In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 21, 2019. There were seven games in the American Association on Wednesday, including the Kansas City T-Bones sweeping the Lincoln Saltdogs in their double-header, and the Sioux Falls Canaries ending their skid.
ROSEMONT, IL – The Winnipeg Goldeyes (49-39) beat the Chicago Dogs 14-4 at Impact Field on Wednesday night. Box Score Trailing 3-1 in the top of the fifth, the Goldeyes rallied for seven runs to take the lead for the remainder of the game. Dominic Ficociello and Alex Perez opened the frame with back-to-back doubles […]
Sioux City, IA- After an dramatic game the previous night the Sioux City Explorers got back to business as they opened a series with the Cleburne Railroaders and came away with a win 5-3. Sioux City grabbed the lead right away in the first inning as Kyle Wren set the Explorers single season record with […]
Kansas City, Kan.– The Kansas City T-Bones sweep the double-header against the Lincoln Saltdogs, 4-2 and 1-0, thanks to some stellar defense. Game one was a slow start offensively until the sixth inning when Lincoln put up a run to break the silence. Cody Regis was responsible for the first run with an RBI double to score […]
During their last seven games the St. Paul Saints trailed for a total of one inning. In 63.0 innings of baseball they fell behind in just two, half innings only to take the lead in their next at bats. On Tuesday night at the U.S. Steel Yard the Saints fell behind the Gary SouthShore RailCats […]
SIOUX FALLS, SD — Wednesday night at the Birdcage the Sioux Falls Canaries did something only one other team in the American Association has done this year: score 20 runs in a game. The Sioux Falls Canaries (35-53) beat the Texas AirHogs (24-65) 20-5 on Wednesday night. The Birds went 1-2-3 in the first inning […]
GARY, IND. — A 2-0 lead though three innings and two hits and two RBIs from Marcus Mooney wasn’t enough for Gary in the series opener against St. Paul on Wednesday night at U.S. Steel Yard as the RailCats fell to the Saints, 5-2. Gary brought the tying run to the plate in the bottom […]
KANSAS CITY, Kansas – The Saltdogs and T-Bones made up a game from May 21 in Wednesday night’s doubleheader, and Kansas City won both – 4-2 in Game 1 and 1-0 in Game 2. GAME 1 BOX SCORE GAME 2 BOX SCORE In Game 1, the ‘Dogs opened the scoring in the 6th inning. After […]
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Gustavo Pierre and David Olmedo-Barrera homered, but the Chicago Dogs could not limit the high-powered Winnipeg Goldeyes offense as they fell, 14-4, on Wednesday night at Impact Field. Carlos Zambrano (L, 3-1) got off to a hot start, retiring the first ten batters he faced. The former Chicago Cub finished with six […]
SIOUX CITY, Iowa. (Aug. 21, 2019) – The Sioux City Explorers got 3.2 scoreless innings from their bullpen with eight strikeouts, as the Cleburne Railroaders dropped game one of the series by the score of 5-3 on Wednesday night at Lewis and Clark Park. It didn’t take long for Sioux City (49-39) to take the […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 20, 2019. There were five games in the American Association on Tuesday, including the Sioux City Explorers moving back into second place in the South with a victory over the Kansas City T-Bones. In Texas, Tao Zhang tossed seven one-hit innings against Lincoln in the AirHogs 3-1 win.
