats again

The Bees started off slow and trailed for most of the game, but Salt Lake took advantage of some late-game scoring opportunities and stole a win from Sacramento. Read more »

April 29, 2016


Bees escape with win over hapless River Cats

Kaleb Cowart hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning, and the Bees held on to get their ninth win of the season over the Sacramento River Cats. Read more »

April 28, 2016


The Chihuahuas and the weather combine to take down the Bees

El Paso exploded for eight runs in the fourth inning, Bryan Rodriguez held the Bees scoreless, and the game was called after five innings and a two-hour rain delay. Read more »

April 26, 2016


The Chihuahuas explode offensively to take down the Bees

James Loney and Ryan Schimpf led a powerful El Paso offense in an 8-4 win over Salt Lake. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Bees pull out a win over El Paso, split doubleheader

The Bees started off strong but almost lost the game late. Read more »

April 24, 2016


Bees outlast Grizzlies in thrilling 19-run game

Rafael Ortega and Kyle Kubitza combine to go 4-for-6 with six RBIs, and the Bees come out on top in a back-and-forth affair with Fresno. Read more »

April 14, 2016


Bees soundly defeated by visiting Grizzlies after rain delay

After a two-hour rain delay, the Grizzlies' bats, and a few unfortunate errors, doomed the Bees in their 6-0 loss to Fresno. Read more »

April 14, 2016


Bees have a career night and bounce-back win

Nate Smith threw a career-high nine strikeouts, and the Bees bounced back from their first loss of the season to defeat the Grizzlies 2-1. Read more »

April 12, 2016


Unbeaten season over for Bees after coming up short against Fresno

Untimely errors by the Bees and timely hits by the Fresno Grizzlies ended the Bees' four-game winning streak. Read more »

April 11, 2016


Salt Lake Bees complete sweep of Sacramento River Cats with 7-4 win

The Bees decided to break out their brooms for the fourth game against the River Cats. Salt Lake finished the final game of the series with a 7-4 win to complete the sweep of Sacramento. Read more »

April 10, 2016


Bees shut out the River Cats to stay unbeaten

For the first fireworks game of the season, the Bees decided to start the light show a little early in a 6-0 win over the River Cats. Zach Nuding retired three Sacramento batters off seven pitches... Read more »

April 9, 2016


Bees hang on to defeat River Cats

Salt Lake wins for second straight night over Sacramento. Led by timely hitting, and great infield defense the Bees. Read more »

April 8, 2016


Bees win season opener over Sacramento in a night of firsts (+video & photos)

Salt Lake prevails 5-2 before a crowd of 7,122 Thursday night at Smith's Ballpark. Read more »

April 7, 2016


He has returned: Keith Johnson back to manage the Bees

After a year roving with the Angels, Keith Johnson has returned to manage the Bees. Having spent a year learning from big league manager Mike Scioscia, Johnson intends on making the Bees a... Read more »

April 6, 2016


Brad Rock: Bees baseball — a 'super' night out

Salt Lake season begins Thursday and features players with over 1,700 Major League games of experience. Or if you don't like that, you can just experience the brisket. Read more »

April 6, 2016


They're here: The Bees are back in town

Optimism is running high as Salt Lake gears up for Thursday's PCL opener at home against Sacramento. Read more »

April 6, 2016


Salt Lake Bees video: Two Dominicans with MLB experience hope their stay in Utah is short

During the offseason, the Los Angeles Angels acquired Al Albuquerque and Jefry Marte from Detroit. Both have played in the major leagues and will begin the season with the Bees. Read more »

April 6, 2016


Bees pitcher Tyler Skaggs healthy, eager to start journey back to big leagues in Salt Lake City

Bees pitcher Tyler Skaggs missed all of 2015 recovering from Tommy John surgery but is ready to take the necessary steps in Salt Lake City now to end the season back in Los Angeles. Read more »

April 5, 2016


Former Salt Lake Bees player Brandon Wood looks to use own failure to his advantage as a manager

The former Salt Lake Bee, who appeared in over 300 games with the Bees, fizzled out of the lineups and is now starting the process all over again — as a manager. Read more »

