BARNUM NAMED INDEPENDENT PLAYER OF THE YEAR

BARNUM NAMED INDEPENDENT PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Release and photo courtesy Chicago Dogs Rosemont, Ill. — Chicago Dogs 1B Keon Barnum, the American Association’s 2019 Player of the Year, he has been selected as the top player in all of independent baseball, being named Baseball America’s Independent Baseball Player of the Year, the outlet announced. In Barnum’s first season with the Dogs, […]

AA PLAYERS MAKING THEIR MARK DOWN UNDER

AA PLAYERS MAKING THEIR MARK DOWN UNDER

Nearly two dozen current and former American Association players are spending their off-seasons in the Australian Baseball League. The league features a mix of players from Australia and New Zealand, as well as the rest of the baseball world. In his first season in the ABL, C Jeremy Martinez (pictured, St. Paul ’19,), one of […]

QUARTET OF FORMER SIOUX CITY HURLERS A STEP AWAY FROM MAJORS

QUARTET OF FORMER SIOUX CITY HURLERS A STEP AWAY FROM MAJORS

By Bob Wirz When the subject comes up of trying to pinpoint the next group of American Association players who could join the major league ranks before long one certain indicator is to find those now in Triple-A, the top minor league level. Offseason rosters usually get set before the Winter Meetings, and looking at […]