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: Texas AirHogs
AirHogs Use Great Pitching and Timely Hitting to Take First Game of the Road Trip After powering through an hour and a half rain delay to start the game the Texas AirHogs used a great piggy back combo of Sean Stutzman and Travis Ballew as well as the timely power of Stewart Ijames to claim […]
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 […]
The AirHogs got off to a strong start in the series finale of their 3 game set again the Sioux Falls Canaries. After a four hit first inning that saw Li Ning and Josh Prince cross the plate, the AirHogs took an early 2-0 lead. Zech Lemond would find his grove on the mound as […]
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 […]
The Texas AirHogs got another great start from Zhang Tao today but could not get enough offense to take the game from Sioux Falls. Zhang Tao pitched five innings of five run baseball, but only two were earned. On the other side of things for Sioux Falls, Taylor Hill worked seven innings of one run, […]
American Association Daily Recap: May 20, 2019 In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for May 20, 2019. This includes the Sioux Falls Canaries pounding the Texas AirHogs and the Milwaukee Milkmen moving back above .500. Canaries Score 18 Runs in Shelling of AirHogs […]
Every once in a while, a baseball team runs into a game where everything seems to go their way. That happened for the Sioux Falls Canaries on Monday. The Birds (2-3) beat the host Texas AirHogs (1-4) 18-6 in the first game of a three-game series between the clubs. The Canaries put up a crooked […]
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 […]
The Winnipeg Goldeyes (3-1) suffered their first loss of the season Sunday afternoon, falling 6-4 to the Texas Airhogs. After the Goldeyes tied the game at four in the top of the seventh inning, the Airhogs answered in the bottom of the inning, loading the bases before Stewart Ijames hit a sacrifice fly that brought […]
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 […]
GRAND PRAIRIE, TX – The Winnipeg Goldeyes (3-0) beat the Texas AirHogs 6-2 at AirHogs Stadium on Saturday night. Box Score Trailing 1-0 in the top of the fourth, and with two outs and no one on base, Josh Romanski pulled a single to right-centre on a 1-2 count to extend the inning. Romanski stole […]
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.
GRAND PRAIRIE, TX – The Winnipeg Goldeyes (2-0) beat the Texas AirHogs 7-1 at AirHogs Stadium on Friday night. Box Score Tied at 1-1 in the top of the sixth, the Goldeyes sent eight batters to the plate, and scored three runs to take the lead for the remainder of the night. Dominic Ficociello walked leading off and […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the days events for May 16 in the American Association including the Milwaukee Milkmen winning their first ever game in franchise history. Plus, the latest transactions from around the league plus news and notes.
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.
GRAND PRAIRIE, Tx. – The Texas AirHogs are proud to announce that former Major League player and coach Chris Bando will serve as the team’s manager for the 2019 season. “I am very excited for the opportunity that the AirHogs organization has given me and will take great pride in leading this team to their […]
In American Association Daily, The Minor League Sports Reports’ Robert Pannier examines the trade that sent David Palladino from the Texas AirHogs to the Lincoln Saltdogs in exchange for Travis Ballew.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier of the Minor League Sports Report looks at the changing rules for the Texas AirHogs in 2019, as they will no longer have the roster exemptions to accommodate the Chinese born players.
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.
The Texas AirHogs have sold the contract of LHP Tyler Matzek to the Arizona Diamondbacks, the American Association announced. Matzek is the third player to have his contract sold to a Major League organization from the American Association in 2019, and the 23rd since the beginning of the 2018 season. Matzek spent the 2018 season […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier begins a weekly series looking back at the 2018 American Association season. This week, Rob starts with the Texas AirHogs, discussing the team’s highlights as well as what to expect for the upcoming season. Also included in the article is a look at the team’s MVP and top pitcher as well as statistical leaders.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association name Sioux City Explorers infielder Jose Sermo as the American Association Player of the Year, defeating teammate Nate Samson and former Texas AirHogs outfielder Dillon Thomas.
They say that there are two things that you can count on: death and taxes. Well another thing would be the Wichita Wingnuts defeating the Texas AirHogs which, with Saturday night’s victory, not only gave Wichita a sweep of their three-game series, but a season sweep as the Wingnuts won all 13 games against Texas […]
With the Kansas City T-Bones losing a wild affair to the Winnipeg Goldeyes, the Wichita Wingnuts were looking to gain a full game in the standings. A combined shutout by Travis Banwart and Felix Carvallo provided the pitching and Tony Thomas homered twice to help lead Wichita to an 8-0 victory over the Texas AirHogs. […]
The Wichita Wingnuts headed south Thursday evening to take on the Texas AirHogs on starter Tyler Kane’s 26th birthday. It may have been the Wingnuts’ starters special day, but he was the one delivering the present, allowing one run in seven innings to lead Wichita to a 4-1 victory. That kept the Wingnuts two games […]
They say that turnabout is fair play, and that proved to be the case Sunday evening as the St. Paul Saints responded from their worst pitching outing of the season to crush the Texas AirHogs, 13-2. A night after giving up a season high 20 hits in a 14-9 loss, the pitching staff held Texas […]
Welcome to The McLaren Report with Texas AirHogs Manager John McLaren. This is a weekly show that allows fans to write in and ask the AirHogs skipper questions about baseball, sports, or about life in general, and John will provide his insights. If you would like to send in a question or questions, you can […]
The St. Paul Saints were looking to extend their season best home winning streak to seven on Saturday night, but that was not to be as Dillon Thomas homered twice and drove in four in the Texas AirHogs, 14-9 victory. Tyler Matzek earned his third win of the year, and the AirHogs scored in six […]
The St. Paul Saints welcomed the Texas AirHogs to town Friday night to begin a three-game series, as the Saints were looking for their sixth straight win at home. Trevor Foss and Miguel Rosario were locked in a great pitcher’s duel that saw the score tied at one through seven. However, St. Paul would score […]