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WINTER BALL: KICKHAM LEADS AA PLAYERS IN MEXICO

WINTER BALL: KICKHAM LEADS AA PLAYERS IN MEXICO

Photo: Liga Mexicana del Pacifico Over 15 current and former American Association players are spending their off-season playing in the Mexican Pacific League, with representatives on six different clubs. Miami Marlins LHP Mike Kickham (pictured, Kansas City ’16), this week’s Pitcher of the Week, has yet to allow a run in his first 16 innings […]

WINTER BASEBALL: AA PLAYERS IN DOMINICAN LEAGUE

WINTER BASEBALL: AA PLAYERS IN DOMINICAN LEAGUE

With the Dominican winter league’s season now under way, several current and former American Association players are on the league’s clubs. St. Louis Cardinals farmhand John Nogowski (Sioux City ’17), leads his team with five RBI for Cibaenas, while Aguilas teammate Luke Westphal (pictured, Chicago ’19) has yet to allow an earned run in seven […]

OVER 20 PLAYERS, COACHES AT OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS

OVER 20 PLAYERS, COACHES AT OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS

Over 20 current and former American Association players will be taking part in the World Baseball Softball Confederation’s Premier12 tournament, held November 2-17 at sites in Japan, Korea, Mexico and Taiwan. The tournament features the world’s 12 top-ranked baseball nations, with the top finishers from the Americas and Asia/Oceania each earning a berth in the […]

PETE TAGO HEADED TO BIG APPLE

PETE TAGO HEADED TO BIG APPLE

(Via the Sioux City Explorers) Sioux City, IA – The American Association announced Wednesday September 25 that Sioux City Explorers’ RHP Pete Tago had his contract purchased by the New York Mets. Tago is the 39th American Association player to have his contract purchased in 2019. The Mets who are known for hard throwing pitchers […]

ST. PAUL SAINTS TAKE 2019 AA FINALS

ST. PAUL SAINTS TAKE 2019 AA FINALS

St. Paul 6, Sioux City 3-Box Score The St. Paul Saints finished off a series sweep of the Sioux City Explorers with a game 3 win in the American Association Finals to earn the 2019 American Association Championship. The Explorers scored their only runs on a three-run home run by RF James Hazelbaker in the […]

SAINTS CITY OF BASEBALL MUSEUM HONORED WITH TOP BALLPARK IMPROVEMENT BY BALLPARK DIGEST

SAINTS CITY OF BASEBALL MUSEUM HONORED WITH TOP BALLPARK IMPROVEMENT BY BALLPARK DIGEST

(Via St. Paul Saints) ST. PAUL, MN (September 13, 2019) – It was a project two years in the making and one of the largest undertakings since the St. Paul Saints moved into CHS Field in 2015.  The goal was to bring the history of the St. Paul Saints, and baseball in the city of […]

SAINTS EDGE EXPLORERS TO TAKE 2-0 FINALS LEAD THURSDAY

SAINTS EDGE EXPLORERS TO TAKE 2-0 FINALS LEAD THURSDAY

St. Paul 3, Sioux City 2-Box Score The St. Paul Saints took a 2-0 American Association Finals lead with a 3-2 win over the Sioux City Explorers Thursday. The Explorers took a 1-0 lead on a solo home run by 2B Drew Sankiewicz (3-for-4) in the bottom of the first. One inning later, 3B Jose […]

T-BONES GRANTED 30 DAY EXTENSION FROM EVICTION

T-BONES GRANTED 30 DAY EXTENSION FROM EVICTION

KANSAS CITY, KS – The Unified Government has granted the Kansas City T-Bones Baseball Team a 30-day extension from being evicted from Just Bats Stadium in the Village West area of Kansas City, Kansas. The T-Bones were given notice last month that the team would be evicted from the stadium on September 13 at 5pm […]

OFFENSE POWERS SAINTS TO 1-0 FINALS' SERIES LEAD

OFFENSE POWERS SAINTS TO 1-0 FINALS’ SERIES LEAD

St. Paul 12, Sioux City 3-Box Score The St. Paul Saints took a 1-0 American Association Final lad with a win Wednesday over the Sioux City Explorers. In the win, the Saints outhit the Explorers 16 to 5, scoring in every inning except the seventh and the ninth along the way. The seven through nine-hole […]

SAINTS' SHARRER AND RAILROADERS' ROBERTSON NAMED CO-EXECUTIVES OF THE YEAR

SAINTS’ SHARRER AND RAILROADERS’ ROBERTSON NAMED CO-EXECUTIVES OF THE YEAR

MOORHEAD, MN — The American Association announced Wednesday September 11 that St. Paul Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Derek Sharrer and Cleburne Railroaders’ Director of Baseball Operations, Josh Robertson, have been named the American Association’s 2019 Co-Executives of the Year. For Sharrer, the announcement marks the fifth consecutive year he has won the award. The […]