For the first time in franchise history, the Wichita Wingnuts were swept at home. It seemed unlikely that it would be the St. Paul Saints who would be the team to do it, considering that they had not won a series in Wichita since 2010 but, thanks to two home runs by Justin O’Conner, the […]
American Association Daily provides insights and features on the American Association of Professional Baseball League, as well as player and coaching profiles and transactions from around the league. In today’s edition, Robert Pannier profiles St. Paul Saints right-hander Vinny Nittoli, who is proving to be a Saint off the field and a bulldog on.
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps five exciting American Association games from Friday Evening, including Corbin Osburn tossing six shutout innings in his second career start in the Wichita Wingnuts 1-0 victory, and the Sioux Falls Canaries outslugging the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, 10-7.
After taking three of four from the Texas AirHogs, the St. Paul Saints traveled an hour south to begin a three game set against the Cleburne Railroaders. After three straight extra inning contests, the Saints were in a quality start from Vinny Nittoli, and he gave them just that, tossing six outstanding innings in the […]
In American Association Daily, Robert Pannier recaps the exciting games around the American Association on Tuesday, as the Cleburne Railroaders battled back from four down to down the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks and the Lincoln Saltdogs came back from nine to defeat the Wichita Wingnuts 11-10. Read the recaps of all six games.
Before the 2018 season, right-hander Vinny Nittoli approached St. Paul Saints Manager George Tsamis looking to move into the starting rotation. If his first start was any indicator, he will be a permanent fixture in the Saints rotation. Nittoli tossed six outstanding innings, allowing only 2 hits while striking out 10 in leading St. Paul […]
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, we look at the St. Paul Saints adding three relievers to their roster – Vinny Nittoli, Ken Frosch, and Beck Wheeler – nearly doubling the total number of players that have been signed to this point.
Since the loss of Seth Rosin and Caleb Thielbar, the St. Paul Saints have been looking for the rest of the bullpen to take charge. Saturday night that is exactly what they did as Vinny Nittoli, Ken Frosch, and Brandon Peterson combined to toss 3.2 scoreless innings of relief in the 5-3 victory over the […]
The St. Paul Saints entered the first contest of their three-game set against the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks in the midst of a five-game losing streak. The team was struggling, especially in the late innings, but the Saints got a huge boost when Kes Carter delivered a walk-off home run to end the losing streak and give […]
With one game separating the Winnipeg Goldeyes and the St. Paul Saints, Sunday afternoon’s game had a playoff atmosphere. The game did not disappoint, as the Saints jumped out to a 6-2 lead before Winnipeg tied it up. St. Paul would retake the lead in the sixth and go on to win 7-6. The top […]