In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier looks back on the 2019 American Association season of the Chicago Dogs. This includes looking at the top player and pitcher as well as what to expect in 2020.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association name Chicago Dogs first baseman Keon Barnum the American Association Most Valuable Player. Barnum finished the season with 31 homers and 90 RBI.
The St. Paul Saints had one eye on their game against the Chicago Dogs and one eye on the game at Newman Outdoor Field as the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks were taking on the Cleburne Railroaders. A win by the Saints and they claimed the North Division, but with the Saints in the eighth inning, the RedHawks […]
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Gustavo Pierre homered as part of a high-scoring, back-and-forth affair, but the Chicago Dogs could not overcome a seventh inning outburst as they dropped the season finale to the St. Paul Saints, 13-8. Justin Goossen-Brown fared well in his third start of the season, allowing two earned runs on six hits while […]
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Dogs first baseman Keon Barnum and outfielder Victor Roache were each selected to the American Association’s Postseason All-Star Team, the league announced Monday. Sunday night, Barnum broke the league’s single-season home run record by mashing his 31st longball of the year. The former Chicago White Sox first-round draft pick leads the league […]
Finally. The St. Paul Saints had been outscored 42-14 in their four losses at Impact Field this season. For the first time this season they won in the home of the Chicago Dogs, 4-2 on Sunday night, and need a win on Monday afternoon or a Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks loss in their final game to claim […]
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Keon Barnum broke the American Association single-season record with his 31st home run of the year, but the Chicago Dogs could not muster enough additional runs as they fell to the St. Paul Saints, 4-2, on Sunday night at Impact Field. Barnum’s blast, a solo home run, came in the fourth inning […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association have named their Player and Pitcher of the Month for August in the American Association. The Chicago Dogs Victor Roache was selected as the Player of the Month after hitting .317 with 31 RBI in August. The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks Michael Tamburino was named the Pitcher of the Month after posting a miniscule 0.76 ERA in six starts.
In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 31, 2019. There were six games played on Sunday, including the Kansas City T-Bones moving into sole possession of first place with a dramatic walk-off victory, and the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks hurting the Cleburne Railroaders playoff chances with a 4-3 victory.
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Jordan Dean launched the go-ahead grand slam in the fifth to give Carlos Zambrano the win as the Chicago Dogs defeated the St. Paul Saints, 9-3 on Saturday night at Impact Field. Trailing by two with the bases loaded, Dean struck a 1-1 pitch over the left field wall to put Chicago […]
The St. Paul Saints knew they didn’t want to go into Impact Field needing to win any games to get in the playoffs. It’s a good thing they clinched at home on Friday night. For the fourth time in four games in Rosemont, the Saints were beat up on by the Chicago Dogs, losing 9-3 […]
In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 30, 2019. There five games played in the league on Friday, including the Kansas City T-Bones winning to move into a three way tie in the South Division and the St. Paul Saints clinching a playoff spot in the North.
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Behind a Victor Roache homer and clutch pitching down the stretch, the Chicago Dogs held on for a 5-3 victory over the Milwaukee Milkmen, completing the series sweep on Friday night. Jake Dahlberg (W, 9-6) hurled six solid innings, allowing two runs — one earned — on three hits and three walks […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier looks at the final weekend of the American Association season with four teams tied for first in their divisions and one team a game out, plus one team hanging on by a thread. It should make for a great weekend as four of those teams have head-to-head matchups.
In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 29, 2019. There were six games played on Thursday, including the St. Paul defeating the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks to move into a first place tie in the North Division and all three teams in the playoff battle in the South all winning.
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Jordan Dean homered to back another spectacular start from D.J. Snelten as the Chicago Dogs remained in the playoff hunt with a 4-1 win over the Milwaukee Milkmen on Thursday night at Impact Field. Snelten (W, 7-3) allowed just one run on six hits and one walk while striking out eight over […]
The Milwaukee Milkmen traveled to Chicago for their final series on the road. The Milkmen were roughed up by the strong offense of the Chicago Wieners (as they are called at their park). The final score was 10-3 in favor of the Dogs, however, for a short time it appeared that the Milkmen were going […]
In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 28, 2019. There were six games played on Wednesday, including the St. Paul Saints defeating the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, and the Sioux City Explorers pulling into a first place tie in the South Division.
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Keon Barnum and Victor Roache tallied three RBI each to key offensive fireworks, guiding the Chicago Dogs to a 10-3 victory over the Milwaukee Milkmen on Wednesday night at Impact Field. In a complete team effort, four Dogs recorded multi-hit games, and three recorded multi-RBI games. Luke Westphal (W, 11-2) worked five […]
In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 27, 2019. There were four games played in the American Association on Tuesday, including the Chicago Dogs hanging on to defeat the St. Paul Saints, and both the Sioux City Explorers and the Kansas City T-Bones were victorious.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Behind homers from Victor Roache and Jordan Dean, the Chicago Dogs offense came alive to avoid the sweep, downing the St. Paul Saints, 11-9, on Tuesday night at CHS Field. Roache swatted two big flies for four RBI on the night, and he moved into sole possession of second place on […]
Down five runs with two outs in the bottom of the ninth the St. Paul Saints nearly pulled off a comeback for the ages. They sent the winning run to the plate, but finished just short losing 11-9 to the Chicago Dogs on Tuesday night at CHS Field in front of 7,604. The loss drops […]
The St. Paul Saints didn’t need a walk-off on Monday night at CHS Field in front of 6,146. A big three-run home run by Brady Shoemaker in the seventh gave the Saints their first lead of the night as they rallied to win 7-6 over the Chicago Dogs and reduce their magic number to clinch […]
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Kelly Dugan mashed two homers, but a go-ahead seventh inning home run from Brady Shoemaker keyed the St. Paul Saints as the Chicago Dogs dropped game three of the series, 7-6, on Monday night. Carlos Zambrano was solid in his fourth start of the season, allowing four runs — although only […]
ST. PAUL, MN (August 25, 2019) – For the second consecutive night at CHS Field, it was a nail-biting finish between the St. Paul Saints and Chicago Dogs. The Saints blew a two-run lead in the ninth, only to come through and win it in the bottom of the inning. Chesny Young’s sacrifice fly against […]
ST. PAUL, Minn. — In another hard-fought battle between playoff contenders, the Chicago Dogs were victims of a walkoff for the second straight night, falling to the St. Paul Saints 5-4 on Sunday evening at CHS Field. After the Dogs rallied to tie the game down by two in the ninth, Chesny Young delivered the […]
The St. Paul Saints and Chicago Dogs laid it all on the line in the first game of their crucial four-game series at CHS Field. Both teams’ pitching staffs were superb and went toe-to-toe all night long. In the end, Chris Baker came through with an RBI single to right with two out in the […]
ST. PAUL, Minn. — In a pitcher’s duel for the ages, the Chicago Dogs pitching staff allowed one run over fourteen innings before Chris Baker’s game-winning RBI single in the 15th allowed the St. Paul Saints to escape, 2-1, on Saturday night at CHS Field. At fifteen innings and a game time of four hours […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier previews the big series in the American Association’s North Division that begin tonight. The second place St. Paul Saints welcome the Chicago Dogs, who trail St. Paul by two games, as both of these teams enter this series red hot, going a combined 17-3 over the last 10 games for each team.
In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 23, 2019. There were six games in the American Association on Friday, including the Sioux City Explorers and the Kansas City T-Bones completing sweeps of their series, and the Chicago Dogs down the Winnipeg Goldeyes