Sioux City, IA- It was a game that had it all. Pitching, defense clutch hitting, a playoff atmosphere, and it went the way of the Sioux City Explorers. Dylan Kelly ends up the hero with the walk off hit in the ninth to finish off a two run final frame for the X’s and beat […]
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Aug. 20, 2019) – John Nester etched his name into the Cleburne record books by hitting for the first cycle in franchise history, as the Railroaders battled past the Sioux Falls Canaries 12-10 on Tuesday night at Sioux Falls Stadium. Cleburne finished the set with 42 total runs and 50 hits, both […]
Zhang Tao gave the AirHogs his best performance of the season as he one hit the Lincoln SaltDogs en route to a 3-1 win. Zhang Tao was phenomenal in his 7 innings of one hit baseball for the AirHogs striking out 9 while only allowing a hit by pitch. He escaped a first inning jam […]
FRANKLIN, Wis. — Gustavo Pierre homered and drove in three runs, Jake Dahlberg pitched a gem and the Chicago Dogs completed the sweep with a 8-3 win over the Milwaukee Milkmen on Tuesday night. Dahlberg (W, 8-6) dazzled over seven frames, allowing just one earned run on three hits while striking out six. Following the […]
FARGO, N.D. — A leadoff home run from Alex Crosby on the second pitch of the night, a career-high 5.1 shutout innings from Nile Ball and 4.2 perfect innings from the Gary bullpen led the RailCats to 2-0 shutout win over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks on Tuesday night at Newman Outdoor Field. Tuesday’s win helped Gary […]
Sioux City, IA– The Kansas City T-Bones (47-39) lost their second-place spot in the Southern Division in tonight’s 3-2 walk-off loss to the Sioux City Explorers (48-39), who now take second place. Dylan Baker went 7.2 innings against the Explorers, only giving up one run in the bottom of the first. After the first he was […]
SIOUX FALLS, SD — Tuesday’s game could have been called the ‘Andrew Ely Show’. Ely finished the night 4-for-5 with a go-ahead home run in the sixth, three spectacular defense plays, and a triple shy of the cycle. His efforts fell short as the Cleburne Railroaders (53-35) escaped the Sioux Falls Canaries (34-53) 12-10 on […]
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas – Daniel Herrera doubled and scored, but the Saltdogs fell 3-1 to the Texas AirHogs in the series finale at AirHogs Stadium on Tuesday night. BOX SCORE The AirHogs opened the scoring with a two-out rally in the 1st inning. Chen Junpeng doubled into left-center on an 0-2 pitch before Na Chuang […]
FARGO, ND — The RedHawks were held scoreless for the first time since opening day in Kansas City tonight as the Gary SouthShore RailCats avoided a sweep with a 2-0 win over Fargo-Moorhead. F-M’s offense could not get anything going against Gary Southshore’s Nile Ball as they were held to just three hits in the […]
A damp afternoon brought out the mosquitos, which was fitting for Mosquito Day here at Routine Field. The Milkmen took the lead early in the first with an RBI single by Garrett Copeland. The Chicago Dogs took a 2-1 lead in the fourth and would extend their lead in the six and eighth innings, with […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier addresses the Kansas City T-Bones situation with being evicted from their stadium. He provides a personal insight and a plea to ensure that the team remains in its home.
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 19, 2019. There were six games played on Monday, including the Sioux City Explorers snapping the Kansas City T-Bones 12 game winning streak. In other action, Keon Barnum tied the American Association record for homeruns in a season when he homered in the 10th to give the Chicago Dogs a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Milkmen.
FRANKLIN, Wis. — Keon Barnum launched the go-ahead home run in the tenth inning and Rich Mascheri closed it out to lead the Chicago Dogs to a 4-3 extra-innings win over the Milwaukee Milkmen on Monday night at Routine Field. Barmum’s blast was his 30th of the season, tying the American Association’s single-season home run […]
Sioux City, IA- Not many games in a professional baseball, regular season are labeled as must win, but this game was certainly close to that for the Explorers. Sioux City was able to snap their four game losing streak, and end the T-Bones 12 game winning streak by handing Kansas City their first shut out […]
LINCOLN, Nebraska – John Brownell allowed just one hit over eight scoreless innings, and the Saltdogs shut out the AirHogs 2-0 at AirHogs Stadium on Monday night. BOX SCORE Brownell allowed just three baserunners over eight innings – one walk and a hit batter along with an infield single – and struck out eight hitters […]
The St. Paul Saints watched every contending team go on a long winning streak at some point during the season. They now have theirs. For the seventh straight game the Saints got a victory as they knocked around Winnipeg Goldeyes starter Kevin McGovern early and held on for an 8-5 victory at Shaw Park on […]
FARGO, ND — Coming off a dominant fourteen strikeout performance against Milwaukee, Michael Tamburino turned in six strong innings of work tonight as the RedHawks pitching staff combined to shut out Gary and give Fargo-Moorhead their eighth consecutive victory with a 6-0 win over the RailCats at Newman Outdoor Field. The RedHawks’ offense picked up […]
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Aug. 19, 2019) – The Cleburne Railroaders scored eight runs in the first three innings and five more in the top of the ninth as they hung on for a 14-8 win over the Sioux Falls Canaries on Monday night at Sioux Falls Stadium. For the second straight night, the Cleburne offense […]
Sioux City, IA– The Kansas City T-Bones’ (47-38) bats went cold tonight, allowing the Sioux City Explorers to creep back to a half game behind the T-Bones and give Kansas City their first shutout loss of the season, 5-0. Christian Binford (4-3) got the loss after four innings pitched and a total of nine hits let up. Sioux […]