LINCOLN'S MARTIS TO JOIN O'S AFTER STRONG WBC

LINCOLN’S MARTIS TO JOIN O’S AFTER STRONG WBC

Durham, N.C. — The contract of Lincoln Saltdogs RHP Shairon Martis has been purchased by the Baltimore Orioles organization, the American Association announced on Friday. Martis is coming off a noteworthy World Baseball Classic performance for the Kingdom of the Netherlands squad, appearing in four of the team’s seven games and going 1-0 with a 1.50 […]

AA WILL BE WELL-REPRESENTED ON MLB OPENING DAY

AA WILL BE WELL-REPRESENTED ON MLB OPENING DAY

Independent Baseball Chatter – by Bob Wirz The American Association will once again be well represented when the major league season begins this weekend because of the likes of starting pitchers Max Scherzer (Fort Worth) at Washington, Junior Guerra (Wichita) at Milwaukee and James Paxton (Grand Prairie) at Seattle plus reliever Brandon Kintzler (pictured, St. […]

GUERRA NAMED BREWERS' OPENING-DAY STARTER

GUERRA NAMED BREWERS’ OPENING-DAY STARTER

Independent Baseball Chatter – by Bob Wirz Junior Guerra started out in professional baseball as a catcher.  He was only 18 at the time. His checkerboard career has years when he did not even play. And, he has never been an Opening Day starting pitcher. Until now. As one of the American Association’s most distinguished […]