In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for September 2, 2019. There were six games played on the last day of the regular season, including the Sioux City Explorers clinching a playoff spot and the St. Paul Saints clinching home field advantage throughout the playoffs.
FARGO, N.D. (Sep. 2, 2019) – The Cleburne Railroaders got a marvelous start from Charlie Gillies and shut out the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 2-0 on Monday afternoon at Newman Outdoor Field. Despite the victory, the Sioux City Explorers defeated the Kansas City T-Bones to secure the second and final playoff berth in the South Division by […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 17, 2019. There were six games played on Sunday, including the Cleburne Railroaders sweeping the Sioux City Explorers, and the Winnipeg Goldeyes avoiding being swept behind another stellar outing by Mitch Lambson.
CLEBURNE, Tex. (Aug. 17, 2019) – The Cleburne Railroaders secured their first-ever sweep of the Sioux City Explorers with a 4-2 win on Saturday night at The Depot at Cleburne Station. Cleburne (50-35) scored two runs in each of the first two innings to grab a 4-0 lead. Angel Reyes hooked a double down the […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for July 25, 2019. There were six games scheduled in the league, including the Cleburne Railroaders defeating the St. Paul Saints and Angel Ventura blanking the Chicago Dogs.
St. Paul, MIN. (July 25, 2019) – Six shutout innings from Charlie Gillies and a two-run home from Zach Nehrir was enough for the Cleburne Railroaders to fend off the St. Paul Saints 4-2 on Thursday night at CHS Field. The victory marked Cleburne’s ninth consecutive series win, and handed the Saints their first series […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for July 19, 2019. There were seven games in the league on Saturday, including the Chicago Dogs sweeping a double-header from the Gary Southshore RailCats and the Texas AirHogs winning their third straight game.
CLEBURNE, Tex. (July 20, 2019) – Charlie Gillies retired the first 13 hitters he faced and set a new Cleburne Railroaders season-high with 11 strikeouts, guiding Cleburne to a 5-2 victory over the Milwaukee Milkmen on Saturday night at The Depot. The win is Cleburne’s sixth in a row and secured the club’s eighth consecutive […]
CLEBURNE, Texas (June 18, 2019) – The combination of Gan Quan, Tyler Matzek and Liu Guoqing combined to shut out the Cleburne Railroaders, as the Texas AirHogs opened the series with a 2-0 win on Tuesday night at The Depot. The game’s only scoring came in the top of the seventh, when Jonathan Moroney led […]
CLEBURNE, Texas (May 31, 2019) – St. Paul Saints right-hander Eddie Medina threw the first no-hitter against the Cleburne Railroaders in franchise history on Friday night at The Depot, helping the Saints to a 5-0 win. It was the sixth no-hitter in American Association history and the first since Matt Sergey handcuffed the Texas AirHogs […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (May 25, 2019) – Thanks to a four-run top of the fifth inning and a strong start from Charlie Gillies, the Cleburne Railroaders guaranteed at least a split of their first road series with a 4-2 win over the Lincoln Saltdogs on Saturday night at Haymarket Park. It was a pitcher’s duel through the first […]
CLEBURNE, Texas (Mar. 8, 2019) – The Cleburne Railroaders announced Friday the signing of right-handed pitcher Charlie Gillies. Gillies was originally acquired by the Railroaders as part of a 12-player trade with the Wichita Wingnuts on October 5, 2018. Gillies joins the Railroaders with seven years of professional experience, three in affiliated baseball and four […]
While this may be the last season of Wichita Wingnuts baseball, the team has not been afraid to post some record-setting performances this season. That occurred on Wednesday night when the Wingnuts swept the Winnipeg Goldeyes, winning the final game of the series 7-3. That gave Wichita their first season sweep of Winnipeg in franchise […]
The Wichita Wingnuts were looking for a little freedom from the rut that they had been in, and July 4th proved to be just the right day for such freedom to occur, as right-hander Charlie Gillies allowed five hits over eight innings, striking out 11 as Wichita downed the Lincoln Saltdogs, 8-1. John Nester and […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their American Association Player and Pitcher of the Week for Week 5 as chosen by Robert Pannier and Kevin Luckow, with Kansas City T-Bones infielder Zach Walters being named Player of the Week and Wichita Wingnuts starter Charlie Gillies selected as Pitcher of the Week.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps an incredible night of baseball in the American Association, as all 12 teams were in action. In the Game of the Night, the Winnipeg Goldeyes defeat the Sioux Falls Canaries in 10 thanks to 4-RBI from Reggie Abercrombie, and the Lincoln Saltdogs hang on for a 3-2 victory.
Charlie Gillies made his second start since joining the Wichita Wingnuts last Monday, and looked every bit as dominating as in his first start. The right-hander allowed one run in 7-innings of work to earn the win and Hunter Clanin drove in three runs in the Wingnuts 7-2 victory over the Texas AirHogs. The Wichita […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps an incredible night of baseball in the American Association, as five of the six games were decided by two-runs or fewer, including four one-run games. The game of the night was an exciting contest between the Sioux City Explorers and the Kansas City T-Bones, the top two teams in the South Division.
The Wichita Wingnuts shook things up with their pitching staff on Monday, bringing in three new pitchers, including starter Charlie Gillies. That proved to be quite a wise decision, as the Wichita starter tossed six shutout innings in the Wingnuts 6-1 victory over the Cleburne Railroaders. Wichita used a five run second inning to help […]