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LAREDO'S ALLEN TIES AA RECORD

LAREDO’S ALLEN TIES AA RECORD

Independent Baseball Insider: Vol. 11, No. 20, June 20, 2013 By Bob Wirz John Allen already owns much of the American Association record book for offensive feats, and he had hoped to notch one more important milestone in front of Laredo,TX fans only to take an 0-for-3 Wednesday night and head out for a six-game road […]

FRAZIER, STRAWN LEAD AIRHOGS PAST SOX

FRAZIER, STRAWN LEAD AIRHOGS PAST SOX

Box Scores Grand Prairie 1, Amarillo 0 (10 Innings) Grand Prairie 3B Frazier Hall launches a solo home run in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the AirHogs a 1-0 walkoff win over the Amarillo Sox. The victory by Grand Prairie was their fourth straight. AirHogs starting pitcher Josh Strawn was sensational tonight […]

SAINTS WALK OFF WITH KACZROWSKI SINGLE

SAINTS WALK OFF WITH KACZROWSKI SINGLE

June 19 Night Recap Box Scores St. Paul 4, Winnipeg 3 Dan Kaczrowski’s single in the ninth gave St. Paul a walk-off win over Winnipeg, 4-3. Winnipeg was down 3-1 in the eighth when Leonard Davis shocked the Saints with a two-run, game-tying home run. But, the Saints jumped on the Goldeyes in the ninth. Brandon Tripp led off with […]

BRAVES BUY PITCHER OF THE WEEK NELSON

BRAVES BUY PITCHER OF THE WEEK NELSON

DURHAM, NC – St. Paul Saints lefty Cole Nelson has gotten a lot of attention from across the American Association lately and it seems that word of his quality pitching has spread down to Atlanta, GA. The Braves purchased Nelson’s contract and are expected to send him to Low-A. The announcement of Nelson’s purchase comes just two […]

HELD'S TRIPLE DOWNS T-BONES

HELD’S TRIPLE DOWNS T-BONES

June 19 Afternoon Recap Box Score Grand Prairie 4, Kansas City 3 Kansas City put the tying and winning runs into scoring position in a comeback effort in the bottom of the ninth, but fell just short to Grand Prairie, 4-3. T-Bones 1B Matt Padgett doubled and Manager Kenny Hook brought in Jeff Squier to […]

LEAGUE-LEADING LINK PURCHASED BY TIGERS

LEAGUE-LEADING LINK PURCHASED BY TIGERS

DURHAM, NC – Wichita RHP Jon Link (pictured) leads the American Association in both wins and ERA, but he will not be pitching for the Wingnuts any longer. The Detroit Tigers purchased Link’s contract earlier today and are expected to send the pitcher to Double-A. In Link’s only American Association season, the right-hander went 6-1 with […]

MASSARO'S RBI TRIPLE BEATS WICHITA IN 11

MASSARO’S RBI TRIPLE BEATS WICHITA IN 11

Box Scores Gary SouthShore 7, Wichita 4 (11 innings) Gary SouthShore DH Mike Massaro (pictured) was red-hot at the plate all day, so it was fitting that Massaro drove in the game-winning run in the top of the 11th with a two-RBI triple. Massaro finished 4-for-6 at the plate with two triples, a double and a […]

RAILCATS BATTLE BACK IN NINTH

RAILCATS BATTLE BACK IN NINTH

June 18 Afternoon Box Score Gary SouthShore 7, Wichita 6 Three walks in the ninth inning, including one with the bases loaded, helped Gary SouthShore come back to beat Wichita, 7-6. The RailCats were trailing by one run entering their final at-bats, but loaded the bases with one out on two walks and a single. […]

BRAVES PURCHASE BISENIUS FROM LINCOLN

BRAVES PURCHASE BISENIUS FROM LINCOLN

DURHAM, NC – No more than a few hours before Joe Bisenius (pictured) was due to take the mound against the Sioux City Explorers at Haymarket Park, the Saltdogs right-hander received news that he would be going back to a major league organization for the first time since 2011. The Atlanta Braves purchased Bisenius’ contract […]

LINK GOES THE DISTANCE FOR WICHITA

LINK GOES THE DISTANCE FOR WICHITA

June 17 Box Scores Wichita 8, Gary SouthShore 2 The Wingnuts starter Jon Link (pictured) was impressive on the bump and pitched a complete game with nine strikeouts as Wichita downed Gary SouthShore 8-2. Link allowed just two runs, both earned, on five hits. He has a strong season going and is now 6-1 with a 1.74 ERA but […]