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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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The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sat, Jun 16, 2018

No. 10 The Colorado Pride women's soccer team visits the Southern California Crush on Sunday No. 9 New Zealand faces England in league (13-man) rugby...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sat, Jun 9, 2018

No. 10 Denver Broncos have minicamp Tuesday to Thursday No. 9 FIFA will vote to award the 2026 World Cup on Wednesday with a U.S./North America bid...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox shake up front office leadership among multicity level shifting
Colorado Springs Sky Sox shake up front office leadership among multicity level shifting

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Jun 6, 2018

Chris Phillips knows he’s taking over a lot more than a baseball team. The soon-to-be general manager of the Sky Sox must conduct a public...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sun, Jun 3, 2018

No. 10 NASCAR's top teams converge on Michigan International Speedway on Sunday No. 9 The USA Hockey annual Congress is held in Colorado Springs...

Yankees great Bernie Williams bringing personal message to Sky Sox crowd
Yankees great Bernie Williams bringing personal message to Sky Sox crowd

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Fri, Jun 1, 2018

Who among us hasn’t envisioned how we might fill our days if we could retire young and without a financial care? Here’s how former Yankees great...

Sky Sox returning for home series with Orlando Arcia, Freddy Peralta and a special appearance from Bernie Williams
Sky Sox returning for home series with Orlando Arcia, Freddy Peralta and a special appearance from Bernie Williams

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, May 30, 2018

The Sky Sox return home on Wednesday to begin a five-game home stand against the Iowa Cubs. Here’s what you should know: Orlando Arcia will make his...

Freddy Peralta, Colorado Springs Sky Sox end loss streak at 6
Freddy Peralta, Colorado Springs Sky Sox end loss streak at 6

By: - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Sky Sox snapped their six-game losing streak and avoided a series sweep with a 4-0 victory over the Nashville Sounds on...

A Colorado Springs-Pueblo rivalry could be brewing in minor league baseball
A Colorado Springs-Pueblo rivalry could be brewing in minor league baseball

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

It's possible that Pueblo could soon lure a minor league team that would play in the same league as Colorado Springs. Those running the Sky Sox would...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox Corbin Burnes can't replicate dominant road form in loss
Colorado Springs Sky Sox Corbin Burnes can't replicate dominant road form in loss

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

Perhaps Corbin Burnes' massive home vs. road disparity can be chalked up to sample size as much as the altitude and massive outfield at Security...

Friday's postponed Sky Sox game will be part of Saturday twin bill
Friday's postponed Sky Sox game will be part of Saturday twin bill

By: - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

Friday evening's scheduled 6:40 p.m. contest between the Colorado Springs Sky Sox and the Memphis Redbirds at Security Service Field was postponed due...

Keon Broxton leads Sky Sox to victory with four hits in potential breakout performance
Keon Broxton leads Sky Sox to victory with four hits in potential breakout performance

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

Keon Broxton went 4-for-4 in what the Sky Sox hope to be a breakout effort and Colorado Springs used a six-run seventh to top Memphis 10-5 on...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox game postponed due to heavy rain Tuesday
Colorado Springs Sky Sox game postponed due to heavy rain Tuesday

By: - 0 Tue, May 15, 2018

Tuesday evening’s scheduled 6:40 p.m. contest between the Colorado Springs Sky Sox and the Oklahoma City Dodgers at Security Service Field has been...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs this week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs this week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sat, May 12, 2018

No. 10 Local college highlights include Air Force baseball at home Tuesday and any playoffs or tournaments remaining No. 9 The Colorado Pride women's...

Brett Phillips returning to Sky Sox as Brewers make room for Woodruff
Brett Phillips returning to Sky Sox as Brewers make room for Woodruff

By: - 0 Fri, May 11, 2018

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Brewers have optioned outfielder Brett Phillips to Triple-A Colorado Springs to make room on the roster for right-handed...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 29, 2018

No. 10 Gennady Golovkin boxes Vanes Martirosyan on Saturday No. 9 World championship men's ice hockey starts Friday in Denmark No. 8 Colorado...

Strong start for Sky Sox shortstop Mauricio Dubon has him, and his country, waiting for historic call-up
Strong start for Sky Sox shortstop Mauricio Dubon has him, and his country, waiting for historic call-up

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Sat, Apr 28, 2018

Another hit dropped on Saturday for Mauricio Dubon. And with it, the anticipation surely amped up to another level in his native Honduras. Dubon, who...

