In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the game of the night as the Cleburne Railroaders hold the Lincoln Saltdogs bats down in a 4-1 victory. The Wichita Wingnuts see their losing streak extended to six as the Sioux City Explorers extend their winning streak to 9.
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American Association Daily will provide 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, we examine five players who should be playing affiliate ball this season, including Nate Samson, Jabari Henry, Kevin McGovern, Colin Willis, and Patrick Mincey.
The St. Paul Saints were riding the arm of ace Mark Hamburger Monday night, taking a 3-0 lead into the eighth inning, however, a six-run eighth propelled the Winnipeg Goldeyes to a 6-3 victory. Kevin McGovern earned his 10th win of the season and Reggie Abercrombie and David Bergin each drove in 2. This was […]
Record: 35-26 Place: 1st in the North Division (1 Game Lead) Team Pitching (League Ranking Listed in Parenthesis): ERA: 4.35 (7), Strikeouts: 451 (6), WHIP: 1.42 (9) Team Batting (League Ranking Listed in Parenthesis): Average: .296 (2), Home Runs: 59 (4), Slugging: .444 (3), Stolen Bases: 71 (5) Winnipeg Goldeyes First Half Recap After winning […]
If you ask any pitcher on the planet, they will tell you that they love pitching with a lead, especially a big lead. It takes a lot of the pressure off and allows them to just pitch their game. Well, Wednesday afternoon Kevin “The Governor” McGovern must have felt like the skies opened and poured […]
If there is one thing that the St. Paul Saints have learned it is that these Winnipeg Goldeyes don’t quit. After being shutout in Game 1 of their double-header, the Saints built a six-run lead in Game 2 before hanging on to win 7-6. That kept the Saints 5.5-games ahead in the North Division of […]
The Winnipeg Goldeyes were having none of allowing the St. Paul Saints to battle back in this contest Monday night. The Goldeyes took the early lead, then responded every time the Saints scored on their way to the 6-4 win. That gave left-hander Kevin McGovern his fourth win of the season and second win over […]
When the Winnipeg Goldeyes traded for Kevin McGovern before the season, they were expecting that the left-hander would step in and be a key member of their rotation. A guy that could win 10 games, make 20 starts, and keep the team in games. Monday night he showed just how good he can be, shutting […]
There is a cliché that says: “Adversity is a fact of life. It can’t be controlled. What we can control is how we react to it.” Who wrote this and when it was written is not known, but if one knew Winnipeg Goldeyes left-hander Kevin McGovern they would think that this quote was written directly […]
It has been no secret that Wichita Wingnuts manager Kevin Hooper is no fan of the new international rule, implemented this season in the American Association. Earlier this season on Short Hops, the Wichita manager expressed how unfair it would be to see a scoreless tie decided by a gimmicky idea intended to keep games […]
The Lincoln Saltdogs were just three wins from the American Association championship last season, and after losing a few key pieces from last season’s team, they now look to restock to make another run. The early part of the off-season saw them playing catchup with some of their division rivals, and they were quiet for […]