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McGovern Back with Goldeyes for 2017

McGovern Back with Goldeyes for 2017

Kevin McGovern
Winnipeg Goldeyes pitcher Kevin McGovern

Left-handed pitcher Kevin McGovern has re-signed with the Winnipeg Goldeyes for the 2017 season.

McGovern was 8-3 last year in 21 regular season starts, while finishing 12th in the American Association in ERA (3.56) and second in strikeouts (125).

“I’m very pleased to have Kevin back in our rotation for 2017,” said Goldeyes’ manager Rick Forney.

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Goldeyes Re-Sign Outfielder, First Baseman David Rohm

Goldeyes Re-Sign Outfielder, First Baseman David Rohm

David Rohm
David Rohm (WINNIPEG GOLDEYES)

The Winnipeg Goldeyes have re-inked outfielder and first baseman David Rohm for 2017.

Rohm had an MVP-calibre season for the Goldeyes in 2016, ranking fourth in the American Association in batting average (.339), hitting seven home runs, and finishing tied for fifth in the league with 71 RBI.

The Fresno, California native added 58 runs scored, 19 doubles, three triples, and a .398 on-base percentage.

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Shaw Park Hosting Baseball During 2017 Canada Summer Games

Shaw Park Hosting Baseball During 2017 Canada Summer Games

By Brian Schultz

Shaw Park
Shaw Park will host baseball competition during the 2017 Canada Summer Games. (GOLDEYES.COM)

WINNIPEG — Shaw Park is the chosen venue to host several baseball games during the 2017 Canada Summer Games.

The downtown stadium will host two games per day on July 31, August 1, August 3, as well as the bronze and gold medal games on August 4.

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Goldeyes Pitch in to Help Winnipeg Harvest

Goldeyes Pitch in to Help Winnipeg Harvest

The Winnipeg Goldeyes are pitching in to help Winnipeg Harvest during this busy time of year.

Staff from the baseball club’s front office, including mascot Goldie, will help assemble holiday cheer packages at the food bank on Tuesday morning.

“We are thrilled at the support we have had from the Winnipeg Goldeyes baseball club over the years,” said David Northcott, executive director of Winnipeg Harvest.

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Winnipeg Goldeyes Bring Back Championship Hardware for Hometown Celebration

Winnipeg Goldeyes Bring Back Championship Hardware for Hometown Celebration

By Dave Baxter (@davebbbaxter)

Winnipeg Goldeyes Champions
The 2016 Winnipeg Goldeyes proudly show off their championship trophy and banner at a championship celebration at Shaw Park on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. (DAVE BAXTER / CHRISD.CA)
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Winnipeg Goldeyes slugger Reggie Abercrombie clutches the AA championship trophy while looking out at the fans that showed up at Shaw Park on Wednesday night. (DAVE BAXTER / CHRISD.CA)

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Goldeyes capped off their championship season with a championship party at Shaw Park on Wednesday night.

Two days after beating the Wichita Wingnuts 11-4 in the deciding game of the 2016 American Association (AA) championship series, the Winnipeg Goldeyes brought their championship trophy and banner home and held a celebration for their fans.

The celebration saw the club proudly show off their trophy and banner, and also saw Goldeyes players, coaches and executives address the fans that showed up to help the Goldeyes celebrate.

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Winnipeg Goldeyes Win Third Championship in Club History

Winnipeg Goldeyes Win Third Championship in Club History

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The Winnipeg Goldeyes celebrate their third championship in team history after defeating the Wichita Wingnuts 11-4 on Monday, September 19, 2016. (@WPG_GOLDEYES / TWITTER)

The Winnipeg Goldeyes are champions for the third time in the club’s history.

Winnipeg won their second American Association championship on Monday night by downing the Wichita Wingnuts 11-4 at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. The Fish were also league champs back in 1994 before joining the AA.

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Goldeyes in American Association Finals on Wednesday

Goldeyes in American Association Finals on Wednesday

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes are on fire this season and will make their latest appearance in the post-season beginning Wednesday night.

The Fish are hosting the Wichita Wingnuts to begin the 2016 American Association Championship Series at Shaw Park.

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Winnipeg Goldeyes Clinch Playoff Spot

Winnipeg Goldeyes Clinch Playoff Spot

By Brian Schultz

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes are headed to another post-season.

The Fish (58-42) claimed the American Association wild card on Monday afternoon when they split a double-header with the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks at Shaw Park.

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