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IRVINE THROWS A GEM, T-BONES BLANK REDHAWKS

IRVINE THROWS A GEM, T-BONES BLANK REDHAWKS

Box Scores Kansas City 4, Fargo-Moorhead 0 Kansas City’s Lucas Irvine (pictured) was masterful, twirling a complete-game four-hitter as his team snapped its six-game losing streak with a 4-0 win over Fargo-Moorhead. The T-Bones (16-27) scored a pair of runs in the first on DH Matt Padgett’s RBI single and an RBI fielder’s choice by RF […]

MYROW, HELD FUEL AIRHOGS' COMEBACK

MYROW, HELD FUEL AIRHOGS’ COMEBACK

June 29 Recap Box Scores Grand Prairie 5, Newark 3 Two RBI from LF Brian Myrow (pictured) and three more from RF Kenny Held helped the Grand Prairie AirHogs come back to beat the Newark Bears, 5-3. Newark started out strong, with runs in each of the first three innings, but that was all the […]

ZIEGLER GRAND SLAM POWERS WINGNUTS PAST X'S

ZIEGLER GRAND SLAM POWERS WINGNUTS PAST X’S

June 28 Recap Box Scores Wichita 13, Sioux City 5 Sioux City had no answer for Wichita’s explosive early innings in the Wingnuts’ 13-5 triumph over the X’s. 1B CJ Ziegler (pictured) set the tone for the game early on when he hit a grand slam to give the Wingnuts a lead that Sioux City […]

KANSAS TEAMS EXCEL ON FIELD, AT BOX OFFICE

KANSAS TEAMS EXCEL ON FIELD, AT BOX OFFICE

Independent Baseball Insider: Vol. 11, No. 21, June 27, 2013 By Bob Wirz Kansas’s only two professional baseball teams, both in the American Association, have been creating positive headlines of late although for largely separate reasons. Wichita has been doing in mostly on the diamond where the Wingnuts, aptly named because of that city’s major aircraft-building […]

PINEDA GOES DEEP TWICE IN DOUBLEHEADER

PINEDA GOES DEEP TWICE IN DOUBLEHEADER

June 27 Recap Box Scores Grand Prairie 7, Sioux Falls 6 (Game one – Seven innings) Ryan Pineda’s (pictured) three-run home run was the difference for the AirHogs in a back and forth game against Sioux Falls. Pineda’s home run broke a 4-4 tie and Grand Prairie held on the rest of the way for […]

LILES DRIVES GOLDEYES TO WIN IN 12TH

LILES DRIVES GOLDEYES TO WIN IN 12TH

June 26 Night Box Scores Winnipeg 3, Sioux City 2 (12 innings) Nick Liles (pictured) came through for the Goldeyes in the 12th, giving Winnipeg a win over Sioux City, 3-2. With two outs in a tie game, Liles singled to bring home Amos Ramon with the go-ahead run. The run-scoring knock erased a 2-2 […]

TRIPP, CABRERA, BOYER POWER SAINTS

TRIPP, CABRERA, BOYER POWER SAINTS

June 26 Afternoon Box Scores St. Paul 17, Lincoln 8 St. Paul jumped on Lincoln early, with six runs in the third and seven in the fourth to beat the Saltdogs, 17-8. The Saints’ offensive outburst, which followed a 40 minute rain delay, was highlighted by back-to-back-to-back home runs in the third inning. St. Paul […]

JUDAH DRIVES IN TWO TO BEAT GOLDEYES

JUDAH DRIVES IN TWO TO BEAT GOLDEYES

June 25 Recap Box Scores Sioux City 4, Winnipeg 2 Trailing 2-1 with the bases loaded in the bottom of the eighth, the Explorers climbed back and took a two-run lead. DH Sam Judah (pictured) watched a wild pitch go by to score 1B Luke Murton and advance the runners, and then drove in the […]

ALBERTS HOMERS TWICE IN REDHAWKS WIN

ALBERTS HOMERS TWICE IN REDHAWKS WIN

June 25 Afternoon Box Scores Fargo-Moorhead 11, Newark 4 Tim Alberts (pictured) and Buddy Sosnoskie turned in monster games for the RedHawks. Both Fargo-Moorhead hitters finished with three hits and three RBI in an 11-4 victory over the Newark Bears. Alberts provided the RedHawks with significant power from the six spot in the order. The right […]

D-BACKS BUY MCKIERNAN FROM SALTDOGS

D-BACKS BUY MCKIERNAN FROM SALTDOGS

DURHAM, NC – The Saltdogs had just named RHP Eddie McKiernan (pictured) as a starter last week, after the Atlanta Braves purchased the contract of Joe Bisenius. Two starts and one Pointstreak Pitcher of the Week award later, McKiernan had his contract purchased by the Arizona Diamondbacks. McKiernan won his first two starts of the season […]