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Dean sent down, but not out

The first taste of the Major Leagues for Naugatuck native Pat Dean lasted 41 days. The Minnesota Twins sent the lefty back to Triple-A Rochester June 17 following a tough…

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Dean showing he belongs

There is one certainty in the wild world of sports: You win some, you lose some. Naugatuck native Pat Dean has been on both sides in his first month in…

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Dean makes Major League debut

Forget about visions of sugar plums, any child who has ever laced up the spikes and ran across a baseball diamond had dreams of one day playing baseball in the…

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Dean gets called up to Majors

In his seventh year in professional baseball, Pat Dean finally realized his dream of a trip to the major leagues. The Minnesota Twins called the Naugatuck native up to their…

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New season starts for Dean

Pat Dean is entering his seventh season as a professional baseball player for the Minnesota Twins organization. For the former Naugatuck Greyhound, standing on the pitcher’s mound is just another…

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Dean earns roster spot

Naugatuck native Pat Dean got an early Christmas present when the Minnesota Twins added the left-hander to their 40 man roster. Dean, a 2010 third-round draft choice of the Twins…

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A season to remember

NAUGATUCK — Pat Dean is enjoying the fruits of his labor. The former Naugatuck High School pitcher and Minnesota Twins third round draft choice out of Boston College came back…

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Dean back on course

Naugatuck native Pat Dean is back in the driver’s seat and in the thick of a pennant race for the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings of the International League. The 2010…

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Taking the mound by storm

Pat Dean has taken the hill by storm for the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings. Dean, a lefthander from Naugatuck and third round draft pick in 2010 out of Boston College,…

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Dean learning on the job

NEW BRITAIN — In the midst of stadium negotiations in Hartford that propose a new 9,000-seat, $60 million home for the New Britain Rock Cats, the team continues to play…