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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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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,…


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…


Ace on the mound

Dean starts season at top of Rock Cats’ rotation NEW BRITAIN — If Pat Dean couldn’t start this baseball season in Triple-A, he certainly started it off in the next…


Dean impresses with Triple-A Red Wings

DURHAM, N.C. — Never underestimate the power of first impressions. Minnesota Twins prospect Pat Dean certainly made his first impression count after getting called up to Triple-A Rochester Aug. 5….