WINTER BASEBALL: AA PLAYERS IN DOMINICAN LEAGUE

WINTER BASEBALL: AA PLAYERS IN DOMINICAN LEAGUE

With the Dominican winter league’s season now under way, several current and former American Association players are on the league’s clubs. St. Louis Cardinals farmhand John Nogowski (Sioux City ’17), leads his team with five RBI for Cibaenas, while Aguilas teammate Luke Westphal (pictured, Chicago ’19) has yet to allow an earned run in seven […]

OVER 20 PLAYERS, COACHES AT OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS

OVER 20 PLAYERS, COACHES AT OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS

Over 20 current and former American Association players will be taking part in the World Baseball Softball Confederation’s Premier12 tournament, held November 2-17 at sites in Japan, Korea, Mexico and Taiwan. The tournament features the world’s 12 top-ranked baseball nations, with the top finishers from the Americas and Asia/Oceania each earning a berth in the […]

PETE TAGO HEADED TO BIG APPLE

PETE TAGO HEADED TO BIG APPLE

(Via the Sioux City Explorers) Sioux City, IA – The American Association announced Wednesday September 25 that Sioux City Explorers’ RHP Pete Tago had his contract purchased by the New York Mets. Tago is the 39th American Association player to have his contract purchased in 2019. The Mets who are known for hard throwing pitchers […]