In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for May 28, 2019. This includes Jason Garcia shutting out the Texas AirHogs and two more games being postponed because of rain. Plus, transactions.
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for May 27, 2019. There were just a pair of games that were played, including the Kansas City T-Bones downing the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, and Mother Nature wreaks havoc once again.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their Pitcher and Player of the Week for Week 2 of the 2019 American Association season. This week, the St. Paul Saints Eddie Medina earns Pitcher of the Week honors while the Chicago Dogs Tony Rosselli is named as the top player. Rosselli, Medina Honored […]
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 […]
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 […]
A little over a month and a half into the 2019 season and the Storm’s record sits at 20 – 22, 5 games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers; affiliate, Rancho Cucamonga Quakes, putting them squarely in 3rd place in the California League’s Southern Division. Yet many within the organization, as well as many experts, see […]
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 […]
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 […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their Pitcher and Player of the Week for Week 1 of the 2019 American Association season. This week, the Cleburne Railroaders Zach Nehrir is honored as the Player of the Week while the St. Paul Saints Jake Matthys earns Pitcher of the Week honors. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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) […]
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.
Going into year number five at CHS Field the St. Paul Saints continue to fill the necessary positions they need to become an even stronger group. Looking for those five-tool performers isn’t always easy, but the organization feels they’ve made the off-season moves to take the team to the next level. We’re not talking about […]
The Wichita Force held the Salina Liberty to 50 points on Saturday night, their lowest single game point total of the season, but it was not enough to earn the victory as Tracy Brooks scored four touchdowns to lead Salina to the 50-22 victory. Brooks finished with 151 yards from scrimmage and the Salina defense […]
One-by-one the St. Paul Saints had a player from their 2018 team get their contract purchased by a Major League organization. Five this off-season and a total of six from a team that reached the American Association Championship Series last season. That’s the goal of all who don a Saints uniform. Those hoping to join […]
The St. Paul Saints offense was stagnant for the better part of June. Manager George Tsamis knew he needed to do something in order to shake his team out of their doldrums. And then it happened. The Sioux Falls Canaries released veteran hitter Burt Reynolds and Tsamis pounced. The power hitting first baseman/outfielder joined the […]
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.
The NBA playoffs are always an exciting time because of the great story lines, but one that should make this a more interesting year is that there are 16 former G-League players who have been called up to their NBA team, giving their team added depth while giving the former G-League alums an opportunity to earn an NBA ring.
With limited roster space in the American Association finding a player that can play multiple positions is vital. Find one that has played seven of the nine, all at a high level, and you’ve basically hit the lottery. That’s what St. Paul Saints manager George Tsamis did when he signed Chesny Young, who was once […]
St. Paul Saints fans love getting involved and since moving into CHS Field in 2015 promotions have been created one after another to give them what they want. Whether it’s 8,000 people whacking each other with a pillow, throwing food at each other, getting a workout in with a Squat-a-lot-a-thon, or putting their right hand on […]
The success of the University of Minnesota baseball program under head coach John Anderson is evident by the number of former Gophers across the Major League and Minor League landscape. The St. Paul Saints have tapped into that pipeline in the past and once again are doing it for the 2019 season as manager George […]
The Wichita Force earned their first victory of the season, thanks to 29 second half points by their offense on their way to a 42-32 victory over the Oklahoma Flying Aces on Saturday. Rookie Jack Tomlinson continues to be a real force, making nine receptions and scoring two touchdowns. The defense also continued their dramatic […]
They say that you should always save your very best for last and Stefan Fournier heeded those words, delivering the first home hat trick of the season for the Wichita Thunder in the 4-1 victory over the Allen Americans. Van Stralen and Lane Bauer each had 2 assists and Stuart Skinner saved 32 shots. That […]