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Saturday, August 16th: Jaycob Brugman Hits 2 HRs to Help Stockton Win while Shane Peterson Homers and Arnold Leon K’s 7 in Cats Loss

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Stockton Ports Outfielder Jaycob Brugman (2 Home Runs / Double / 4 RBIs)   CALIFORNIA LEAGUE  (High-A) San Jose Giants   10 Stockton Ports   14 WP – House 2-4 / 3.91 HR – Brugman 2 (11), Taylor (5) Farmhand Of The Game: Outfielder Jaycob Brugman (2 Home Runs / Double / 4 RBIs) Outfielder Jaycob Brugman continued his monster month of August on Saturday...
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August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Wednesday, July 30th: Stockton Wins Behind Ryon Healy’s Grand Slam while Arnold Leon Pitches Sacramento to Victory

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Stockton Ports First Baseman Ryon Healy (Grand Slam)   CALIFORNIA LEAGUE  (High-A) Inland Empire 66ers  3 Stockton Ports        5 WP – Sanchez 6-1 / 3.49 HR- Healy (14) Farmhand Of The Game: First Baseman Ryon Healy (Grand Slam) First baseman Ryon Healy did all the damage Stockton would need in the 1st inning on Wednesday night. With two outs and...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Thursday, July 10th: Renato Nunez’s Grand Slam and a Rare Triple Play Help Ports Win while Arnold Leon K’s 13 in Cats Loss

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Stockton Ports Designated Hitter Renato Nunez (Grand Slam)   CALIFORNIA LEAGUE  (High-A) Modesto Nuts       2 Stockton Ports  7 WP – Bowman 2-6 / 5.58 HR – Nunez (21), Healy (11) Farmhand Of The Game: Designated Hitter Renato Nunez (Grand Slam) Designated hitter Renato Nunez had the big blast for Stockton on Thursday night, slugging his second...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Wednesday, June 18th: Arnold Leon Pitches Sacramento to Victory as Josh Reddick Begins Rehab Stint with River Cats

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Sacramento River Cats Pitcher Arnold Leon (6 IP / 2 H / 0 ER / 0 BB / 2 K / Win)   PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A) Sacramento River Cats  3 Round Rock Express         0 WP – Leon 7-2 / 4.91 HR – Freiman (12) Farmhand Of The Game: Pitcher Arnold Leon (6 IP / 2 H / 0 ER / 0 BB / 2 K / Win) RHP Arnold Leon was impressive on Wednesday, allowing...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Athletics send Leon to minor leagues

Arnold Leon's time in the spotlight is over - at least for the time being. The Oakland A's sent Leon to the minor leagues Monday, two days after his intentional plunking of Rene Tosoni sparked a benches-clearing brawl in the World Baseball Classic. The incident came near the end of Canada's 10-3 victory over Mexico at Chase Field in Phoenix. Leon, a Mexican relief pitcher...
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March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

WBC brawl raises concerns in Japan

The brawl between Canadian and Mexican players at the World Baseball Classic has caused concern in Japan, where bunting is a big part of the game. The brawl began in the ninth inning Saturday when Rene Tosoni was hit by a pitch from Mexico's Arnold Leon after Canada's Chris Robinson reached on a bunt single with his team leading 9-3. The Mexicans considered it a violation...
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March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Now Playing: Brawl between Mexico and Canada at WBC Concludes with Coach hit by a bottle

Canadian Chris Robinson bunted to lead off the ninth inning with Canada up 9-3 over Mexico yesterday so Arnold Leon responded by throwing at Rene Tosoni. Warnings followed and then, Leon hit Tosoni... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~
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March 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Canada, Mexico engage in brawl during WBC

Things turned violent in the ninth inning during Saturday's World Baseball Classic affair between Canada and Mexico.A benches clearing brawl broke out ofter Mexican pitcher Arnold Leon pegged Canadian Rene Tosoni in the back, just moments after the home umpire had issued a warning to both dugouts about intentionally throwing at hitters.As you can see, mayhem breaks out after...
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March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Mexico and Canada brawl in World Baseball Classic

The World Baseball Classic finally saw some life on Saturday as a bench clearing brawl took place between Team Canada and Team Mexico. Up 9-3 in the ninth inning, a Canadian player bunted for a hit. Luis Cruz was caught off guard by the play and instructed pitcher Arnold Leon to hit the next batter. Ledo missed on his first attempt and got a warning from the home plate umpire. Nonetheless...
March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Leon To The WBC

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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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