March 30, 2016


Salt Lake Bees-Los Angeles Angels exhibition game canceled due to snow

The Salt Lake Bees-Los Angeles Angels exhibition game has been canceled due to rain and snow throughout the Wasatch Front. Read more »

March 22, 2016


Salt Lake Bees set to host Major League's Angels in exhibition contest Tuesday

First pitch for the exhibition game between the Salt Lake Bees and the Los Angeles Angels is scheduled for 4:05 p.m. at Smith's Ballpark, barring any inclement weather. Read more »

March 21, 2016


Weber State notebook: '61-year-old rookie' Klauke gets to call his first NCAA D-I tourney game

Steve Klauke, the longtime play-by-play radio voice for the Salt Lake Bees, has been in the broadcasting business for a long time. But on Friday, he finally got to call the first NCAA Division I... Read more »

March 18, 2016

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Photos: Star spangled opportunity: Tots and veteran performers audition to sing national anthem at Bees games

Young tykes and seasoned performers alike auditioned Saturday at Smith's Ballpark to perform the national anthem at the Salt Lake Bees home games. The Bees' season gets underway in April. Read more »

March 12, 2016


Salt Lake Bees: Games and promotions to catch in 2016

Baseball will be at Smith's Ballpark again soon, and so will Harry Potter, Batman and Luke Skywalker. Read more »

March 4, 2016


Morning links: Hayward becomes 'gaming correspondent' for 'Players Tribune'; ESPN talks Utah football

Utah Jazz forward again publicly argues in favor of playing video games; Pac-12 questions answered, including some concerning the Utes; Salt Lake Bees part of MLB's worst farm system. Read more »

Feb. 12, 2016


Morning links: BYU-Utah bowl matchup 'becoming realistic;' Q&A with former Cougar Alani Fua; Salt Lake Bees named top franchise

Fox Sports' Stewart Mandel reports possibility of Cougars and Utes facing each other in the Las Vegas Bowl; Arizona Cardinals rookie reflects on time in Provo; Salt Lake Bees named Triple-A... Read more »

Dec. 4, 2015


Mascots converge to raise funds for needy children

The 12th annual Mascot Bowl brought mascots from around the United States to help the Jazz Bear raise money for “Bear Hugs for Kids” and “Firemen and Friends for Kids.” Read more »

Sept. 28, 2015


Rainiers rally for 13-6 win after Bees relievers can’t close the deal

Tacoma pounded out11 hits and scored 13 runs as the Rainiers defeated Salt Lake with ease. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015


Bees errorless, pitcher Nate Smith shines as Salt Lake cruises to easy home win

The Salt Lake Bees cranked out 16 hits Tuesday and scored 10 runs to earn a 10-1 win over the Tacoma Rainiers. Read more »

Sept. 1, 2015


For many Salt Lake Bees, September is the time to prove their MLB worth

Making it to the majors is an accomplishment, but sticking there is another. Plenty of those who played this season between Los Angeles and Salt Lake have gotten appearances here and there, but get... Read more »

Sept. 1, 2015


Clutch seventh-inning hitting lifts Bees past Rainiers

Salt Lake rallied from a 4-3 deficit in Monday's game against Tacoma as Gary Brown and Efren Navarro delivered clutch hits in the Bees' 6-5 win. Read more »

Sept. 1, 2015


Miscues costly in Matt Shoemaker’s return to Salt Lake

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker started for the Bees Saturday, giving up three runs as the Iowa Cubs beat the Salt Lake Bees 3-1 in the series finale. Read more »

Aug. 22, 2015


Bees throttle Cubs in front of huge crowd on Fan Appreciation Night

Bees pitcher Nate Smith recorded the first win of his Triple-A career Friday as the Bees rallied for a 12-8 win over the Iowa Cubs. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2015


That awkward moment: Bees catcher faces old team … and upcoming groomsman

Rafael Lopez was traded from the Iowa Cubs to the Salt Lake Bees on July 3. He considers playing against his old team and a groomsman for his upcoming wedding "awkward." Read more »

Aug. 21, 2015


Bees roughed up in loss to Cubs; Bees catcher suffers hand injury

The Salt Lake Bees fell to the Iowa Cubs 13-2 and Bees catcher Rafael Lopez suffered a hand injury in the game. He will be evaluated Friday morning. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015


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