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Where Are They Now? Dave Rosario, former Chiefs pitcher, coachPEORIA — Dave Rosario has spent most of his 30 years in baseball as part of the
Where Are They Now? Dave Rosario, former Chiefs pitcher, coach
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
PEORIA — Dave Rosario has spent most of his 30 years in baseball as part of the Chicago Cubs organization. The former Peoria Chiefs left-handed reliever and, later, Chiefs pitching coach, had an immediate answer this week when asked what he... Read more
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Eminian: Magnificent '96 season was good news, bad news for Kerry RobinsonPEORIA — Kerry Robinson joined the Peoria Chiefs on their homestand this week t
Eminian: Magnificent '96 season was good news, bad news for Kerry Robinson
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
PEORIA — Kerry Robinson joined the Peoria Chiefs on their homestand this week to talk baseball and baserunning. The former Chiefs outfielder, now a pro scout with the Cardinals, has had his role expanded a bit. He took over the baserunning clinic... Read more
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Chiefs self-inflicted mistakes add up to 4-1 loss to Cedar RapidsPEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs lost one key inning and it cost them the game Wednes
Chiefs self-inflicted mistakes add up to 4-1 loss to Cedar Rapids
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs lost one key inning and it cost them the game Wednesday against the Cedar Rapids Kernels. The Chiefs got two hits from Jose Godoy and a determined 104-pitch outing from Dailyn Martinez but could not dig out of an early... Read more
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From inner city to pro baseball, Williams survives while Chiefs split doubleheader with KernelsPEORIA — Ronnie Williams couldn't get out of a jam in the Peoria Chiefs game ag
From inner city to pro baseball, Williams survives while Chiefs split doubleheader with Kernels
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
PEORIA — Ronnie Williams couldn't get out of a jam in the Peoria Chiefs game against Cedar Rapids on Tuesday. But the St. Louis Cardinals pitching prospect has gotten out of much worse situations in his life. Williams pitched the second game of a... Read more
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Chiefs drop 4-0 finale, while strength coach David Diaz has ties to Olympic goldthe St. Louis Cardinals build better ballplayers in their minor league system.
Chiefs drop 4-0 finale, while strength coach David Diaz has ties to Olympic gold
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
the St. Louis Cardinals build better ballplayers in their minor league system. The strength and conditioning coach for the Peoria Chiefs, after all, has a degree in mechanical engineering to go with his masters in exercise physiology. "I was going... Read more
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Chiefs drop 4-0 finale, while strength coach Diaz has ties to Olympic goldthe St. Louis Cardinals build better ballplayers in their minor league system.
Chiefs drop 4-0 finale, while strength coach Diaz has ties to Olympic gold
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 12 days ago
the St. Louis Cardinals build better ballplayers in their minor league system. The strength and conditioning coach for the Peoria Chiefs, after all, has a degree in mechanical engineering to go with his masters in exercise physiology. "I was going... Read more
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Kruzel becomes Chiefs all-time winningest manager as Peoria splits with Quad CitiesPEORIA — Joe Kruzel has never been just an average Joe in the Peoria Chiefs dug
Kruzel becomes Chiefs all-time winningest manager as Peoria splits with Quad Cities
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 13 days ago
PEORIA — Joe Kruzel has never been just an average Joe in the Peoria Chiefs dugout. The third-year manager took his place among the elite in the Peoria record book Saturday as he became the 34-year franchise's all-time leader for victories by a... Read more
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Eminian:Chiefs manager tips cap to Kruzel as victory record fallsPEORIA — Joe Kruzel took his place in Peoria Chiefs history on Saturday as he b
Eminian:Chiefs manager tips cap to Kruzel as victory record falls
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 13 days ago
PEORIA — Joe Kruzel took his place in Peoria Chiefs history on Saturday as he became the winningest manager in the franchise's history. That's no easy feat. And one perhaps best appreciated by a former Chiefs manager -- Joe Cunningham III -- whose... Read more
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Grand slam propels Chiefs to 7-4 win, Kruzel into tie for career wins recordPEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs were grand on the field and in the record book Thurs
Grand slam propels Chiefs to 7-4 win, Kruzel into tie for career wins record
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 15 days ago
PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs were grand on the field and in the record book Thursday against the Quad Cities River Bandits. The Chiefs got a game-breaking grand slam from catcher Brian O'Keefe while manager Joe Kruzel tied a franchise record with a... Read more
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Eminian: Several Chiefs tabbed by Cardinals for fall instructional leaguePEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs will head to the Midwest League playoffs in early Se
Eminian: Several Chiefs tabbed by Cardinals for fall instructional league
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 20 days ago
PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs will head to the Midwest League playoffs in early September. But win or lose, some of them will be playing beyond that postseason. Chiefs players received fall instructional league assignments from the St. Louis Cardinals... Read more
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Chiefs walloped by Bandits, 11-4PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs made their pitch for a series win Friday against the
Chiefs walloped by Bandits, 11-4
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 21 days ago
PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs made their pitch for a series win Friday against the Quad Cities River Bandits. And Quad Cities hit it. Again and again and again. Everything Peoria offered from the mound, Quad Cities pelted in the rubber game of a... Read more
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Chiefs cruise past Quad Cities, and elite Bandits prospect Tucker, 6the Midwest League season Wednesday, they finally shared center field at Dozer
Chiefs cruise past Quad Cities, and elite Bandits prospect Tucker, 6
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
the Midwest League season Wednesday, they finally shared center field at Dozer Park. Sierra, the flashy All-Star with the Peoria Chiefs, collected two hits for his team-best 28th multi-hit game on the way to helping Peoria beat the Quad Cities... Read more
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Chiefs slip to 6-5 loss in series finale against RattlersPEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs recovered from a slow start but let one get away nea
Chiefs slip to 6-5 loss in series finale against Rattlers
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 24 days ago
PEORIA — The Peoria Chiefs recovered from a slow start but let one get away near the end against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Tuesday. The Chiefs overcame a three-run deficit to lead by one but faded for good in the seventh to a 6-5 loss before... Read more
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Aug. 1 in Journal Star sports history19. The mark was set by Fred Tharp in 1944 and tied by Art Schilling in 1959 an
Aug. 1 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 25 days ago
19. The mark was set by Fred Tharp in 1944 and tied by Art Schilling in 1959 and Lee Madvig in 1961. 25 YEARS AGO ■ The Peoria Chiefs rally from a three-run deficit for a 9-7 Midwest League victory over the Burlington Astros before a crowd of... Read more
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Chiefs get solid outing from All-Star Leitao to beat Timber Rattlers, 5PEORIA — Brennan Leitao looked like his old self Sunday for the Peoria Chiefs.
Chiefs get solid outing from All-Star Leitao to beat Timber Rattlers, 5
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 26 days ago
PEORIA — Brennan Leitao looked like his old self Sunday for the Peoria Chiefs. Specifically, his first-half self, when he pitched his way to the Midwest League All-Star Game. The righty tossed a quality start and was backed by a pair of home runs... Read more
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Eminian: Chiefs coach Orozco gets offer he can fall forPEORIA — The St. Louis Cardinals made an offer Dernier Orozco couldn't refuse a
Eminian: Chiefs coach Orozco gets offer he can fall for
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 27 days ago
PEORIA — The St. Louis Cardinals made an offer Dernier Orozco couldn't refuse a couple weeks ago. The highly-regarded Peoria Chiefs pitching coach met with Cardinals farm director Gary LaRocque during a homestand at Dozer Park, and the latter had a... Read more

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