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Goldeyes Add Pleffner, Sullivan to Lineup

Goldeyes Add Pleffner, Sullivan to Lineup

By Brian Schultz

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have signed first baseman Shawn Pleffner and catcher Conor Sullivan to their 2017 lineup.

Pleffner, a Washington, D.C. native, hit .262 with three home runs and 34 RBI in 100 games last year for the Double-A Eastern League’s Harrisburg Senators.

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Goldeyes Channel Youth in Pair of Player Signings

Goldeyes Channel Youth in Pair of Player Signings

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have signed outfielder Devan Ahart and infielder Jordan Ebert for the 2017 season.

Ahart played for two affiliates in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ organization last year, including a 24-game stint with the Double-A Texas League’s Tulsa Drillers. The Detroit, Michigan native combined to hit .258 with four home runs and 35 RBI in 86 total games played.

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Goldeyes Trade Pitcher Robert Tasin

Goldeyes Trade Pitcher Robert Tasin

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have traded right-handed pitcher Robert Tasin to the Frontier League’s Evansville Otters in exchange for a player to be named later.

Tasin was 0-1 with three saves and a 4.50 ERA in 19 relief appearances after signing with the Goldeyes in early-July. The 25-year-old began the season in the Philadelphia Phillies’ organization where he earned six saves in 28 appearances for the Low-A South Atlantic League’s Lakewood BlueClaws. The Phillies drafted Tasin out of the University of Oklahoma in the 19th round in 2015.

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Goldeyes Trade Infielder Ridge Hoopii-Haslam

Goldeyes Trade Infielder Ridge Hoopii-Haslam

The Winnipeg Goldeyes have sent infielder Ridge Hoopii-Haslam to the Joliet Slammers in exchange for a player to be named later.

Hoopii-Haslam batted .239 with four home runs and 30 RBI in 61 games played for the Goldeyes last season. The Hilo, Hawaii native saw action at second base, third base, and left field while also making two appearances on the mound.

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Goldeyes Sign Outfielder Stefan Sabol

Goldeyes Sign Outfielder Stefan Sabol

The Winnipeg Goldeyes have added outfielder Stefan Sabol to their 2017 roster.

The Aliso Viejo, California native played in the New York Mets’ organization last season for the Double-A Eastern League’s Binghamton Mets. He batted .229 with 12 doubles, five home runs, 24 RBI, and 27 walks in 72 games played.

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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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