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Winnipeg Goldeyes Receive Honourary Street Renaming

Winnipeg Goldeyes Receive Honourary Street Renaming

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The city has honourarily renamed a stretch of Portage Avenue East to Winnipeg Goldeyes Way. (@WPG_GOLDEYES / TWITTER)

The Winnipeg Goldeyes now have their own honourary street designation outside of the ballpark where they won their most recent American Association championship.

Winnipeg Goldeyes Way was unveiled by Mayor Brian Bowman Thursday at Shaw Park, renaming Portage Avenue East from Main Street to Westbrook Street after the baseball club.

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Goldeyes Talk Championship on ‘The Inside Pitch’ Tuesday

Goldeyes Talk Championship on ‘The Inside Pitch’ Tuesday

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Winnipeg Goldeyes’ outfielder Reggie Abercrombie hoists the American Association championship trophy on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Shaw Park. (@WPG_GOLDEYES / TWITTER)

The Winnipeg Goldeyes are back-to-back American Association baseball champions for the second-straight year. The Fish will dish on their recent 18-2 victory over the Wichita Wingnuts last week on a special edition of their radio program, “The Inside Pitch,” airing Tuesday.

The guest panel includes Goldeyes’ manager Rick Forney, catcher Mason Katz, outfielder Josh Romanski, and right-handed pitchers Mikey O’Brien and Edwin Carl. The show will conclude with a season highlights package.

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Goldeyes Fish Fry Wingnuts to Clench American Association Championship

Goldeyes Fish Fry Wingnuts to Clench American Association Championship

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The Winnipeg Goldeyes celebrate in centre field at Shaw Park after their 2017 American Association Championship win on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. (@WPG_GOLDEYES / TWITTER)

They took their time getting there, but the Winnipeg Goldeyes are American Association Champions for the second year in a row.

After weather delays forced the Fish to postpone their Saturday and Tuesday games against the Wichita Wingnuts, Winnipeg toppled the best-of-five series Wednesday night in front of a packed Shaw Park.

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Goldeyes Even Playoff Series in Fight for AA Championship

Goldeyes Even Playoff Series in Fight for AA Championship

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The Winnipeg Goldeyes have tied their best-of-five playoff series 1-1 against the Wichita Wingnuts, triggering a two-game set at home this weekend in their journey to clinch the American Association Championship.

The Fish on Thursday beat the Wingnuts 7-1 in game two on the road, forcing a return to Shaw Park on Saturday and Sunday.

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Goldeyes Sign Former Gator Casey Turgeon

Goldeyes Sign Former Gator Casey Turgeon

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have signed utility player Casey Turgeon to their roster.

The Florida native has played in 90 games earlier this season in the St. Louis Cardinals’ organization, splitting time between the High-A Florida State League’s Palm Beach Cardinals and the Double-A Texas League’s Springfield Cardinals.

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