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Commentary: If Sky Sox leave there exists a logical candidate to take their place

Sun, Jan 31, 2016 - 3:43 PM 0

There could still be affiliated minor league baseball in Colorado Springs, even if the Sky Sox do skip town. Figuring out which team could serve as a...

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Sky Sox Expand Partnership With Bird Dog BBQ -

The Sky Sox have announced a multi-year expansion of the club's partnership with Bird Dog BBQ. The agreement extends...

MiLB Named League With Top Game Experience -

Minor League Baseball was recently named "league with the most family-friendly game/event experience" in the 12th...

Owner Dave Elmore Named 2016 King of Baseball -

Minor League Baseball has announced that David G. Elmore, owner and founder of Elmore Sports Group, has been named...

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San Antonio concedes taking the Sky Sox by 2019 would be nearly impossible
San Antonio concedes taking the Sky Sox by 2019 would be nearly impossible

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Thu, Sep 15, 2016

San Antonio mayor Ivy Taylor has effectively shelved plans to lure Triple-A baseball away from Colorado Springs by the 2019 season, the San Antonio...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox name Hiram Burgos pitcher of year, Orlando Arcia player of year
Colorado Springs Sky Sox name Hiram Burgos pitcher of year, Orlando Arcia player of year

By: - 0 Wed, Sep 7, 2016

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox have announced that RHP Hiram Burgos was named the team's Pitcher of the Year and SS Orlando Arcia was named Player of the...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox lose season finale at Iowa Cubs
Colorado Springs Sky Sox lose season finale at Iowa Cubs

By: - 0 Mon, Sep 5, 2016

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox ended their 2016 season with a 12-3 loss to the Iowa Cubs in front of 9,110 at Principal Park in a Labor Day matinee on...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox rout visiting Zephyrs again
Colorado Springs Sky Sox rout visiting Zephyrs again

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 31, 2016

For the second straight day, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox used an early offensive outburst to back a strong start and defeat the New Orleans Zephyrs,...

Yankees make 2 trades, get Eric Young Jr. from Colorado Springs
Yankees make 2 trades, get Eric Young Jr. from Colorado Springs

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 31, 2016

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees have acquired minor league outfielder Eric Young Jr. from the Milwaukee Brewers for cash. The Yankees made two trades...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox game canceled due to rain; Orlando Arcia makes all-PCl team
Colorado Springs Sky Sox game canceled due to rain; Orlando Arcia makes all-PCl team

By: - 0 Mon, Aug 29, 2016

Torrential rains have caused the cancellation of Monday's series opener between the Colorado Springs Sky Sox and the New Orleans Zephyrs. The game will...

Sky Sox face Marlins' Triple-A farmhands in final home series of 2016

By: - 0 Sun, Aug 28, 2016

Sky Sox prospects watch The final homestand of the season for the Colorado Springs Sky Sox starts Monday with a four-game series against the New...

Oklahoma City takes two in topping Colorado Springs
Oklahoma City takes two in topping Colorado Springs

By: - 0 Sat, Aug 27, 2016

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox dropped both games of a doubleheader against the Oklahoma City Dodgers, falling 1-0 and 5-1 on Saturday at Chickasaw...

Sky Sox release 2017 schedule 2 months early amid falling attendance, confusion over team relocation
Sky Sox release 2017 schedule 2 months early amid falling attendance, confusion over team relocation

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Sat, Aug 27, 2016

The Sky Sox will use their final four games of the season to distribute magnet schedules for the upcoming season, as the local Triple-A baseball team...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox pitchers strike out 15, team within game of .500
Colorado Springs Sky Sox pitchers strike out 15, team within game of .500

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

OKLAHOMA CITY - Sky Sox pitchers combined for 15 strikeouts and closed with seven straight scoreless frames in a 5-1 victory over Oklahoma City on...

Sky Sox closer stumbles in eighth inning in road defeat
Sky Sox closer stumbles in eighth inning in road defeat

By: - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox dropped the finale of their road series with the Round Rock Express 3-2 on Tuesday for a split of the four-game series....

Tables turned, Colorado Springs Sky Sox shut out in rout
Tables turned, Colorado Springs Sky Sox shut out in rout

By: - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

After shutting out the Round Rock Express in the first two games of their series, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox were victims of a shutout as they fell...

Josh Hader, Colorado Springs Sky Sox blank Round Rock on 2nd straight night
Josh Hader, Colorado Springs Sky Sox blank Round Rock on 2nd straight night

By: - 0 Sun, Aug 21, 2016

Behind a spectacular start from one of baseball's top pitching prospects, Colorado Springs defeated the Round Rock Express 6-0 on Sunday night at Dell...

Burgos, 3 relievers combine for 15 Ks, four-hit shutout
Burgos, 3 relievers combine for 15 Ks, four-hit shutout

By: - 0 Sat, Aug 20, 2016

ROUND ROCK, Texas - Hiram Burgos struck out 11 in six scoreless innings and three Sky Sox relievers held the baton tightly, taking over to preserve a...

