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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs can't eclipse LumberKings in 7-6 loss that is solar-poweredDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 hours ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs hoped to be solar-powered Monday, but in the end they were eclipsed by the Clinton LumberKings in a game that included the first-ever delay for a celestial event in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs chop LumberKings 2-0 to extend wild-card lead in playoff chaseDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 22 hours ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs technically had another team meeting after their victory over the Clinton LumberKings on Sunday. This one lasted about 3 seconds. "Nice job guys," Chiefs manager... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Where are you watching the eclipse?flies, just like the moon in front of the sun. Some places in Peoria are playi
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 22 hours ago
flies, just like the moon in front of the sun. Some places in Peoria are playing host to eclipse-viewing events today. The Peoria Chiefs are even suspending their baseball game, scheduled to start at noon, for the eclipse duration. But for... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs chop LumberKings 2-0 to extend wildcard lead in playoff chaseDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs technically had another team meeting after their victory over the Clinton LumberKings on Sunday. This one lasted about 3 seconds. "Nice job guys," Chiefs manager... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs can't close door on Clinton, end up in closed-door meeting after 7-6 lossDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs seemed on their way to closing the door further in the Western Division wildcard playoff race Saturday. Instead, they found themselves in a closed-door post-game... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Eminian: Chiefs hoping baseball will eclipse solar event MondayDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs play a noon game Monday at Dozer Park that will include a first-ever event for the franchise. A moon delay. The Midwest League game will be halted during the solar... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Shew drops career-best outing on LumberKings to help Chiefs to 2-1 winDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs gained some breathing room Friday in a playoff race in which most of the teams seemed to be in their last gasps. The Chiefs got a career-best outing from righty... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs get winning run from bases-loaded walk in 9th to beat Bandits, 5-4DAVENPORT, IOWA — The Peoria Chiefs rallied for the winning run in the ninth in
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
DAVENPORT, IOWA — The Peoria Chiefs rallied for the winning run in the ninth inning without a hit Thursday to salvage the final game of a four-game series against Western Division leader Quad Cities. River Bandits reliever Devon Carr hit Mick... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Five things to do this weekend in central Illinois (Aug. 18-20)live music, food and craft beer and wine tastings. The event continues Sunday.
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
live music, food and craft beer and wine tastings. The event continues Sunday. 3. Spend an evening at the ballpark as the Peoria Chiefs host the Kane County Cougars at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Dozer Park. It's Harry Potter Night, with the first 1,000... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs' comeback falls short in 9-8 loss to Quad CitiesDAVENPORT, Iowa — The Peoria Chiefs allowed nine runs in the first three inning
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
DAVENPORT, Iowa — The Peoria Chiefs allowed nine runs in the first three innings and their rally fell a run short in a 9-8 loss to the Quad Cities River Bandits on Wednesday night. With the Beloit Snappers being rained out, the Chiefs are tied for... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bandits walk off with 3-2 win over Chiefssecond on a bases-loaded fielders' choice in the ninth inning to give the Quad
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
second on a bases-loaded fielders' choice in the ninth inning to give the Quad Cities River Bandits a 3-2 win over the Peoria Chiefs on Tuesday night at Modern Woodman Park. The loss drops the Chiefs to 1-5 in the last six games, but at 27-24... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs fall 4-1 at Quad CitiesDAVENPORT, Iowa — The Peoria Chiefs left nine runners on base and dropped the o
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
DAVENPORT, Iowa — The Peoria Chiefs left nine runners on base and dropped the opener of a crucial series against the Quad Cities River Bandits 4-1 on Monday night at Modern Woodman Park. The loss drops the Chiefs to five games behind the first-place... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Mendoza delivers walk-off double in 11th to push Chiefs back into playoff spot with 2-1 winDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs used a walk-off to get their playoff run back into high gear Sunday against the Burlington Bees. Evan Mendoza's double with one out in the 11th inning plated Kramer... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Mendoza delivers walk-off double in 11th to push Chiefs back into playoff spot with 2-1 winDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs used a walk-off to get their playoff run back into high gear Sunday against the Burlington Bees. Evan Mendoza's double with one out in the 11th inning plated Kramer... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Warner wonderful, but Chiefs fade to 4-2 loss to Bees in 11 inningsDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs had a feel-good story on the mound, even though they didn't end up with a feel-good ending Saturday against the Burlington Bees. Lefty starter Austin Warner never... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Eminian: Scholarships, tools survey and a playoff stretch run for ChiefsDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs are in a playoff race that still appears to involve three teams battling for two playoff spots, as it has been for most of the second half. Peoria headed into... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Mendoza hits well in his Chiefs debut, but Bees sting Peoria, 6Mendoza was on the mound, pitching for North Carolina State and carrying a 6.75