Sky Sox visitors: Prospects to watch during upcoming series with Omaha (Kansas City Royals)
Sky Sox visitors: Prospects to watch during upcoming series with Omaha (Kansas City Royals)

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Apr 25, 2018

Omaha (Triple-A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals) visits Colorado Springs for a five-game series starting Wednesday against the Sky Sox. Here’s a...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: Jim O - 0 Sun, Apr 22, 2018

No. 10 The Colorado Springs Switchbacks visit Orange County on Saturday No. 9 NASCAR's top teams converge at Talladega on Sunday for the Geico 500...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

No. 10 World men's hockey championships start Thursday in Denmark No. 9 NASCAR's top teams head to Richmond, Va., on Saturday No. 8 Local college...

Colorado Springs Sky Sox loses its late lead
Colorado Springs Sky Sox loses its late lead

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox dropped the series opener vs. the Round Rock Express 8-6 Saturday. The Express improve to 2-7 with the Sky Sox falling to...

David Ramsey: Triple-A version of Sky Sox begins its bittersweet farewell to Colorado Springs
David Ramsey: Triple-A version of Sky Sox begins its bittersweet farewell to Colorado Springs

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

A bittersweet night at Security Service Field, with an emphasis on bitter. This was the beginning of the ending. This was the opening night of the...

Remembering the 31 best Sky Sox in Colorado Springs Triple-A baseball history
Remembering the 31 best Sky Sox in Colorado Springs Triple-A baseball history

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Tue, Apr 10, 2018

Jim Thome, Todd Helton, Albert Belle, Nolan Arenado… the list of great players to wear a Sky Sox uniform is a long one, but we’ve made an effort to...

Delivery tweaks helped Sky Sox prospect Corbin Barnes take biggest leap in Milwaukee's organization
Delivery tweaks helped Sky Sox prospect Corbin Barnes take biggest leap in Milwaukee's organization

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Thu, Apr 5, 2018

Corbin Burnes was about 10 days from the end of spring training in his second professional season when a life-changing meeting set his career on a new...

Meet the 2018 Colorado Springs Sky Sox top prospects
Meet the 2018 Colorado Springs Sky Sox top prospects

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Thu, Apr 5, 2018

// Related:Former top prospect Tyrone Taylor looks to recapture form at Triple-A Colorado Springs

Sky Sox open final Triple-A season in Colorado Springs with diverse, loaded roster
Sky Sox open final Triple-A season in Colorado Springs with diverse, loaded roster

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

Sky Sox manager Rick Sweet sought assurance from team ownership about one key factor prior to the Triple-A baseball club’s final year in Colorado...

Former top prospect Tyrone Taylor looks to recapture form at Triple-A Colorado Springs
Former top prospect Tyrone Taylor looks to recapture form at Triple-A Colorado Springs

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

The first time Tyrone Taylor stepped in the batter’s box in Colorado Springs, he knew he was in the right place. “I took a little bit of BP...

Sky Sox manager: 'I foresee Triple-A, at some point, it being back here in Colorado Springs'
Sky Sox manager: 'I foresee Triple-A, at some point, it being back here in Colorado Springs'

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

Rick Sweet thinks Triple-A baseball could eventually find its way back to Colorado Springs. The Sky Sox manager, with 44 years of experience in the...

Minor league rules changes won't fix pace of baseball like re-examination of strike zone would
Minor league rules changes won't fix pace of baseball like re-examination of strike zone would

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Mar 14, 2018

Baseball has a hangnail, so it is amputating the whole hand. At least that’s how I see the new regulations enacted in the minor leagues. Umpires will...

On the clock: Minor League Baseball announces sweeping rules changes aimed at quickening pace of play
On the clock: Minor League Baseball announces sweeping rules changes aimed at quickening pace of play

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Mar 14, 2018

Fans may need to carve out a little less time to catch a Sky Sox game this season. At least that’s the hope of Minor League Baseball, which announced...

The Gazette's Brent Briggeman honored by national organization
The Gazette's Brent Briggeman honored by national organization

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 27, 2018

The Gazette's Brent Briggeman has earned top 10 recognition for breaking news by the Associated Press Sports Editors. This was the culmination of...

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