Category: Independent

Mound Talk with Sioux City Explorers Manager Steve Montgomery – Season 3

Welcome to Mound Talk with Sioux City Explorers Manager Steve Montgomery. Mound Talk is a weekly program that gives fans the opportunity to ask Steve questions or to send their comments into him to hear his response. Hosted by Rob Pannier of the Minor League Sports Report, Mound Talk will be recorded eachMonday and posted later that day. Enjoy! If you have…

Steve Montgomery Rebuilding Pitching Staff for Championship Run

In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Reports’ Robert Pannier looks at the rebuilding process Sioux City Explorers Manager Steve Montgomery is undergoing with his pitching staff preparing for the 2019 American Association season.

This Week in the Association with Kevin Luckow & Rob Pannier – Season 2

This Week in the Association is a program that gives fans insights from around the American Association, Independent Baseball’s premier league. Hosted by Kevin Luckow and Robert Pannier, the show not only examines the happenings with the St. Paul Saints, but also looks at events going on throughout the league.

MLB Organizations, Mexico Come Calling on American Association

In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the list of American Association players who have already had their contracts purchased by Major League affiliates and Mexican teams since the end of the 2018 season. The list is growing, and could very well reach 20-plus before May 4 when spring training begins for the league.

Analyzing the RedHawks-Saltdogs-Miners Deal

In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier analyzes the deal on October 8 between the Farg0-Moorhead RedHawks, the Lincoln Saltdogs, and the Sussex County Miners. The RedHawks acquired Jayce Ray while the Saltdogs brought in Jake Vieth.

American Assocation Alumi Impacting Australian Baseball Race

It’s the final weekend of the Australian Baseball League season, and Robert Pannier talks about the impact that American Association alumni are having on the pennant race in today’s edition of American Association Daily.

Analyzing the Cleburne-Lincoln-Sussex County Trade

In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier continues catching up on big trades from around the American Association. In today’s edition, he focuses on the three team trade between the Lincoln Saltdogs and Cleburne Railroaders in the American Association and the Sussex County Miners in the Can-Am. This deal included six players, including Zach Nehrir, Tyler Kane, Austin Boyle, Trevor Sealey, Edward Cruz, and James Campbell.

Analyzing the Alex Boshers, Dylan Thompson Trade

In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier begins catching up on big trades that have occurred in the American Association. In today’s edition, he starts with the blockbuster deal between the Winnipeg Goldeyes and Sioux Falls Canaries where a pair of aces were swapped with Alex Boshers headed to the Canaries for Dylan Thompson.

Canaries Making Moves That Should Send Them Soaring

In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier looks at the moves that Sioux Falls Canaries Manager Mike Meyer has been making, as he has added a number of players that should send the Canaries soaring during the 2019 American Association season, ending the team’s eight year playoff drought.

2018 American Association Season Was One to Remember

Robert Pannier opens 2019 with the first edition of American Association Daily. In the first edition of the year, Rob looks back at the 2018 American Association season, examining changes in the league, top performances, and the loss of one of the storied franchises in the league. This and much more. A Look Back at…