Category: Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks

Taylor Stanton, Three Relievers Combine to Shutout St. Paul Saints

Two things that were eventually bound to happen occurred Thursday night. For the first time in the 2015 American Association season the St. Paul Saints were shutout. This was the first time this season that the club lost two games in a row, as they fell to the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 1-0. The RedHawks, who have…

Chad Mozingo Leads Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks to 10-4 Win

Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks manager Doug Simunic has been shuffling his lineup a lot early on in the season looking for the right combination to get his teams’ bats rolling. While he may not be done shuffling, clearly Chad Mozingo is proving that he is loving being the lead-off hitter for the club, and he proved he…

Lesson 5: Wichita Wingnuts Manager’s Shuffling Paying Dividends

You have to hand it Wichita Wingnuts manager Kevin Hooper. The President of Wingnuts University understands how to make a bad situation turn into a good one, a good one into a great one, and a great one into an historic one. Last season he pushed all the right buttons in leading the club to…

Alberto Gonzalez Delivers Game-Winning Hit for Wichita Wingnuts

For the second straight night the Wichita Wingnuts scored four runs against the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, only to watch the lead evaporate. The previous night the home team walked away with the victory when they got a walk-off hit in the ninth inning to make them the 5-4 victors. This night it would be the Wingnuts…

RedHawks Rise and Soar in Comeback Win Over Wichita Wingnuts

For three and half innings on Tuesday night it looked like the visiting Wichita Wingnuts were about the put the screws to the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. The home team had other ideas however, tying the game late and winning on a walk-off hit that gave them the 5-4 win. Tyler Herron started for Fargo, and he…

Jorge Martinez Impresses in Joplin Blasters 4-0 Shutout Victory

Note to the rest of the American Association: These Joplin Blasters are pretty good. For the second straight game the Blasters downed the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks to move the Missouri-based team to 3-2 on this young season. The Missouri club has proven that they can slug the ball with the best of them, plating 10 runs…

St. Paul Saints Close Out Four-Game Sweep with Hitting Onslaught

On a rainy night in the Twin Cities, the St. Paul Saints finished out a four-game sweep of the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks by outslugging them 12-5. The Saints scored 35 runs in the four games, and have served notice that they are the team to beat in the American Association. The sweep also left them as…

Defense Plays Key Role in St. Paul Saints 6-1 Win

Defense played a key role in Saturday night’s 6-1 victory for the St. Paul Saints over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. It wasn’t just that the Saints got several key defensive plays to support the outstanding work of their pitching staff on this night. It was also that the RedHawks made a couple of key miscues that…

Angelo Songco’s Clutch Hitting Leads St. Paul Saints in 9-2 Victory

The St. Paul Saints proved Friday night that the previous night’s opening season victory was not just a matter of the club being excited about moving into their new stadium. This is a team that can hit and they are getting great pitching and solid defense. Add to that the clutch hitting of players like…

Home Run Barrage Highlights St. Paul Saints Victory

In was opening day for the St. Paul Saints, but this was no ordinary opening day. The team opened their plush new ballpark, CHS Field, a 7,500 person stadium in lowertown St. Paul that will quickly become the envy of baseball teams throughout the country. The Saints welcomed American Association rival the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks in…

Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks Review: May Update

The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks have been one of the busier teams in the American Association over the last three weeks. The club has a long history of success in the league, and has been making moves looking to return the club to its former glory. The RedHawks’ most recent moves have been centered around building a…

Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks Review: April Update

With the 2015 American Association season rapidly approaching the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks upped their game in March, making a series of moves to prepare the team for the upcoming season. The addition of Joe Dunigan in February really bolstered the team’s offense, as did the signing of Drew Muren, and some key pitching moves have made…

Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks Review: March Update

The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks have been one of the busier teams in the American Association this off-season, looking to turnaround the disappointing finish of 2014. The early part of the off-season saw them make some additions to bolster the team’s outlook for this season, but as the season draws near the RedHawks have made some key…

Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks Review: Off-Season Update

Last season ended with the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks finishing third in the North Division of the American Association, 19.5 games behind the division winning Winnipeg Goldeyes. It was a very tough season, but ended with some hope when the team split their last ten games. So far this off-season the RedHawks have moved carefully to fill…

Minor League Sports Report Names First-Team American Association All-Stars

On Monday the American Association named its Post-Season All-Star team.  Today, I, Minor League Sports Report Senior Baseball Editor Robert Pannier, name my own selections for the top players at each position. While there are many selections I agree with, there are some where I have made different choices. Let’s start by establishing that my…

American Association Capsule – 8/9: Lincoln, Gary Lose, Remain Tied

Laredo 10-13, Kansas City 9-5 In the continuation of last night’s suspended game, the Laredo Lemurs plated a run in the bottom of the 11th to win 10-9. Laredo was ahead 3-1 entering the fourth, but Kansas City scored four over the next two innings to jump in front 5-3. In the bottom of the…

American Association Capsule – August 8: Gary, Lincoln Remain Tied Atop Central

Gary 6, Fargo-Moorhead 5 The Gary Southshore RailCats got a win that they desperately needed, coming from behind to beat the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 6-5 in 10. The RailCats trailed by one heading into the top of the ninth, but tied the game when Drew Muren led off the ninth with his fifth home run of…

Wichita Wingnuts Rally Late for Third Straight Time: Wingnuts Wire

While not waiting until the ninth inning to pull out the late victory, the Wichita Wingnuts did wait until the eighth inning to plate the tying and go-ahead runs on their way to a 4-3 win over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. The win gave the Wingnuts a four-game series sweep of the RedHawks, and made them…