Michael Lang continued his impressive playoff run on Thursday night, driving in two, including the game winner as the St. Paul Saints moved just one game away from winning their first championship since 2004 with a 3-2 victory over the Sioux City Explorers. St. Paul battled back from a 2-0 deficit to earn the victory. […]
The St. Paul Saints have been the comeback kids all season long, and they got another chance to prove that in the biggest game of the season, twice battling back to win Game 5 of the North Division Championship series, defeating the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, 9-7. The Saints overcame a 5-0 deficit in the sixth and […]
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.
The 2019 St. Paul Saints season is going to be remembered for one-run games. For the 38th time in 94 games the Saints played a one-run game, setting a new American Association record. They won yet another squeaker behind 7.1 innings from Chris Lee, in his first start for the Saints, and a bases clearing […]
In this edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 24, 2019. There were six games in the American Association on Saturday, including the St. Paul Saints winning a marathon contest over the Chicago Dogs, and the Kansas City T-Bones downed the Sioux City Explorers to take possession of second place in the South.
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 […]
In today’s edition of American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for August 18, 2019. There were six games played on Sunday, including the St. Paul Saints crushing the Winnipeg Goldeyes and the Kansas City T-Bones doubling up the Sioux City Explorers.
The 12-hour bus ride from Lincoln to Winnipeg didn’t seem to bother the St. Paul Saints on Sunday evening. They arrived in town just four and a half hours before game time, but the offense was as fresh as if they had an entire day off. All nine starters collected a hit, six with a […]
The St. Paul Saints had numerous opportunities with runners in scoring position, but managed just two hits in those situations and only one of those hits produced a run. The biggest hit of the game was a solo homer in the bottom of the eighth by former Major Leaguer Jeremy Hazelbaker and the Saints lost […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for July 12, 2019. There were six games in the league on Friday, including the St. Paul Saints winning a wild affair and Correlle Prime homering twice to lead the RedHawks to victory. Also, All-Star rosters were named.
Rub a dub dub, the St. Paul Saints have a power hitting club. The man signed before the game, Chris Baker, and their designated hitting All-Star, Brady Shoemaker, went back-to-back in the eighth inning and sent the home fans out with glee as the Saints took down the Winnipeg Goldeyes 10-9 on Friday night at […]
With all the injuries and players having their contracts purchased, the St. Paul Saints are still firmly in a playoff spot as they flip the schedule to the second half of the season. Looking to retool, the Saints signed a former All-Star infielder, Chris Baker, and a right-handed reliever that lit up the radar gun […]