In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier looks back on the 2019 American Association season of the Lincoln Saltdogs. This includes looking at the top player and pitcher as well as what to expect in 2020.
GARY, IND. — Six scoreless innings from Justin Sinibaldi, a three-run lead after three innings and three scoreless innings from the bullpen led the Gary SouthShore RailCats (40-59) to a 3-0 win and a series sweep over the Lincoln Saltdogs in the final game of the year on Labor Day at U.S. Steel Yard. Monday’s […]
GARY, Indiana – Ricky Knapp tossed six innings and allowed just two earned runs, but the ‘Dogs fell 3-0 to the Gary SouthShore RailCats in the season finale at the U.S. Steel Yard on Monday afternoon. BOX SCORE Knapp’s quality start was his fifth of the year, but the ‘Dogs scored just once in the […]
GARY, IND. — Six scoreless innings from Trevor Lubking in his league-high 24th start and three hits and two RBIs from Andy De Jesus led the Gary SouthShore RailCats (39-59) to a 3-1 win over the Lincoln Saltdogs (40-59) in front of 4,062 on Sunday night at U.S. Steel Yard in the penultimate game of […]
GARY, Indiana – Josh Norwood allowed one unearned run over four innings in his first professional start, but the ‘Dogs 9th-inning rally fell short in a 3-1 loss to the Gary SouthShore RailCats at U.S. Steel Yard on Sunday night. BOX SCORE Norwood’s only run allowed came in the 4th inning after Andy De Jesus […]
LINCOLN, Nebraska – Brad Thoutt allowed just two runs over 6.2 innings, but the ‘Dogs suffered a ninth shutout in a 2-0 loss to the Gary SouthShore RailCats to open the final series of the year at U.S. Steel Yard on Saturday evening. BOX SCORE Thoutt’s 6.2-inning start was his longest of the year, but […]
GARY, IND. — 5.1 innings on one-hit ball from David Griffin in his second professional start and 3.2 scoreless innings from the Gary bullpen led the RailCats to a 2-0 shutout win over the Lincoln Saltdogs (40-57) on a windy Saturday evening at U.S. Steel Yard. The Gary pitching staff yielded a season-best-tying two hits […]
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.
LINCOLN, Nebraska – Daniel Herrera hit a go-ahead two-run double in the 8th, and the Saltdogs scored three to take the lead in an eventual 6-5 win over the Cleburne Railroaders in the home finale at Haymarket Park on Friday night. BOX SCORE Herrera’s double scored Josh Mazzola and Josh Norwood — who had pinch […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (Aug. 30, 2019) – For the second time in three nights, the Cleburne Railroaders could not hold an eighth inning lead as the Lincoln Saltdogs rallied for a 6-5 win on Friday night at Haymarket Park. Cleburne (56-41) controlled the game for much of the evening thanks to some clutch hitting and a […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (Aug. 29, 2019) – Eudis Idrogo tossed six shutout innings and the bullpen followed with three zeroes of their own, as the Cleburne Railroaders secured an important 2-0 win over the Lincoln Saltdogs on Thursday night at Haymarket Park. It was the seventh shutout win of the season for Cleburne, one more than […]
LINCOLN, Nebraska – Spencer Herrmann allowed just two runs over seven innings, but the ‘Dogs fell 2-0 to the Cleburne Railroaders at Haymarket Park on Thursday night. BOX SCORE Herrmann, who entered with a 1.69 ERA at home, allowed just four hits with two walks and five strikeouts in his final start this year. John […]
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.
LINCOLN, Nebraska – Curt Smith hit a walk-off homer in the 12th inning, and the Saltdogs rallied to beat the Cleburne Railroaders 9-8 at Haymarket Park on Wednesday night. BOX SCORE Smith’s homer was his first since a go-ahead grand slam in the final inning on July 29th against Sioux Falls, and it was Lincoln’s […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (Aug. 28, 2019) – Curt Smith led off the bottom of the 12th inning with a solo home run that gave the Lincoln Saltdogs a 9-8 win over the Cleburne Railroaders on Wednesday night at Haymarket Park. Smith took a 1-2 pitch from Braden Pearson (3-3) on to the berm in left-center, ending […]
LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Monday morning game between the Saltdogs and Gary SouthShore RailCats has been cancelled due to inclement weather. With ongoing rain throughout the morning and early afternoon, the decision had been made to cancel the game. The game will not be made up. Ricky Knapp was scheduled to pitch for Lincoln, and […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association name their Pitcher and Sioux Falls Canaries outfielder/catcher Clint Coulter was named as the Player of the Week after hitting .458 in seven games. Lincoln Saltdogs RHP John Brownell was named the Pitcher of the Week after going 2-0 with a 1.06 ERA in two starts.
