In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the day’s action for May 24, 2019, including Luke Westphal no-hitting the Milwaukee Milkmen through six and the St. Paul Saints scoring seven runs in the first on their way to an 8-1 victory. Plus transactions and notes from around the league. Westphal No-Hits Milkmen Through […]
Category: Chicago Dogs
KOKOMO, Ind. — Luke Westphal set the franchise record for strikeouts in a game by a Dogs pitcher with 12 strikeouts in a masterful performance that led the Chicago Dogs back over .500 with a 5-4 win over the Milwaukee Milkmen at Kokomo Municipal Stadium. Brandon Shimo, Carlos Zambrano and Josh Goossen-Brown added to the […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the day’s action for May 23, 2019, including the Lincoln Saltdogs winning the 500th game in franchise history. In other action, the Chicago Dogs Tony Rosselli homers three times to lead the Chicago Dogs to victory. This, plus a number of transactions from around the league. Saltdogs […]
The St. Paul Saints had no answer for Chicago Dogs outfielder Tony Rosselli. They gave up three home runs to the second-year player and despite coming back from a 4-0 deficit, lost 7-6 in 10 innings on Thursday night at CHS Field in front of 6,570. With the game tied at five in the 10th, […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for May 22, 2019. This includes the St. Paul Saints and the Kansas City T-Bones each sweeping double-headers. Get recaps from all seven games plus transactions. T-Bones Outslug, Outpitch Saltdogs to Sweep Double-Header The Kansas City T-Bones […]
St. PAUL, Minn. — Tony Rosselli went 2-for-3 at the plate, but the Chicago Dogs offense couldn’t get going as the St. Paul Saints took game one of the Wednesday doubleheader, 4-0, at CHS Field. It was a tough game for the Dogs bats, compiling just four hits while leaving six men on base. Back-to-back […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for May 21, 2019. This includes Lars Liguori and two relievers combining to shut out the Sioux City Explorers and the Winnipeg Goldeyes homering three times to down the Cleburne Railroaders. This plus transactions. RedHawks Rally to […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the games from May 19, including a double-header split between the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks and the Kansas City T-Bones, and Curt Smith records his 600th hit in a Lincoln Saltdogs uniform. This, plus transactions from around the league. Thomas Walraven Helps RailCats Scratch Out First Win The Gary […]
ROSEMONT, ILL. — Five innings of one-run ball from Trevor Lubking and a season-high 13 hits from the Gary offense led the RailCats to a 7-5 win over the Chicago Dogs on Sunday afternoon at Impact Field. The win was Gary’s first of the year and featured eight different RailCat hitters reaching base safely. Lubking […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for May 18, 2019. This includes te Luke Westphal and three Chicago Dogs relievers nearly no-hitting the Gary Southshore RailCats. In transactions, Steve Pastora has his contract purchased by the Milwaukee Brewers. Luke Westphal, Dogs Dominate RailCats […]
ROSEMONT, ILL. — Colin Willis snapped the Dogs’ potential shutout and combined no-hitter with a two-out RBI single to right in the top of the ninth off Rich Mascheri, however, Gary fell to Chicago, 5-1, in the second game of the season. Down to ‘Cats final strike, Willis pulled a soft line drive just over […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the day’s action for May 17, 2019, including the Kansas City T-Bones opening their title defense with a 3-0 victory over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. In transactions, Texas AirHogs fill out their roster with their group of Chinese players. Get all the latest news here.
ROSEMONT, ILL. — Andy De Jesus homered in his first at-bat of the year but nine runs in the first two innings from Chicago was too much for Gary to overcome as the ‘Cats dropped their season-opener, 12-5, with 6,511 in attendance on Friday night at Impact Field. Friday’s game lasted four hours, 16 minutes […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report’s Robert Pannier discusses what to look for as the 2019 American Association season gets underway. This includes how he expects the divisions to pan out, and who will be holding the championship trophy in September.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report’s Robert Pannier continues his look back at the 2018 American Association season. Today, he looks back at the 2018 season of the Chicago Dogs. The 2018 Chicago Dogs (League ranking in parenthesis) Record: 45-55 (Fourth in North Division, 8th in American Association) Home Record: 24-24 (8) […]
In American Association Daily, former Major Leaguer Carlos Zambrano joins the Chicago Dogs looking to resurrect his career in hopes of returning to the Big Leagues one day.
Rosemont, Ill. – The Chicago Dogs and field manager Butch Hobson announced today Lake Villa native Cory Domel as pitching coach for the team’s 2019 season. Domel will join Hobson and hitting coach D.J. Boston to round out the Dogs’ coaching staff for the 2019 season. The Chicago Dogs season opener at Impact Field in […]
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.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association name the second team all-stars for the American Association from the 20o18 season. The third team will be named on Wednesday.
The St. Paul Saints had to feel pretty good about their chances of sweeping the Chicago Dogs on Saturday, as they sent ace Eddie Medina to the hill, who had the third best ERA in the American Association heading into the contest. However, two home runs by Kenny Wilson and three total by Chicago led […]
Friday night proved to be a banner day all the way around for the St. Paul Saints, as they not only defeated the Chicago Dogs, 10-3, but saw the Gary Southshore RailCats nearly get no-hit by the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, increasing their lead in the North Division to two games. The victory, coupled with the RailCats […]
The St. Paul Saints were looking to extend their winning streak to four on Thursday night. Trevor Foss helped to make that reality, holding the Chicago Dogs to just one run in 6.1-innings as the Saints pulled off the 3-1 victory, despite a 20 minute delay in the seventh inning to accommodate a firework show. […]
The Chicago Dogs have been relishing their role of being the spoiler over the last few weeks, and the Wichita Wingnuts were the unfortunate recipients on Friday night. The Dogs rallied for four unanswered runs to down Wichita 5-2. Stephen Perez knocked in two to help lead the way and the Chicago bullpen tossed 5.1-innings […]
The Chicago Dogs jumped out to a 5-0 lead on Wednesday night, thanks in large part to a three run third inning. However, the Wichita Wingnuts battled back only to see their comeback fall short with the tying run at the plate in the ninth as Chicago held on for a 5-3 victory. Trevor Simms […]
The Wichita Wingnuts headed to the third city of their 20 game road trip, beginning a four game series with the Chicago Dogs on Monday. The Wingnuts found themselves trailing early, but scored seven in the third and then held on for the victory, 7-6. Zach Nehrir and Tony Thomas each drove in two in […]
In American Association Daily, this is the unofficial All-Star break in the American Association, so Robert Pannier takes a look at Chicago Dogs and how they have performed to this point in the season and how they have performed to this point in the season and take a look at what to expect as the American Association heads to its stretch run.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps an incredible night of baseball in the American Association, as there were just six games. Sioux Falls Canaries starter Cesilio Pimentel became the latest to flirt with a no-hitter, and the Explorers and T-Bones both extended winning streaks.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps an incredible night of baseball in the American Association, as there were six great games scheduled for Tuesday. That included a wild affair in Chicago, two late victories for the Saints and AirHogs, and Justin Vernia blanking the Goldeyes.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps an incredible night of baseball in the American Association, as there were five great games scheduled for Friday. This included the Sioux City Explorers extending their win streak to seven and the Kansas City T-Bones downing Sioux Falls, 3-2.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps an incredible night of baseball in the American Association, as there were five great games scheduled for Thursday. That included the Kansas City T-Bones winning their ninth straight game and the St. Paul Saints rallying to down the Winnipeg Goldeyes.