Brett Hein

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Brett Hein is the sports editor and covers Weber State sports for the Standard-Examiner.

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I guess the plastic melted all over the balls and hats still kept them clean and new. Maybe you could offer to buy them.

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It's an easy way to schedule non-conference games. They'll play Cal Poly a couple times in the coming years as non-conference games as well. Sometimes they run into other teams around the country not wanting to travel west, so they just use their existing relationships to finalize schedules.

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Sorry to ruin the conspiracy, but the truth is these jerseys were the first ones available to photograph at this year's media day (they're new uniforms, the full stock of uniforms hadn't arrived yet). Or, if I was smart, I could pretend it was a nod to former Ogden Dodger Bobby Valentine, wh…

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Sorry, Bob. A photo trade with the Great Falls paper fell through.

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Hey Bob, good questions. I'm tracking attendance this year vs. last and plan to report the differences. The commissioner did say that at this point, ticket sales are up 15 percent across all sessions from last year.The tournament brings Reno (hotels, the arena, etc) money it wouldn't get if …

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Just to clarify, Matt -- this photo was taken during day 1, the women's first round, in between games.

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Several comments and related replies have been deleted for violating our commenting policy, specifically regarding vulgar language, namecalling and attacks based on race. The policy can be read here: www.standard.net/comments

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I apologize that I didn't see this post until now. Perhaps we could have added a twitter widget into this post or a new one -- but, a simple click through to the Facebook page would have allowed for easy access to the pregame, halftime and postgame videos. The Twitter accounts are also publi…

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That's what minor league teams call them. It's a fourth coach. Not assigned as hitting or pitching coach. Sometimes coaches 1st or 3rd base, sometimes doesn't. Often times the bench coach is responsible for scouting and positioning defensive alignments.

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Many comments and replies have been deleted from this thread for making attacks based on race and purporting to report details of the incident that are unverified. We have spoken with neighbors and are following the story, and will also report more details when South Ogden police will provid…