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
Mendoza was on the mound, pitching for North Carolina State and carrying a 6.75 ERA. On Friday, he made his debut as the Peoria Chiefs new third baseman, fresh up from short-season State College with glossy batting numbers in tow. The Chiefs... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
After the rain, Chiefs fall to Bees 4By Norm Ulrich Jr. of the Journal Star PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs came up empt
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
By Norm Ulrich Jr. of the Journal Star PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs came up empty and suffered a 4-1 loss to the Burlington Bees on a rainy Thursday night in front of 3,008 at Dozer Park. The Chiefs had won six straight games over the Bees this... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs take down LumberKings 12-4CLINTON, IOWA — Brian O'Keefe launched two home runs and Juan Yepez drove in a
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 13 days ago
CLINTON, IOWA — Brian O'Keefe launched two home runs and Juan Yepez drove in a career-high five runs as the Peoria Chiefs mashed 20 hits in a 12-4 win over the Clinton LumberKings on Tuesday night at Ashford University Field. The Chiefs jumped out... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Minor Leaguer Takes Foul Ball Off His Head In Most Ridiculous Wayin the video, his teammate Joe Rizzo on second base couldn’t help but laugh at
New England Sports Network / Posted 14 days ago
in the video, his teammate Joe Rizzo on second base couldn’t help but laugh at the bizarre sequence of events. It wouldn’t be all bad for Zammarelli, though, as he went 2-for-5 in the contest and helped the LumberKings edge the Peoria Chi... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
German students get a bird's eye view of their sister cityone of the organizers. "We'll visit Kartville Tuesday, the Taste of Peoria on
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
one of the organizers. "We'll visit Kartville Tuesday, the Taste of Peoria on Wednesday, a swim party Thursday and a Peoria Chiefs baseball game on Friday," said Alan Dickey, one of the program hosts and a member of the Friends of... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs fall to LumberKings 3-2 in 10 inningsCLINTON, IOWA — The Peoria Chiefs fell 3-2 in 10 innings to the Clinton LumberK
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 15 days ago
CLINTON, IOWA — The Peoria Chiefs fell 3-2 in 10 innings to the Clinton LumberKings on Sunday afternoon. Nick Thurman delivered a walk-off single with one out in the 10th to lead the LumberKings to victory in front of 3,080 at Ashford University... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Trosclair hits for cycle in Chiefs' 13-10 winBELOIT, Wis. — The eighth inning Friday proved offensive for both teams but the
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 17 days ago
BELOIT, Wis. — The eighth inning Friday proved offensive for both teams but the Peoria Chiefs got more record-setting production from their bats than the hosts, scoring 10 runs to come back from a run down and take a 13-10 Midwest League victory at... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Beloit storms back to beat Chiefs in 10 innings, 7-6BELOIT, Wis. — This one's gonna hurt. The Peoria Chiefs scored in four of the
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 18 days ago
BELOIT, Wis. — This one's gonna hurt. The Peoria Chiefs scored in four of the first five innings to build a 6-0 lead, only to see Beloit storm back to tie the game and eventually win the Midwest League battle 7-6 with a walk-off sacrifice fly in the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs drop 7-1 decision at BeloitBELOIT, Wis. — The Peoria Chiefs couldn't get much going in a 7-1 loss to the B
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 19 days ago
BELOIT, Wis. — The Peoria Chiefs couldn't get much going in a 7-1 loss to the Beloit Snappers at Harry C. Pohlman Field on Wednesday night. The Snappers (23-15) grabbed a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning when Josh Vidales drove in Mike... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Hudzina homer lands in CAT's front yard, Tewes debuts with quality start as Chiefs beat Rattlers, 4-3start to land in the win column while Danny Hudzina hit a home run that landed
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 21 days ago
start to land in the win column while Danny Hudzina hit a home run that landed in Caterpillar's front lawn to help the Peoria Chiefs snap a modest three-game losing streak in a day game Monday. Tewes allowed two home runs but hurled seven... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Cards' Piscotty wraps up rehab stint with double, but Rattlers wrap up Chiefs 3— St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty crossed the finish line in hi
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 22 days ago
— St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty crossed the finish line in his rehab stint, while the Peoria Chiefs came up just short against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Sunday. The Chiefs rallied in the seventh but... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Eminian: Chiefs deliver a gift of hopeDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs set out to create a save situation Saturday at Dozer Park, on and off the field. The Midwest team launched an organ donor registration night, with Gift of Hope — a... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
