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Lowell Spinners wheels come to grinding halt versus Brooklyn

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LOWELL, Mass. – Sunday afternoon was Bark in the Park day at LeLacheur Park in Lowell, Massachusetts. Fans were invited to bring their dogs to the New York-Penn League baseball game. There were a fair amount of canines in the crowd of 3,417. They saw a good baseball team from Brooklyn, New York that does not know how to quit. ...

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Huge first inning pushes Lowell Spinners past Renegades

Lowell Spinners

LOWELL, Mass. — Traffic delays delayed the umpiring crew’s arrival to LeLacheur Park on Saturday night, but the Lowell Spinners’ bats didn’t seem to mind a 27-minute delay. Eight runs in the first inning allowed the Spinners to hold off the McNamara Division-leading Hudson Valley Renegades for their second straight victory, this time a 9-5 decision in the finale of ...

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Boston Red Sox send Jake Peavy to Giants for minor leaguers

Jake Peavy

The Boston Red Sox have sent starting pitcher Jake Peavy to the San Francisco Giants in exchange for minor-league pitchers according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. After a slow start to the 2014 season, Peavy had started to turn things around in Boston a bit and returning to the National League will likely be more suitable for the pitcher. The 2013 ...

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Strong night from Jordan Betts leads Spinners to victory

(Photo/John Corneau/Lowell Spinners)

LOWELL, Mass. – The Lowell Spinners hosted the Hudson Valley Renegades for the second night of their three-game series on Friday at LeLacheur Park. Coming off a frustrating loss to the Renegades the night before, Lowell was looking to bounce back. The Spinners got off to a good start in the first inning when Jordan Betts nailed a double to left-center field and brought ...

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Navs fall to Wachusett, but show never-quit attitude late

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LYNN, Mass. — When a team is in a funk in baseball, it takes the smallest bits of optimism to breed confidence. That was the case for the North Shore Navigators on Friday night. It didn’t come in the form of a win as the team dropped a tough 5-4 decision to the visiting Wachusett Dirt Dawgs, but the bats ...

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Spinners drop third straight with loss to Hudson Valley

(Photo/John Corneau/Lowell Spinners)

LOWELL, Mass. – The Lowell Spinners are in the midst of a frustrating losing streak, the likes of which have occurred a couple times before this season. After dropping both games in their series against the Vermont Lake Monsters, the Spinners were looking to turn things around in their first game against the Hudson Valley Renegades. Unfortunately, the Renegades were well prepared to put on an ...

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Lester, Red Sox fans pay ‘RE2PECT’ to Jeter in new Jordan Brand ad

Derek Jeter Jon Lester

Jordan Brand has released a new star studded commercial to pay homage to Derek Jeter, one of the company’s longest sponsored athletes. The ad features a number of athletes in various sports in addition to a number of stars with connections to professional sports tipping their caps to the 40-year-old New York Yankee as he steps to the plate at Yankee ...

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Lowell Spinners Weekly: On the road again

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The Lowell Spinners, Class-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, are 12-18 this season, sit in third place in the Stedler Division and are currently on a six-game losing streak. The Spinners will wrap up their three-game series against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers, Class-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, on Monday night at LeLacheur Park before heading out on the road. Lowell has dropped the ...

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Photo Gallery: Futures at Fenway

Kevin McAvoy Fenway

The Lowell Spinners, Class-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, fell to the Mahoning Valley Scrappers, Class-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, in the ninth annual Futures at Fenway game in Boston, Massachusetts. The fans flocked to see potential future major leaguers play on a major league field and a great time. Current Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino started the game to complete his rehab assignment ...

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