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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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Goldeyes Make ‘Bacon Night’ a Doubleheader

Goldeyes Make ‘Bacon Night’ a Doubleheader

By Brian Schultz

Winnipeg Goldeyes Bacon
Winnipeg Goldeyes players Willie Cabrera, Adam Heisler, Josh Romanski, and Maikol Gonzalez show off their bacon-themed jerseys ahead of Bacon Night on August 17, 2016. (HANDOUT)

Double the action, double the bacon?

The Winnipeg Goldeyes are heading into a doubleheader Wednesday at Shaw Park. It also happens to be Bacon Night.

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Goldeyes Acquire Pitcher Victor Capellan from Joplin

Goldeyes Acquire Pitcher Victor Capellan from Joplin

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have acquired right-handed pitcher Victor Capellan from the Joplin Blasters in exchange for cash.

Capellan, a native of Monte Cristi in the Dominican Republic, is 2-1 with seven saves and a 2.37 ERA this season. He is tied for ninth in the American Association with 32 appearances, and has struck out 44 batters in 38.0 innings pitched while allowing just 22 hits.

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Ukrainian Community Celebrated at Wednesday’s Goldeyes Game

Ukrainian Community Celebrated at Wednesday’s Goldeyes Game

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Ukrainian community will be celebrated Wednesday night at the Winnipeg Goldeyes game.

It’s the third time the baseball club will honour Ukrainian heritage.

The night includes a variety of Ukrainian music, dance, and cultural displays. Wednesday’s game also features contests and prizes, including a special “Go Goldeyes” perogy eating contest, courtesy of Sevala’s Ukrainian Deli.

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Goldeyes Acquire Outfielder Willie Cabrera

Goldeyes Acquire Outfielder Willie Cabrera

By Brian Schultz

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have acquired outfielder Willie Cabrera from the Joplin Blasters in exchange for a player to be named later.

In 44 games with the Blasters this season, the Los Angeles native hit .307 with eight home runs and 43 RBI. Cabrera hit safely in 30 of 44 games this season, while collecting multiple hits in 16 contests. He also posted 11 multi-RBI games, including a five-RBI night on June 19th versus Sioux Falls.

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Goldeyes Add Pitcher Robert Tasin

Goldeyes Add Pitcher Robert Tasin

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have signed right-handed pitcher Robert Tasin to their roster.

The Houston, Texas native earned six saves over 28 relief appearances earlier this season for the Low-A South Atlantic League’s Lakewood BlueClaws (Philadelphia Phillies).

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