In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for June 13, 2019. This includes the St. Paul Saints winning in walk-off fashion in extra innings and John McKinney shutting down the Lincoln Saltdogs in his first start.
The Sioux Falls’ Canaries league-leading offense kept humming on Thursday afternoon, leading the Birds to a 7-5 win over the Milwaukee Milkmen in Kokomo, Indiana. The Birds (15-10) hit three home runs in the victory, extending their lead atop the South Division to 1.5 games. The win clinched a 2-1 series victory over Milwaukee (11-16). […]
SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Sioux Falls Canaries (9-8) beat the Cleburne Railroaders (9-9) after a nine-run fifth-inning to win 11-8. Not only did the Birds win, but they are also now in first place in the South Division. Every single player on the Canaries scored an RBI and several players had multiple hits including […]
They say every time you come to the ballpark, you see something you’ve never seen before. That was certainly true for the fans at the Depot on Saturday. The Sioux Falls Canaries dropped the third game of their season-opening series with the Cleburne Railroaders 4-1 in a game that featured a triple play and a […]
The Sioux Falls Canaries’ infield just got a lot deeper. The Birds have signed former Chicago White Sox catcher Adrian Nieto as a free agent, the team announced Friday. Sioux Falls has also acquired infielder Alay Lago in a trade with Kansas City. A VETERAN BEHIND THE DISH Nieto, a 29-year-old switch hitter with pop […]
The Kansas City T-Bones found themselves trailing for the second straight night but, as they had done the night before, the team rode a huge home run to retake the lead. Alay Lago delivered the big hit, a two run blast in the sixth, helping the T-Bones to the 5-3 victory over the St. Paul […]