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GOLDEYES' SAMSON RETURNS TO CUBS

GOLDEYES’ SAMSON RETURNS TO CUBS

DURHAM, NC – Nate Samson (pictured) is a Chicago Cub again. The Cubs purchased Samson’s contract from the Winnipeg Goldeyes, bringing the shortstop back to the only organization he knew for seven years. The Cubs originally drafted Samson out of high school in the 2006 MLB June Amateur Draft. Samson was selected in the 34th […]

STANTON STRIKES OUT 9, SHUTS OUT SALTDOGS

STANTON STRIKES OUT 9, SHUTS OUT SALTDOGS

Box Scores Fargo-Moorhead 3, Lincoln 0 The RedHawks rode the hot arm of RHP Taylor Stanton (pictured) for all nine innings to clinch a 3-0 shutout against the Saltdogs. Stanton held a perfect game through the first three innings and went on to allow just five hits through the rest of the game. In his first […]

PADRES PURCHASE RAILCATS' ZAVADA

PADRES PURCHASE RAILCATS’ ZAVADA

DURHAM, NC – Clay Zavada (pictured) has only been pitching in the American Association for about a month and a half, but his six wins 1.65 ERA have given him a reputation as one of the league’s most dominant relievers. Fortunately, the league’s hitters will no longer have to deal with facing the RailCats’ ace lefty. […]

SAINTS RALLY TO WIN IN EXTRAS

SAINTS RALLY TO WIN IN EXTRAS

July 2 Recap Box Scores St. Paul 9, Winnipeg 8 (11 innings) St. Paul 2B Dan Kacrzrowski scored 1B Ole Sheldon with a fielder’s choice in the 11th inning to help the Saints knock off Winnipeg in 11 innings. The Saints grabbed an early lead but needed to fight back in the ninth inning to […]

D-BACKS BUY AMARILLO'S PERALTA

D-BACKS BUY AMARILLO’S PERALTA

DURHAM, NC – David Peralta (pictured) is on his way to California. After a stellar start to the season, the Amarillo Sox outfielder had his contract purchased by the Arizona Diamondbacks earlier today and is expected to be sent to the High-A California League. Peralta has spent the last two seasons in the American Association […]

X'S SATTERWHITE SOLD TO METS

X’S SATTERWHITE SOLD TO METS

DURHAM, NC – Cody Satterwhite’s (pictured) 0.65 ERA in 27.2 innings made him the most formidable weapon coming out of the Sioux City bullpen. Now, the Mets hope he can be a force for them, as well. New York purchased Satterwhite’s contract earlier today, giving the right-hander his first chance with a major league organization since […]

FORMER LEMUR ROE MAKES MLB DEBUT

FORMER LEMUR ROE MAKES MLB DEBUT

DURHAM, NC – Arizona reliever Chaz Roe (pictured) was thrust into a tough spot on Monday night in New York. The Diamondbacks and Mets were knotted at 3-3 when Roe came in for the bottom of the 10th. As if the situation was not already stressful for the 26-year old Roe, the extra-innings relief appearance was […]

PAHUTA EARNS HITTER OF THE MONTH

PAHUTA EARNS HITTER OF THE MONTH

DURHAM, NC – The American Association announced today that Sioux Falls Canaries INF Tim Pahuta (pictured) has been named the Rawlings Hitter of the Month for June. The selection was made by Pointstreak, the official statistician of the American Association. Pahuta finished the month with the best run production in the American Association. The left-handed […]

HINSON HAILED AS JUNE'S BEST PITCHER

HINSON HAILED AS JUNE’S BEST PITCHER

DURHAM, NC – The American Association announced today that Wichita Wingnuts LHP Ryan Hinson (pictured) has been named the Rawlings Pitcher of the Month for June. The selection was made by Pointstreak, the official statistician of the American Association. Hinson hurled to the tune of a 5-1 record and a 1.41 ERA in the month of […]

ZIEGLER CLAIMS HITTER OF THE WEEK AWARD

ZIEGLER CLAIMS HITTER OF THE WEEK AWARD

DURHAM, NC – The official statistician of the American Association, Pointstreak, has announced that Wichita Wingnuts INF C.J. Ziegler (pictured) has been named this week’s Pointstreak Hitter of the Week. Over the last six games, Ziegler has been unnaturally productive. The former University of Arizona Wildcat drove in 14 runs this week, hitting three home […]