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Former Evansville Otters Pitcher Signs with Chicago Cubs

Despite not being directly affiliated with Major League Baseball, or any of it's 30 teams, it's not uncommon for players from the Evansville Otters parent league, the Frontier League to get the call from a big league team looking to add to their roster. The Otters are no stranger to this as several players over the course of their 20-plus year existence have been called up to the bigs, including the most recent addition, closing pitcher, Randy McCurry who signed with the reigning World Series Champion Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.

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Category: Evansville News, Sports
Baseball and Bat on Home Plate
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Evansville Otters Seeking Host Families for 2017 Season

The Evansville Otters will begin training for the upcoming season soon, and their players will be looking for somewhere to live during their time with the team. Mind if they crash with you?

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Category: Evansville News, Sports
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Is UConn’s 100-Game Winning Streak the Most Impressive Streak in Sports History?

The UConn Huskies have taken a page out of Al Davis' playbook: just win, baby.

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Category: Sports
Kevin Love, Ron Darling, Ben Lovejoy
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14 of the Most Romantic Names in Sports for Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air(ball).

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Category: Football, Sports
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One-Armed 8th Grader Dunks in a Game Like a Total Pro

This kid can bring the thunder.

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Category: Sports
Buzzer Beater
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Charming Announcer Goes Hog Wild With Team’s Clutch Buzzer Beater

It's not March, but the madness has begun.

Earlier this week, Division II squad Young Harris managed to send its game against Montevallo with a buzzer-beating three-quarters court length shot as time expired in regulation...

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Evansville Otters Seeking Interns for 2017 Season

It takes way more than the players and coaches to run a baseball team. There's field crews, front office employees, concession workers, marketing people, and more. If being a part of that sounds enticing to you, becoming an intern with the Evansville Otters would be a great place to start!

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Category: Evansville News, Sports
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Falcons’ Welcome Home Party Is Super (Bowl) Sad

The sting of losing the Super Bowl won't go away anytime soon.

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Category: Football, Sports, Super Bowl
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Tickets for Guns & Hoses 10 On Sale Friday

The Tri-State's premiere charity boxing event returns to the Ford Center when Guns & Hoses 10 celebrates a decade of domination on Saturday, April 22nd beginning at 7pm!

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New NFL Hall of Fame Inductee Anderson Has Connection to Reitz Football

When the NFL announced the class of inductees for the 2017 Hall of Fame this past Saturday, kicker Morten Anderson's name was on the list alongside Kurt Warner, LaDainian Tomlinson and Terrell Davis. Anderson was nearly automatic over the course of his unbelievable 25 YEAR NFL career, but there is one miss on his resume longtime followers of Reitz High School football likely won't forget.

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