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Gulls Return Three Pitchers for 2016

January 21, 2016 - NEWPORT, R.I. - The Newport Gulls are welcoming back pitchers Brad Wegman, Hunter Schryver, and Bradley Wilpon to the roster for the upcoming summer season. The three pitchers each played prominent roles in the team's 2015 NECBL campaign. "We are always excited to have our Gulls return and lead the new group of players during the summer," said team President and General Manager Chuck Paiva. "Brad, Bradley, and Hunter will be able to provide direction and continuity with our program for the new players arriving in Newport ... Full Story

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Gulls Manager Coombs Retires, Assistant Al Leyva to Take over in 2016

January 8, 2016 - NEWPORT, R.I. - After 11 seasons, Newport Gulls Manager Mike Coombs is stepping aside, but he's leaving the organization in good hands. Long-time Hitting Coach Al Leyva will be taking the reins as the seventh manager in team history when the Gulls kick off their 16th season in Newport this June. The Gulls are also bringing back Pitching Coach Kevin Long for a sixth season. Long will continue to work with the Gulls bullpen, and has been promoted to an expanded role as the team's Associate Head Coach. "After four years a... Full Story

Newport Gulls Launch Online Store

November 17, 2015 - NEWPORT, R.I. - Just in time for the holidays, the Newport Gulls have partnered with Bailey T's to launch the team's Official Online Fan Store. Fans can now order their favorite Gulls gear to survive the winter while they wait for the 2016 summer collegiate baseball season via the recently launched store, located at newportgulls.com and baileytsnewport.com. In addition to caps, T-shirts, and polos, the new online store features cold-weather Gulls attire, including hoodies, jackets, and beanie hats, so Gulls fans can no... Full Story

Gulls Eliminated, Fall to Schooners in Southern Division Finals

August 8, 2015 - GROTON, Conn. - With their backs against the wall once again, the Newport Gulls entered Fitch High School Field with quiet optimism knowing they had already overcome a similar situation this postseason. However, even the best-laid plans can go awry, and the Gulls were pounded by the Mystic Schooners 16-2 and were eliminated from the NECBL playoffs Friday night. Newport jumped out to an early lead, loading the bases in the first inning and scoring two runs on a double by Drew Lugbauer to give the Gulls some momentum in Gam... Full Story


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