St. Paul, MN – The game between the St. Paul Saints and the Sioux City Explorers on Friday evening was over about as quick as it began. The Saints used a massive seven run first inning to cruise to an 8-1 win over the Explorers. It didn’t seem like the inning was going to unravel as […]
Sioux City, IA – Time is a flat circle. On the one year anniversary of the Sioux City Explorers turning five double plays against the Lincoln Saltdogs, the X’s tie an American Association record by turning six double plays against their longtime rivals. Yet in an ironic twist the Explorers ninth inning rally was cut […]
SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that INF Nate Samson will play out his option and return for the 2019 season, which marks Samson’s 14th season in professional baseball, 5th with the X’s. Samson racked up 141 hits last season, which is a new Sioux City franchise record, topping his previous […]
In American Association Daily, the Minor League Sports Report and This Week in the Association name Sioux City Explorers infielder Jose Sermo as the American Association Player of the Year, defeating teammate Nate Samson and former Texas AirHogs outfielder Dillon Thomas.
In American Association Daily, this is the unofficial All-Star break in the American Association, so Robert Pannier takes a look at Sioux City Explorers and how they have performed to this point in the season 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..
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, Robert Pannier sends an open letter to Major League Baseball discussing some of players they are missing out on.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps an incredible night of baseball in the American Association, as five of the six games were decided by two-runs or fewer, including four one-run games. The game of the night was an exciting contest between the Sioux City Explorers and the Kansas City T-Bones, the top two teams in the South Division.
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.
Each night, Robert Pannier will provide a full recap of the top game in the American Association, as well as a brief recap of the other contests to go along with news and notes from around the league. In the opening edition of the 2018 season, the Sioux City Explorers are led by newcomer Jay Baum, who homers and drives in three as the Explorers down the Lincoln Saltdogs, 7-4.
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 have had great success against virtually every team in the American Association this season, but have not seemed to have the winning formula against the Sioux City Explorers. That proved to be the case Wednesday night, as the Explorers won a great pitching battle, 4-1. Sioux City scored all their runs […]
The Sioux City Explorers entered Tuesday night’s game trailing the Lincoln Saltdogs by two-games in the Central Division of the American Association. They needed a big victory, and got it, getting 7.1 outstanding innings from Hobbs Johnson on their way to an 8-1 victory over the St. Paul Saints. Nate Samson drove in 3-runs and […]
The Sioux City Explorers found themselves trailing 5-2 through four innings on Monday, but Manager Steve Montgomery’s team is famous for never calling it a day. They did not do so on this night either, scoring five runs from the sixth through the eighth innings on their way to the 7-5 victory over the St. […]
Record: 34-34, Third Place in Central Division (5-games out), Seventh Overall in the American Association Season Recap: The Sioux City Explorers set the American Association record for wins in a season last year, and made it all the way to the championship series before falling to the Laredo Lemurs. Great things were expected of this […]
In the Bible, Samson was the judge who had incredible strength. He once killed a lion with his bare hands and pulled down the Philistine palace using his own brute strength. His power was legendary and has been the source of many stories and clichés that have spawned from the Biblical figure. The Sioux City […]
The two best teams in the American Association last season moved to Sioux City Monday night after playing three games in St. Paul last week. The St. Paul Saints took two of the three games in the set, and the Explorers were looking to return the favor. They got off to a good start when […]