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Aquino, Mahle help Mustangs win third straight

Aquino, Mahle help Mustangs win third straight

The 10/10 Club -- reaching double digits in home runs and stolen bases -- isn’t an exclusive one in the Pioneer League. Still, it’s rarified air.

July 29, 2014 11:02 pm Related Loading…
O'Grady, Sparks go long, Blandino goes up as Mustangs win

O'Grady, Sparks go long, Blandino goes up as Mustangs win

The Mustangs got three-run home runs from two of Cincinnati’s best rookie prospects. Then they said goodbye to maybe its best.

July 28, 2014 11:32 pmLoading…
Mustangs shut out by Great Falls as second half of season begins

Mustangs shut out by Great Falls as second half of season begins

Dane Stone’s command made him one of the Pioneer League’s strongest pitchers in the first half of the season, and he carried that dominance into the second half as Great Falls shut out the Mustangs at Dehler Park.

July 26, 2014 10:45 pm Photos

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Mustangs close first half with win over Great Falls

Mustangs close first half with win over Great Falls

Call it new life, renewed hope or a reboot. By any name, the Pioneer League’s split-season format means a second chance for 75 percent of the teams.

July 25, 2014 9:45 pm Photos

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Mustangs open homestand on right track

Mustangs open homestand on right track

The Mustangs’ charter rolled into Dehler Park sometime around 7:30 Wednesday morning, ending the eight-day, seven-game road trip that took them through Idaho Falls and Ogden.

July 23, 2014 11:12 pmLoading…
Mustangs backtrack a night after Mahle's gem

Mustangs backtrack a night after Mahle's gem

Just 24 hours after he’d spun the best pitching performance of his professional career, the Mustangs’ Tyler Mahle was already looking forward to his next start.

July 14, 2014 11:00 pm Related Loading…
Versatile O'Grady triggers Mustangs from all angles

Versatile O'Grady triggers Mustangs from all angles

Brian O’Grady strode to the plate in the ninth inning Friday against Idaho Falls representing the tying run in a 6-4 game. Two innings earlier O’Grady launched a pinch-hit solo home run deep over the right field wall.

July 13, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Idaho Falls completes sweep of Mustangs

Idaho Falls completes sweep of Mustangs

The good news for the Mustangs is that Ryan O’Hearn, Wander Franco and Idaho Falls have left town. The better news is that third baseman Taylor Sparks might be coming into his own just nine games into his first professional season.

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Mustangs 2-hit by Idaho Falls in 3-1 loss

Mustangs 2-hit by Idaho Falls in 3-1 loss

Ryan O’Hearn nearly took off Luke Moran’s head with a liner up the middle in the first inning. Three innings later O’Hearn took Moran deep.

July 10, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Mustangs can't connect, fall to Idaho Falls 4-2

Mustangs can't connect, fall to Idaho Falls 4-2

Kevin Franklin led off the bottom of the ninth swinging freely. He tried to hit the first pitch he saw over the Rims but missed. Later in the at-bat he flailed at strike three in the dirt.

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Idaho Falls batters fastballs, Mustangs

Idaho Falls batters fastballs, Mustangs

If there’s one constant in the Pioneer League, it’s that hitters sit on fastballs.

July 08, 2014 11:20 pm Photos

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Schofield remembers squandered 1986 ALCS as "great experience"

Schofield remembers squandered 1986 ALCS as "great experience"

Here’s an intriguing bit of Mustangs trivia: Dick Schofield is the second member of the anguished 1986 California Angels to manage in Billings. The other? Rick Burleson, who helmed the team from 2001-03 and again from 2005-06.

July 07, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…
O'Grady's bat powers Mustangs past Helena

O'Grady's bat powers Mustangs past Helena

The Mustangs were one out from finishing their first error-free game in six nights when shortstop Alex Blandino misfired to first on a routine grounder in the ninth.

June 30, 2014 11:43 pm Photos

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Brewers do it again, top Mustangs 8-1

Brewers do it again, top Mustangs 8-1

The mantra from first-year Mustangs manager Dick Schofield is that consistency will come and go for his team.

June 28, 2014 11:13 pm Photos

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Brewers' big inning puts the hurt on Mustangs

Brewers' big inning puts the hurt on Mustangs

Though the Mustangs absorbed a pretty good drubbing Friday night, manager Dick Schofield found a silver lining. Even if it was a sarcastic one.

June 27, 2014 11:09 pmLoading…
Mustangs close one out, beat Missoula 5-4

Mustangs close one out, beat Missoula 5-4

Corey Thompson played 56 professional baseball games before he made his first start at second base Thursday night. It was a bit of an adventure.

June 26, 2014 11:15 pm Photos

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Caught in the act: Ponies fall to Missoula, 7-5

Caught in the act: Ponies fall to Missoula, 7-5

Pitchers have been doctoring baseballs to gain an advantage over hitters for well over 100 years. Some get caught, most don’t.

June 25, 2014 11:32 pmLoading…
Mustangs' persistence pays off with 8-7 walk-off win over Great Falls

Mustangs' persistence pays off with 8-7 walk-off win over Great Falls

On a night when the Mustangs’ lineup was scattered with teenagers, a couple “veterans” helped lead the way.

June 18, 2014 11:40 pm Photos

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Washington helps Mustangs win rain-shortened game

Washington helps Mustangs win rain-shortened game

Ty Washington was a nomad of sorts last season.

June 17, 2014 11:02 pm Photos

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Mustangs bested by Great Falls in opener

Mustangs bested by Great Falls in opener

The downpour began around 3:30 p.m. Monday afternoon, drenching Dehler Park without apology, seeming not the least bit interested in the Mustangs and the hoopla surrounding opening night.

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