In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report’s Robert Pannier examines the re-signing of right-hander Tommy Collier by the Kansas City T-Bones. Collier was the Pitcher of the Year in 2018.
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In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the list of American Association players who have already had their contracts purchased by Major League affiliates and Mexican teams since the end of the 2018 season. The list is growing, and could very well reach 20-plus before May 4 when spring training begins for the league.
Robert Pannier opens 2019 with the first edition of American Association Daily. In the first edition of the year, Rob looks back at the 2018 American Association season, examining changes in the league, top performances, and the loss of one of the storied franchises in the league. This and much more. A Look Back at […]
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.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association name their Manager of the Year in the American Association, as Kansas City T-Bones skipper Joe Calfapietra narrowly defeats the Sioux City Explorers Steve Montgomery and the St. Paul Saints George Tsamis to earn the honors.
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 […]
They say baseball is a game of inches, and the Kansas City T-Bones were finding themselves on the bad side of that cliché on Friday night as two balls fell a mere inch or two from being home runs early. However, Todd Cunningham left no doubt about his shots, blasting his first two home runs […]
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 […]
The American Association Championship got underway on Tuesday night, but it was not the kind of contest the St. Paul Saints had been hoping for as former Saint Noah Perio, Jr. hit a pair of home runs and the Kansas City T-Bones crushed St. Paul 11-4. Every player in the Kansas City lineup had at […]
Welcome to Prime Cut with Kansas City T-Bones Manager Joe Calfapietra. The show where you ask the questions and you get the choicest answers from the Kansas City T-Bones Skipper.
In American Association Daily, it’s time from the American Association Championship series, and Robert Pannier analyzes the series between the St. Paul Saints and the Kansas City T-Bones, breaking down the two teams, while providing who he believes will win the title.
Tommy Collier had struggled in Game 1 of the South Division Championship series, allowing two home runs and four total runs in a 4-2 loss to begin the series. However, he redeemed himself in the most spectacular of ways, holding the Sioux City Explorers to one run in seven innings of work, helping the Kansas […]
Ian McKinney hasn’t really been considered one of the big guns of this Sioux City Explorers staff, but he came up with his best outing of the season on Saturday night, blanking the Kansas City T-Bones for seven innings as Sioux City forced a Game 5 with a 3-0 victory. Daniel Jackson had the big […]
The Kansas City T-Bones found themselves trailing twice on Friday night, but both times responded right away, and would eventually take the lead in their 5-2 victory over the Sioux City Explorers. Ryan Brett had a huge night, recording three hits and scoring two runs, and Noah Perio, Jr. scored two runs as well to […]
A night after the Kansas City T-Bones saw their ace fall in the opening game of the best of five series against the Sioux City Explorers, Barrett Astin tossed five solid innings, helping the T-Bones to even the series at one. Ryan Brett drove in two runs in the game and Cody Winiarski closed it […]
The Kansas City T-Bones were hosting their first playoff game in seven seasons, but the Sioux City Explorers watered the charcoal, downing the T-Bones, 4-1. James Dykstra was absolutely masterful, allowing 2-hits in 7-innings for the victory, and Jose Sermo and Blake Schmit each homered in game. The victory gave the Sioux City Explorers lead […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the first round matchup between the two playoff teams from the South Division, the Sioux City Explorers and the Kansas City T-Bones, breaking down what to expect in the series, providing a position-by-position analysis, as well as providing who he believes will win the series and advance to the American Association championship round.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their American Association Player and Pitcher of the Week for Week 16 as chosen by Robert Pannier and Kevin Luckow. Sioux City Explorers infielder Jose Sermo was chosen as the Player of the Week while Tommy Collier from the Kansas City T-Bones was named as the top pitcher.
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their American Association Player and Pitcher of the Month for August, as Robert Pannier and Kevin Luckow go with the sweep with the Kansas City T-Bones earning both honors as Noah Perio, Jr. earns Player of the Month and Tommy Collier wins the Pitcher of […]
The Kansas City T-Bones have not made it to the postseason in seven seasons, but that run looks like it is about to come to an end as the T-Bones crushed the Wichita Wingnuts on Friday night, 12-6, giving them a magic number of just one game to clinch the final playoff spot in the […]
A night after watching Travis Banwart limit his team to one run in eight innings of work, Tommy Collier took matters into his own hands, allowing six hits in 6.2 innings pitched as the Kansas City T-Bones downed the Wichita Wingnuts, 6-0. The victory restored the T-Bones lead over the Wingnuts to 1.5 games for […]
The series of the season in the American Association began Wednesday night when the Wichita Wingnuts traveled up I-35 to take on the Kansas City T-Bones with both teams seeking the final playoff spot in the South Division. Wichita entered the game trailing Kansas City by 1.5 but, thanks to eight outstanding innings by starter […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their American Association Player and Pitcher of the Week for Week 15 as chosen by Robert Pannier and Kevin Luckow. The Kansas City T-Bones Noah Perio, Jr. has been chosen as the Player of the Week with the Lincoln Saltdogs Austin Robichaux and the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks Trey McNutt being named Co-Pitcher of the Week.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier looks at the amazing job that Kansas City T-Bones Manager Joe Calfapietra has done in helping players to continue to follow their dream of reaching the Major Leagues.
n American Association Daily, Robert Pannier previews two great series this weekend that will have a dramatic impact on the playoffs as the Gary Southshore RailCats travel to take on the St. Paul Saints and the Kansas City T-Bones battle the Sioux City Explorers. Two Great Series Take Center Stage in the American Association With […]
The St. Paul Saints were looking to complete their sweep of the Kansas City T-Bones on Sunday evening and, thanks to a 5-RBI night before by Max Murphy, the Saints were able to do so, winning 9-3. Justin O’Conner drove in two and scored two runs and Chris Nunn won his fourth game of the […]
The red-hot Kansas City T-Bones came to town Friday night, looking to extend the woes of the St. Paul Saints, but catcher Justin O’Conner and a downpour made the T-Bones all wet, as the Saints would earn the 4-1, rain-shortened victory. O’Conner led the offense by blasting his first home run in nearly a month, […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report names their American Association Player and Pitcher of the Month for July, as Robert Pannier and Kevin Luckow select Wichita Wingnuts catcher John Nester as the Player of the Month and Kansas City T-Bones RHP Tommy Collier the Pitcher of the Month in the league.
In American Association Daily, this is the unofficial All-Star break in the American Association, so Robert Pannier takes a look at Kansas City T-Bones and how they have performed to this point in the season and take a look at what to expect as the American Association heads to its stretch run.
The St. Paul Saints had never swept a four-game series in Kansas City before and, thanks to Tommy Collier, they still have not. The right-hander dominated St. Paul, allowing 4-hits while striking out 10 in leading the Kansas City T-Bones to a 5-2 victory. Noah Perio, Jr. drove in two in the game and Colin […]