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2013 PLAYOFFS SET TO BEGIN

2013 PLAYOFFS SET TO BEGIN

DURHAM, NC – When the 2013 postseason begins tomorrow night, three teams will begin their quest for their first American Association championship, while the fourth will try to duplicate its title run from 2011. The semifinals matchups feature the Wichita Wingnuts vs. the Grand Prairie AirHogs and the Gary SouthShore RailCats vs. the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. […]

GONZALEZ HAS STELLAR OFFENSIVE AUGUST

GONZALEZ HAS STELLAR OFFENSIVE AUGUST

DURHAM, NC – The American Association announced today that El Paso Diablos SS Maikol Gonzalez (pictured) has been named the Rawlings Hitter of the Month for August. The selection was made by Pointstreak, the official statistician of the American Association. It might not be a stretch to say that Gonzalez was voted the American Association’s top […]

SALAMIDA DOMINATES IN AUGUST

SALAMIDA DOMINATES IN AUGUST

DURHAM, NC – The American Association announced today that Winnipeg Goldeyes LHP Chris Salamida (pictured) has been named the Rawlings Pitcher of the Month for August. The selection was made by Pointstreak, the official statistician of the American Association. Salamida’s August was nothing short of sensational. The Goldeyes’ left-hander was a flawless 6-0, including a complete […]

GOLDEYES NARROWLY SLIP PAST REDHAWKS

GOLDEYES NARROWLY SLIP PAST REDHAWKS

Sept. 2 Night Box Scores Winnipeg 6, Fargo-Moorhead 5 A closely fought game between the Goldeyes and the RedHawks ended in a 6-5 victory for Winnipeg after three runs in the bottom of the eighth allowed them to narrowly edge Fargo-Moorhead. C Luis Alen was the hero, going 3-for-4 with a run, two doubles, and […]

CANARIES' WIN CLINCHES SOUTH FOR 'HOGS

CANARIES’ WIN CLINCHES SOUTH FOR ‘HOGS

September 2 Afternoon Box Scores Sioux Falls 4, Amarillo 3 An eighth-inning error turned out to be a major detriment to the Amarillo Sox. Sioux Falls beat Amarillo 4-3 after Jake Taylor scored on a two-out error to put the Canaries on top. The Canaries’ win helped out the Grand Prairie AirHogs, who clinched the […]

SALAZAR NAMED WEEK'S BEST PITCHER

SALAZAR NAMED WEEK’S BEST PITCHER

DURHAM, NC – The official statistician of the American Association, Pointstreak, has announced that Sioux City Explorers LHP Richard Salazar (pictured) has been named this week’s Pointstreak Pitcher of the Week. Salazar’s start on the last day of August was among the best performances by an American Association pitcher this season. The Sioux City left-hander pitched […]

SADLER WINS HITTER OF THE WEEK

SADLER WINS HITTER OF THE WEEK

DURHAM, NC – The official statistician of the American Association, Pointstreak, has announced that Winnipeg Goldeyes OF Ray Sadler (pictured) has been named this week’s Pointstreak Hitter of the Week. Sadler was both productive and consistent this week for Winnipeg. In six games, the outfielder was 11-for-23 (.478) at the plate and drove in multiple runs […]

KASKADDEN'S LATE BLAST DOWNS SAINTS

KASKADDEN’S LATE BLAST DOWNS SAINTS

September 1 Night Box Scores Sioux City 2, St. Paul 1 With the scored tied in the top of the ninth inning 2B Anthony Kaskadden (pictured) came up huge for the Sioux City Explorers and provided the game-winning homerun as they topped the St. Paul Saints 2-1. Kaskadden came up with none on and one out in […]

AMARILLO CAPTURES CLUTCH WIN

AMARILLO CAPTURES CLUTCH WIN

September 1 Afternoon Box Scores Amarillo 12, Sioux Falls 2 Amarillo picked up a big win to keep its playoff hopes alive heading into the final day of the regular season. The Sox beat Sioux Falls, 12-2, leaving Amarillo a half game behind Grand Prairie and Laredo for the South Division lead, heading into tonight’s […]

GARY SOUTHSHORE CLINCHES WILD CARD

GARY SOUTHSHORE CLINCHES WILD CARD

Box Scores Gary SouthShore 7, El Paso 4 The Gary SouthShore RailCats clinched the wild card with their 7-4 win over the El Paso Diablos. Billy Spottiswood threw 5.2 innings and let up just two runs to pick up the win for the Diablos. He struck out four hitters and walked three while giving up […]