VERNIA BECOMES SIXTH EXPLORERS PITCHER MOVED TO MLB AS DIAMONDBACKS PICK UP CONTRACT

VERNIA BECOMES SIXTH EXPLORERS PITCHER MOVED TO MLB AS DIAMONDBACKS PICK UP CONTRACT

MOORHEAD, MINN. – The Sioux City Explorers have sold the contract of RHP Justin Vernia to the Arizona Diamondbacks, the American Association announced. Vernia is the 14th American Association player to have his contract purchased by a Major League organization in 2019, and the 34th since the beginning of the 2018 regular season. Vernia had […]

FORMER T-BONE HOLMAN INVITED TO CAMP BY ROCKIES; LEAGUE COUNT IN MAJOR LEAGUE UNIFORMS JUMPS TO 24

FORMER T-BONE HOLMAN INVITED TO CAMP BY ROCKIES; LEAGUE COUNT IN MAJOR LEAGUE UNIFORMS JUMPS TO 24

By Bob Wirz The Kansas City T-Bones had a remarkable 2018 highlighted by winning the American Association championship and challenging the best season any team could imagine in selling players to major league organizations.  The new year is starting off just fine, thank you, with another of the team’s former pitchers getting a belated fulltime […]

FORMER FARGO-MOORHEAD ACE ALEXANDER GETS SHOT WITH OAKLAND A'S

FORMER FARGO-MOORHEAD ACE ALEXANDER GETS SHOT WITH OAKLAND A’S

By Bob Wirz At 27 and with the type of left arm that really excites baseball people, Tyler Alexander seems a perfect fit, especially for a major league organization that is always struggling to keep up with the competition because its payroll isn’t as flush as many others. (Photo Credit: Dave Samson/The Forum) That is […]