LINCOLN, NEB. — Three hits from Marcus Mooney and five scoreless innings from the Gary bullpen led the RailCats to a 4-1 win over the Lincoln Saltdogs on Sunday evening at Haymarket Park in a game that lasted just two hours, 36 minutes. The RailCats pitching staff held the Saltdogs to a season-best two hits […]
LINCOLN, Nebraska – Cody Regis hit his 15th homer, but the Saltdogs fell to the Gary SouthShore RailCats 4-1 at Haymarket Park on Sunday evening. BOX SCORE Regis’s homer was his first in three weeks and opened the scoring in the bottom of the 1st. The RailCats evened things up in the 3rd when Marcus […]
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.
LINCOLN, Nebraska – John Brownell tossed his 40th career complete game in his 300th career start, and the Saltdogs snapped a five-game skid with a 5-2 win over the Gary SouthShore RailCats at Haymarket Park on Saturday night. BOX SCORE Brownell allowed just two runs on six hits in his second complete game of the […]
LINCOLN, NEB. — Three errors by the Gary infield was too much to overcome against Lincoln on a chilly Saturday evening at Haymarket Park as the RailCats fell to the Saltdogs, 5-2, in the first matchup of the year between the two clubs. Saturday’s game lasted just two hours, 21 minutes, the fastest 9-inning game […]
Kansas City, Kan.– The Kansas City T-Bones (51-39) walk off the Lincoln Saltdogs (37-54) 7-4 in eleven innings to keep the T-Bones neck and neck with the Sioux City Explorers in second place in the southern division. Omar Carrizales came up big in the eleventh inning to break the 4-4 tie and to seal the series sweep. A […]
KANSAS CITY, Kansas – Josh Mazzola hit a two-run homer, but the ‘Dogs were swept in a 7-4, 11-inning loss to the Kansas City T-Bones at JustBats Field at T-Bones Stadium on Friday night. BOX SCORE Kansas City’s Omar Carrizales – in his fourth game with the club – hit a walk-off, three-run homer off […]
Kansas City, Kan.– The Kansas City T-Bones (50-39) redeemed themselves after losing the series in Sioux City by winning the series against the Lincoln Saltdogs (37-53) with a 5-2 win this afternoon. Tommy Collier earned his third straight win in his last five starts. After letting up a run to the Saltdogs in the first inning off a Tyler […]
KANSAS CITY, Kansas – Christian Ibarra had a double and run scored, but the ‘Dogs fell 5-2 to the Kansas City T-Bones at JustBats Field on Thursday afternoon. BOX SCORE Ibarra’s double and run came in the 9th inning and was Lincoln’s first run since the 1st inning. The ‘Dogs took a 1-0 lead on […]
Kansas City, Kan.– The Kansas City T-Bones sweep the double-header against the Lincoln Saltdogs, 4-2 and 1-0, thanks to some stellar defense. Game one was a slow start offensively until the sixth inning when Lincoln put up a run to break the silence. Cody Regis was responsible for the first run with an RBI double to score […]
KANSAS CITY, Kansas – The Saltdogs and T-Bones made up a game from May 21 in Wednesday night’s doubleheader, and Kansas City won both – 4-2 in Game 1 and 1-0 in Game 2. GAME 1 BOX SCORE GAME 2 BOX SCORE In Game 1, the ‘Dogs opened the scoring in the 6th inning. After […]
Zhang Tao gave the AirHogs his best performance of the season as he one hit the Lincoln SaltDogs en route to a 3-1 win. Zhang Tao was phenomenal in his 7 innings of one hit baseball for the AirHogs striking out 9 while only allowing a hit by pitch. He escaped a first inning jam […]
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas – Daniel Herrera doubled and scored, but the Saltdogs fell 3-1 to the Texas AirHogs in the series finale at AirHogs Stadium on Tuesday night. BOX SCORE The AirHogs opened the scoring with a two-out rally in the 1st inning. Chen Junpeng doubled into left-center on an 0-2 pitch before Na Chuang […]