American Association Daily Recap: June 12, 2019
In this American Association Daily, Robert Pannier examines the highlights, transactions and news from the American Association for June 12, 2019. There were four blowouts in the league on Wednesday, including the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks defeating the St. Paul Saints and Jason Garcia winning his fifth game against the Lincoln Saltdogs.
Daily Recaps: June 12, 2019
Perrin Stymies Railroaders, T-Bones Win, 7-1
Jonathan Perrin earned his first win in a Kansas City uniform, allowing 5 hits and one run in seven innings as the T-Bones defeated the Cleburne Railroaders, 7-1. Danny Mars had 3 hits and drove in three and Roy Morales continued his hot start, going 2-3 with 3 runs scored. The victory moves Kansas City a half game behind Cleburne in the South Division.
Garcia Muzzles Saltdogs
After struggling through his worst outing of the year, Sioux City Explorers starter Jason Garcia (5-1) allowed one run in 7 innings as the Explorers battered the Lincoln Saltdogs, 9-1. Garcia allowed 6 hits while striking out 8. Jose Sermo, Dexture McCall, and Drew Stankiewicz each had 2 RBI for Sioux City.
Kessay, Bullpen Lead RedHawks, 7-1
Sebastian Kessay (4-0) remained undefeated, allowing 4 hits and a run in 5 innings to lead the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks to a 7-1 victory over the St. Paul Saints. The bullpen tossed four shutout innings and Tim Colwell and Correlle Prime each homered. Devan Ahart had 3 hits, 3 runs scored, and 2 RBI. The loss snapped the Saints seven game winning streak.
Dawson Leads RailCats to Victory
Chase Dawson tripled twice and drove in five runs as the Gary Southshore RailCats defeated the Winnipeg Goldeyes, 8-3. The RailCats blew this game open with three runs in the fourth and fifth. Lars Liguori (3-2) earned the victory with 6.1 solid innings.
The Texas AirHogs and Chicago Dogs game was postponed due to rain. The contest will be made up on July 5.
Placed INF Angel Rosa on the Disabled List retroactive to June 10; signed INF Grant Buck, INF Joshua Fonseca, RHP Daniel Hurtado and RHP D.J. Sharabi
Kansas City T-Bones
Placed OF Forrestt Allday on the Disabled List retroactive to June 7 and sold the contract of INF Darnell Sweeney to the Pittsburgh Pirates
Activated RHP Shairon Martis from the Disabled List and signed OF Auggie Francis
Sioux City Explorers
Released LHP Max Schuh
Placed OF Brett Eibner on the Disabled List retroactive to June 10 and activated C Luan Chenchen from the Disabled List.
By Robert Pannier