Category: Sports Writers

Donovan Porteri Leads Duke City Gladiators to 76-24 Thrashing of Force

It’s never an easy task to open the season on the road against the defending champions who were returning their MVP quarterback, but that was the task the Wichita Force were forced to race on opening night of the Champions Indoor Football League season. Sadly, the very things that helped to make the Duke City…

Dostie, Perfetto Lead Tulsa Oilers to 6-5 Comeback Victory

The Wichita Thunder jumped out to a two goal lead less than five minutes into Saturday night’s game, only to see it vaporize as the Tulsa Oilers battled back twice in this contest on their way to a 6-5 victory. Stephen Perfetto and Alex Dostie helped lead the comeback, with each player netting two goals…

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…

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.

Winnipeg Goldeyes Look to Make 2019 an Historic Year

In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report’s Robert Pannier gets out of the South Division, focusing on the moves that Manager Rick Forney has made with the Winnipeg Goldeyes. If past history is any indication, 2019 should be a big year for the Goldeyes. A Season with Big Aspirations When the 2018 American…

Pitching Additions Give Saltdogs a Lot More Bite

In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report’s Robert Pannier takes a look at the busiest team in the American Association as Manager Bobby Brown has already assembled a pitching staff in Lincoln that could give the Saltdogs a whole lot of bite and maybe even an American Association championship.

Quentin Stone Nets a Hat Trick as Fuel Blank Thunder 5-0

The Wichita Thunder’s losing streak reached six Saturday night (0-5-1), as the Indy Fuel got a natural hat trick from Quentin Shore in the 5-0 victory. Shore scored all three of his goals in the second period, and Ryan Rupert added two goals to complete the scoring. Gordon Defiel stopped all 31 shots he faced…

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.