In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for June 8, 2019. The highlights include Eddie Medina setting a St. Paul Saints franchise record and the Texas AirHogs shutting out the Lincoln Saltdogs. Daily Recaps: June 8, 2019 Ballew, Stutzman Combine to Blank Saltdogs Travis […]
Eddie Medina wasn’t Johnny Vander Meer on Saturday night at CHS Field, but he did etch his name once more into the St. Paul Saints record book. With 5.0 scoreless innings Medina set the franchise record for most consecutive scoreless innings and the offense set a season high in runs and tied a season high […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their Pitcher and Player of the Week for Week 3 of the 2019 American Association season. This week, the St. Paul Saints Eddie Media repeats as Pitcher of the Week, while the Chicago Dogs Victor Roache is chosen as the Player of the Week.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association have named their Player and Pitchers of the Month for May in the American Association. The Chicago Dogs Luke Westphal and the St. Paul Saints Eddie Medina will share the Pitcher of the Month honors. The Cleburne Railroaders Chase Simpson […]
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for May 31, 2019. This includes the St. Paul Saints Eddie Medina tossing the second no-hitter in franchise history and the Winnipeg Goldeyes nearly blowing an eight run lead. Plus, notes and transactions from around the league.
May 31, 2019 won’t go down in the St. Paul Saints history books as just game number 14 of the season. It will go down as the night Saints ace, Eddie Medina, threw just the second no-hitter in franchise history joining Joe Miller who accomplished the feat on August 25, 1996 against the Thunder Bay […]
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 […]
The St. Paul Saints know they have a distinct home field advantage in the American Association. With the large hometown crowds, the Saints can ride that energy on most nights. They did that and more during their longest opening homestand since 2005, finishing off a 10-game stint with a three-game sweep of the Sioux City […]
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 […]
Early on in the 2019 season the St. Paul Saints pitchers have been at the top of their game. In game one of a doubleheader, on Wednesday, Eddie Medina showed why he was the ace of the staff last season tossing 6.0 shutout innings as the Saints blanked the Chicago Dogs 4-0 at CHS Field. […]
The St. Paul Saints finished two games shy of winning the American Association Championship in 2018. The man that stood on the mound for Game 2 and hurled 8.0 masterful innings will hope his team can finish the job in 2019. The Saints ace from a remarkable season, Eddie Medina, will toe the rubber once […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association name Kansas City T-Bones starter Tommy Collier American Association Pitcher of the Year, edging out the Wichita Wingnuts Travis Banwart and the St. Paul Saints Eddie Medina for the award.
On Tuesday night, the St. Paul Saints were only able to hold the Kansas City T-Bones off the scoreboard in three innings, as their pitching staff was pounded for 11 runs and 20 hits. On Wednesday night, Eddie Medina accomplished that feat in just three innings as he dominated Kansas City by allowing three hits […]
A night after watching Chris Nunn blank the Gary Southshore RailCats, right-hander Eddie Medina was trying to replicate the feat, putting his team just one victory away from reaching the American Association championship series. It looked like he would fall short, as two early runs staked the RailCats to the lead, but Medina was brilliant, […]
The St. Paul Saints traveled to Sioux Falls on Monday night looking for their fourth straight victory over the Canaries, and thanks to five home runs and seven outstanding innings from Eddie Medina they would walk away with a 9-5 victory. Dante Bichette, Jr. homered twice in the contest and both he and Brady Shoemaker […]
The biggest series of the year for both the Gary Southshore RailCats and St. Paul Saints got underway at CHS Field on Friday night as the two playoff contenders were looking to make a statement that would vault one closer to the playoffs while crushing the hopes of the other. Thanks to seven outstanding innings […]
For the second time the season, St. Paul Saints starter Eddie Medina got to face his old team, and this time he was even more impressive, blanking the Wichita Wingnuts over 6.1 innings, leading his team to a 5-0 victory. The victory was the fifth of the year for Medina, tying him for the team […]
After watching the pitching staff give away a four run lead in the first game of their double-header, Eddie Medina took matters into his own hands, tossing a complete game shutout in the night cap to lead the St. Paul Saints to a 6-0 victory. The Lincoln Saltdogs won the opening contest, 5-4, scoring five […]
A day after twice leaving the bases loaded in a 1-0 loss to the Cleburne Railroaders, Dante Bichette, Jr. responded in a big way, rapping out 3-hits and driving in 2 in the St. Paul Saints 8-3 victory over the Wichita Wingnuts. That helped snap the 13 game scoreless string of the Wingnuts Casey Harman […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their American Association Player and Pitcher of the Week for Week 2 as chosen by Robert Pannier and Kevin Luckow, with Angel Reyes earning the player honors and Eddie Medina being named Pitcher of the Week.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the exciting games around the American Association from Friday, including the Kansas City T-Bones ruining the Chicago Dogs opener with six runs in the ninth and Eddie Medina tossing seven shutout innings as the St. Paul Saints won their sixth straight.
Last season, Eddie Medina established himself as one of the best starting pitchers in the American Association, going 9-3 with a 3.08 ERA for the Wichita Wingnuts. Two starts into his St. Paul Saints career, the right-hander has picked up where he left off last year, winning his first game of the season by blanking […]
American Association Daily provides insights and features on the American Association of Professional Baseball League, as well as player and coaching profiles and transactions going on with teams around the league. In today’s edition, the St. Paul Saints add three big arms, when RHP John Straka re-signs, and they add Eddie Medina and Mike Devine.
American Association Daily provides insights and features on the American Association of Professional Baseball League, as well as player and coaching profiles and transactions going on with teams around the league. In today’s edition, the expansion Chicago Dogs add three players, moving the pack to four, with Manager Butch Hobson likely having more ready to announce.
It may be a few days before the American Association playoffs begin, but Eddie Medina looked in playoff ready form Saturday night, allowing just two hits in six innings of work and combining with two relievers to help the Wichita Wingnuts blank the Salina Stockade, 13-0. Brent Clevlen and T.J. Mittelstaedt both had huge nights […]
It has been almost three weeks since Eddie Medina made his last appearance, spending the last two-plus weeks on the disabled list, but he returned to pitch an outstanding game in his five innings of work to earn his eighth win of the season. With the 8-3 victory over the St. Paul Saints, the Wichita […]
After dropping their last nine games, the Wichita Wingnuts finally found themselves in the more familiar win column, downing the Cleburne Railroaders 10-3 Friday night, their first victory since beginning their 18-game road trip. Eddie Medina helped to snap the losing streak, tossing seven outstanding innings, and Tyler Sullivan made his debut for the team […]
Record: 38-23 Place: 1st in the South Division (13 Game Lead) Team Pitching (League Ranking Listed in Parenthesis): ERA: 3.86 (3), Strikeouts: 433 (9), WHIP: 1.26 (1) Team Batting (League Ranking Listed in Parenthesis): Average: .301 (1), Home Runs: 56 (6), Slugging: .445 (2), Stolen Bases: 77 (3) Wichita Wingnuts First Half Recap With the Laredo […]
The Wichita Wingnuts need to install a new rule for defeating the Sioux Falls Canaries – don’t play them on Sunday. A week after being shut down by Grady Wood in a 2-1 loss in Sioux Falls, the Canaries avoided the sweep as Miles Nordgren and Jose Ortega combined to blank the Wingnuts, 1-0. That […]