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Alvarez preps for spring with eye on Olympics

White Sox prospect, 2014 silver medalist on cusp of big leagues
February 12, 2018

Eddy Alvarez can't slow down.Relenting has never been an option for Alvarez -- not on the short track in speed skating on the way to an Olympic silver medal, not on the basepaths of Minor League fields and especially not now as he embarks on what could be the last

Eddy Alvarez bobblehead giveaway is July 8

June 19, 2017

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (June 20, 2017) -- Fans can take home a podium-worthy giveaway on Saturday, July 8, when the Kannapolis Intimidators host Eddy Alvarez bobblehead night. The first 1,000 fans will receive a figure of the Olympic silver medalist wearing speed skates -- a nod to his two-sport success --

Lowry starts Barons' first triple play since 2014

White Sox righty teams with Barnum, Alvarez on first-inning feat
April 26, 2017

After a sleepy start to an 11 a.m. tilt, Thaddius Lowry got the wake-up call he needed.The White Sox right-hander teamed with shortstop Eddy Alvarez and first baseman Keon Barnum on a triple play in the first inning of Double-A Birmingham's 5-4 win over Jacksonville on Wednesday at Regions Field.

Bobble head giveaway to feature fan favorite former Olympian, shortstop Eddy Alvarez

February 7, 2017

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (February 7, 2017) - The Kannapolis Intimidators will be giving away a bobble head to the first 1,000 fans on Saturday, July 8, featuring the likeness of former shortstop Eddy Alvarez, who played for the Intimidators in 2014-2015 on the heels of an Olympic silver medal at the