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Goldeyes Bring Back Third Baseman Darvill

Goldeyes Bring Back Third Baseman Darvill

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Winnipeg Goldeyes third baseman Wes Darvill (TARA MILLER)

Canadian Wes Darvill will join the Winnipeg Goldeyes again for the 2017 season.

The 25-year-old third baseman hit .262 for the Fish last year with two home runs and 41 RBI in 96 games played.

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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)

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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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Zombies, Goldeyes Collide at Shaw Park on September 3

Zombies, Goldeyes Collide at Shaw Park on September 3

Winnipeg Goldeyes Zombie Night
Winnipeg Goldeyes Zombie Night is Saturday, September 3. (HANDOUT)

Halloween is still a couple months away, but the Winnipeg Goldeyes are getting into the spirit of things earlier this year.

Zombie Night returns Saturday, September 3 at Shaw Park, transforming the downtown baseball stadium into the site of the living dead.

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Goldeyes Sign Former Major League Pitcher Winston Abreu

Goldeyes Sign Former Major League Pitcher Winston Abreu

By David Klassen

Winston Abreu
Pitcher Winston Abreu (WINNIPEG GOLDEYES / HANDOUT)

Before the Winnipeg Goldeyes hit the diamond on Friday, they signed a former Major League right-handed pitcher.

Winston Abreu joins the Fish after posting a 5-1 record with 23 saves and a 0.77 ERA in 47 appearances with the Joplin Blasters last season.

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