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Burlington Bees pitcher traded to Tigers

The Los Angeles Angels announced Friday that they are sending RHP Elvin Rodriguez to the Detroit Tigers as the player to be named later in the Aug. 31 trade involving outfielder Justin Upton and RHP Grayson Long. Rodriguez ended the … Continue reading

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Top Angels prospect Jahmai Jones back with Burlington

Six players ranked by Baseball America among the top 30 Los Angeles Angels prospects are with the Burlington Bees to start the 2017 season, including the highly-touted Jahmai Jones. Jones, the Angels’ No. 1 prospect, returns to Burlington after finishing … Continue reading

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Angels announce Bees coaching staff for 2017

The Los Angeles Angels announced their minor-league coaches for the 2017 season Thursday, including those for their Midwest League affiliate, the Burlington Bees. The Bees field staff will include two familiar faces, manager Adam Melhuse and pitching coach Jairo Cuevas, … Continue reading

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Bees roster highlighted by three top 10 Angels prospects

The Opening Day roster for the Burlington Bees is highlighted by four pitchers and an outfielder ranked by Baseball America among the top 30 prospects in the Los Angeles Angels organization. Three of those pitchers — right-handers Grayson Long, Joe … Continue reading

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Former catcher Melhuse named Bees manager

Former big-league catcher and advance scout Adam Melhuse will manage the Burlington Bees this year, the team announced Monday. This is Melhuse’s first job as a manager. He was a journeyman player, appearing in games for the Oakland Athletics, the … Continue reading

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