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Goldeyes Ink Catcher Alixon Suarez

Goldeyes Ink Catcher Alixon Suarez

The Winnipeg Goldeyes have signed catcher Alixon Suarez for the 2017 season.

Suarez last played in 2015, and has five years of professional experience in the Boston Red Sox’ organization. The Carora, Venezuela native has thrown out 36 percent of opposing base stealers during his career, which includes a 41 percent finish for the Lowell Spinners in 2014 that ranked fourth in the Short Season-A New York-Penn League.

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Goldeyes Re-Sign Shortstop Maikol Gonzalez

Goldeyes Re-Sign Shortstop Maikol Gonzalez

Maikol Gonzalez
Maikol Gonzalez (WINNIPEG GOLDEYES)

Shortstop Maikol Gonzalez is suiting back up with the Winnipeg Goldeyes for 2017.

The San Francisco, Venezuela native was the only Goldeyes to play in all 100 games last season, hitting .256 with three home runs and 43 RBI. He finished tied for sixth in the American Association in runs scored (72), tied for second in stolen bases (31), and second in walks (75).

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Anderson Returns to Goldeyes for Fourth Season

Anderson Returns to Goldeyes for Fourth Season

Kyle Anderson
Kyle Anderson (JAMES CAREY LAUDER PHOTO)

Left-handed pitcher Kyle Anderson is back in the Winnipeg Goldeyes fold for a fourth season.

The Woodinville, Washington native was 3-1 with one save and a 3.44 ERA in six starts and 23 relief appearances last season. Anderson totaled 73.1 innings, walking just seven, and striking out 37.

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Goldeyes Re-Sign Righties von Schamann and McVey

Goldeyes Re-Sign Righties von Schamann and McVey

The Winnipeg Goldeyes have re-signed right-handed pitchers Duke von Schamann and Cameron McVey for 2017.

von Schamann was 8-7 with a 4.87 ERA in 20 starts and two relief appearances last year. He struck out 66 batters in 116.1 innings pitched while allowing just eight home runs and 23 walks.

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Second Baseman Casio Grider Returning to Goldeyes

Second Baseman Casio Grider Returning to Goldeyes

Casio Grider
Winnipeg Goldeyes second baseman Casio Grider (DAN LEMOAL PHOTO)

The Winnipeg Goldeyes have re-signed second baseman Casio Grider to their roster for a third season.

Grider batted .279 with 11 home runs and 68 RBI last season. The Loma Linda, California native appeared in 99 games, adding 61 runs scored, 18 doubles, 22 stolen bases, and a .361 on-base percentage.

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Goldeyes Sign Pair of Rookies to 2017 Roster

Goldeyes Sign Pair of Rookies to 2017 Roster

The Winnipeg Goldeyes have signed first baseman Kellen Marruffo and right-handed pitcher Caleb Kellogg to their 2017 playing roster.

Marruffo finished his college career last spring at the University of Utah and helped the Utes win the Pac-12 Conference championship, hitting .314 with three home runs, and 27 RBI in 51 games played. The Tucson, Arizona native added 23 runs, 11 doubles, and a .392 on-base percentage.

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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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