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Melhuse Tabbed as New Bees Skipper; 2016 Staff Announced

January 11, 2016 - (BURLINGTON, IA) - The Burlington Bees, Class-A Affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, have announced their coaching staff for the 2016 season, featuring five new faces, led by first-year Manager, Adam Melhuse. Adam Melhuse becomes the Bees' 38th manager since joining the Midwest League in 1962. Melhuse, 43, will begin his managerial career with the Burlington Bees after working as an advanced scout for the Chicago Cubs. The Santa Clara, California native finished his playing career in 2009, after 17 seasons of ... Full Story

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Bees' Winter Banquet Set for January 8th

November 11, 2015 - The Burlington Bees are excited to announce that Minor League Baseball President, Pat O'Connor, will be the keynote speaker at the Bees' 13th annual winter banquet at the Pzazz Convention and Events Center on January 8th, 2015 at 6:00 PM in Burlington. Pat O'Conner has spent 33 years in professional baseball, including the last 23 in the Minor League Baseball (MiLB) office. He joined the Minor League Baseball staff in May 1993 as Chief Operating Officer and added the title of Vice President, Administration, in December 19... Full Story

Bees Release 2016 Schedule

October 29, 2015 - (Burlington-IA)- The Burlington Bees, class-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, have announced their 2016 Midwest League schedule, opening play on Thursday, April 7th against the Peoria Chiefs at Community Field, at 6:30. The Bees will start the season at home for the second consecutive season, hosting the Peoria Chiefs, Midwest League affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals, on April 7th in game one of a quick two game series before the Bees head to Peoria for two more games with the Chiefs. This season the... Full Story

Former Bees Take Second Straight Trip to World Series

October 27, 2015 - (Burlington-IA)- Seven former Burlington Bees begin World Series play Tuesday night when the Kansas City Royals take on the the New York Mets at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. Last season the Royals came up a game short, losing a decisive game seven to the San Francisco Giants. This season the Royals make a return trip to the fall classic, winning the American League Central Division before eliminating the Astros and Blue Jays, clinching their second straight World Series trip. The seven former Bees on the club inclu... Full Story


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Burlington Bees Minor League Baseball


League: Midwest League
Home: Burlington, Iowa
Class: A
Affiliation: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Website: Burlington Bees site
Schedule: Full Burlington Bees Schedule
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