List of events for this week in central IllinoisLooking for entertainment in the Peoria area? Here are five things to do this w
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
Looking for entertainment in the Peoria area? Here are five things to do this week. 1 SUNDAY The Peoria Chiefs will host the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers at 6:30 p.m. at Dozer Park. The first 1,000 fans ages 12 and younger will receive a free Peoria... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs have a lineup of reading programs for central Illinois kidswall at Dozer Park, packed with grade school students on a spring day. It was
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
wall at Dozer Park, packed with grade school students on a spring day. It was another Education Day event hosted by the Peoria Chiefs, a celebration of baseball and kids and something even more important to the Midwest League team and area... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs fan's hobby catching on at Dozer Park; Piscotty doubles for Peoria in 6-3 lossStar sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — Steve Quinn is a magnet for home r
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 24 days ago
Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — Steve Quinn is a magnet for home runs. The Bartonville native and avid Peoria Chiefs fan has collected 23 home run balls at Dozer Park this season, catching 5 of them on the fly in a hobby to... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs sweep doubleheader while Cards' Piscotty launches rehab stinta groin strain and delivered five innings, three at-bats and some applause from
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 25 days ago
a groin strain and delivered five innings, three at-bats and some applause from right field Thursday. Piscotty was in the Peoria Chiefs lineup for the first game of a doubleheader sweep as Peoria beat the Cedar Rapids Kernels 3-1 and 4-0 to keep a... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs rained out, will play doubleheader Thursday with Cards Piscotty in lineupDave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 26 days ago
Dave Eminian Journal Star sports reporter @icetimecleve PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs' march toward a second-half playoff spot in the Midwest League was slowed by rain Wednesday at Dozer Park. The game was postponed, and will be played as part of a... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Dazzling debut: Chiefs player doubles, slides home for game-winner as Cardinals top Rockies 3sacrifice fly, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 27 days ago
sacrifice fly, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Tuesday night. The 23-year-old former Peoria Chiefs player, taken on the third round of the 2015 amateur draft, was brought up before the game when Dexter Fowler... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty scheduled to rehab with ChiefsPEORIA — St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty is scheduled to play f
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 27 days ago
PEORIA — St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty is scheduled to play for the Peoria Chiefs on Thursday night at Dozer Park. The Class A Midwest League team announced that — barring any setback during Piscotty's workouts on Tuesday or... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Baseball: Pro ball was in the cards for SWR grad Mike O’ReillyFlorida, went 3-1 with a 2.48 ERA in rookie ball with the GCL Cardinals last ye
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 28 days ago
Florida, went 3-1 with a 2.48 ERA in rookie ball with the GCL Cardinals last year. This year he was assigned to the Class A Peoria Chiefs in Illinois and put up nice numbers (9-2, 1.75 ERA). Last week he was promoted to the Palm Beach Cardinals, a... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs rally late for 7-4 win over Hot RodsBOWLING GREEN, Ky. — The Peoria Chiefs scored three runs in both the eighth and
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 28 days ago
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — The Peoria Chiefs scored three runs in both the eighth and ninth innings to beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 7-4 on Monday afternoon at Bowling Green Ballpark to win the series. The win moves the Chiefs to 18-13 in the second... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chiefs score five in eighth to race past Hot RodsBOWLING GREEN, Ky. — The Peoria Chiefs exploded for five runs in the eighth inn
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 29 days ago
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — The Peoria Chiefs exploded for five runs in the eighth inning to defeat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 10-5 at Bowling Green Ballpark on Sunday. The Chiefs (17-13) broke a 5-5 tie in the eighth when Juan Yepez doubled in Vince... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
List of events for this week in central Illinoiscorn and more. There will be soccer, bag toss, archery and bocce ball. Admissio
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 30 days ago
corn and more. There will be soccer, bag toss, archery and bocce ball. Admission and parking are free. 2 WEDNESDAY The Peoria Chiefs return home to host the Cedar Rapids Kernels at 7 p.m. at Dozer Park. The Chiefs will be celebrating Christmas... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Dragons burn the Chiefs in 13 innings, 6-5DAYTON, OHIO — The Peoria Chiefs battled the Dayton Dragons for 13 innings, but
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 1 months ago
DAYTON, OHIO — The Peoria Chiefs battled the Dayton Dragons for 13 innings, but fell 6-5 at Fifth Third Field on Thursday. Dayton's Bruce Yari reached first base on a fielding error by left fielder Mick Fennell, which led to Taylor Trammell scoring... Read more
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