Chihuahuas pull ahead at expense of Colorado Springs Sky Sox bullpen
Chihuahuas pull ahead at expense of Colorado Springs Sky Sox bullpen

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 17, 2016

Colorado Springs reliever Sam Freeman allowed two runs in the seventh inning to pick up the loss as El Paso edged the Sky Sox 5-3 at Security Service...

Colorado Springs gets strong pitching from call-up and lots of hitting in rout of Chihuahuas
Colorado Springs gets strong pitching from call-up and lots of hitting in rout of Chihuahuas

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 17, 2016

With an offensive eruption and a strong start from their newest call-up, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox defeated the El Paso Chihuahuas 11-3 in front of...

Sky Sox host San Diego's top prospects, familiar face this week

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Aug 16, 2016

Some of the San Diego Padres’ best prospects and a familiar face will visit Security Service Field this Tuesday-Friday when the El Paso Chihuahuas play...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox rout Albuquerque Isotopes in series finale
Colorado Springs Sky Sox rout Albuquerque Isotopes in series finale

By: - 0 Mon, Aug 15, 2016

Behind a pair of home runs and a strong start from one of their veterans, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox defeated the Albuquerque Isotopes 8-2 at...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox's rally falls short vs. Albuquerque Isotopes
Colorado Springs Sky Sox's rally falls short vs. Albuquerque Isotopes

By: - 0 Sun, Aug 14, 2016

A ninth-inning rally came close, but not close enough for the Colorado Springs Sky Sox as they fell 3-1 to the Albuquerque Isotopes in front of 5,620...

Albuquerque hammers host Colorado Springs Sky Sox
Albuquerque hammers host Colorado Springs Sky Sox

By: - 0 Sat, Aug 13, 2016

In the second game of their series, the Albuquerque Isotopes scored early and often, never looking back in route to a 13-7 win over the Colorado...

Top Rockies farmhands visit Sky Sox this weekend

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Aug 12, 2016

Colorado Springs fans will get a chance to see the Colorado Rockies top farmhands when the Albuquerque Isotopes (53-64) visit the Sky Sox (57-58)...

Sky Sox pitching powers past Omaha
Sky Sox pitching powers past Omaha

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 10, 2016

With a strong start from the newest Sky Sox pitcher and a scoreless night from the bullpen, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox defeated the Omaha Storm...

Sky Sox pitcher Aaron Wilkerson's journey from frozen foods aisle could reach majors
Sky Sox pitcher Aaron Wilkerson's journey from frozen foods aisle could reach majors

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Aug 10, 2016

Sky Sox pitcher Aaron Wilkerson knows how lucky he is to be playing baseball even if it was a long journey back. After Tommy John surgery in 2011, it...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox win at Omaha behind vet starter Hiram Burgos
Colorado Springs Sky Sox win at Omaha behind vet starter Hiram Burgos

By: - 0 Tue, Aug 9, 2016

Behind a strong start from one of their veterans, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox defeated the Omaha Storm Chasers 3-1 at Werner Park on Tuesday. Sky...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox score first, but not again in loss at Omaha
Colorado Springs Sky Sox score first, but not again in loss at Omaha

By: - 0 Mon, Aug 8, 2016

Colorado Springs Sky Sox's offense scored first, but could muster little after that as they fell to the Omaha Storm Chasers 3-1 on Monday at Werner...

Sky Sox leadoff batter Kyle Wren working his way on Brewers' prospects radar
Sky Sox leadoff batter Kyle Wren working his way on Brewers' prospects radar

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sun, Aug 7, 2016

Sky Sox outfielder Kyle Wren is making the most of his second chance in Colorado Springs. The former Atlanta Braves draft pick was disappointed to...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox Brent Suter, Damien Magnifico blank host Omaha
Colorado Springs Sky Sox Brent Suter, Damien Magnifico blank host Omaha

By: - 0 Sun, Aug 7, 2016

Behind a dominant start from their ace, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox started their road trip with a 3-0 win over the Omaha Storm Chasers on Sunday in...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox lose rain-shortened game to Nashville Sounds
Colorado Springs Sky Sox lose rain-shortened game to Nashville Sounds

By: - 0 Sat, Aug 6, 2016

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox dropped a 5-2 decision to the Nashville Sounds on Saturday night at Security Service Field. The Pacific Coast League...

Nashville wins slugfest over Sky Sox
Nashville wins slugfest over Sky Sox

By: - 0 Fri, Aug 5, 2016

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox took a brief early lead before falling to the Nashville Sounds 12-7 on Friday night. Nashville collected nine hits in...

Lewis Brinson's grand slam lifts Colorado Springs Sky Sox to victory
Lewis Brinson's grand slam lifts Colorado Springs Sky Sox to victory

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 3, 2016

Newly acquired Lewis Brinson continued his torrid hitting, belting a grand slam to lift Colorado Springs past Nashville 4-1 Wednesday night at Security...

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