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League: Frontier League
Home: Marion, Illinois
Class: Independent
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Miners Announce 2016 Schedule

October 28, 2015 - Marion, Ill. (October 28, 2015) - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that their schedule for the 2016 season has been finalized, with a full slate of 96 Frontier League games beginning on Friday, May 13th. For the first time since 2013, the Miners will open the season at home. A six-game homestand kicks off the 10th season of Miners baseball in Marion, as Southern Illinois will host the defending Frontier League champion Traverse City Beach Bums for a three-game set beginning on Friday, May 13th. After an off day the f... Full Story

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Miners Sign Infielder Kennedy

September 30, 2015 - Marion, Ill. (September 29, 2015) - The Southern Illinois Miners announce their second signing for the 2016 season, adding infielder Shane Kennedy to their roster. A career .314 hitter with a .406 on-base percentage in 193 college games, Kennedy comes to the Miners after completing his college career at Clemson University. Kennedy's best season came as a junior in 2013 where he hit .317 with 47 runs scored, five doubles, four triples, five home runs and 35 runs batted in to go along with 22 stolen bases in 27 attempts. He... Full Story

Miners Add Hertzmann for 2016

September 23, 2015 - Marion, Ill. (September 23, 2015) - The Southern Illinois Miners announce their first signing for the 2016 season in right-handed relief pitcher Justin Hertzmann. Hertzmann comes to the Miners after finishing his college career at Cal State San Marcos where in 2015 he appeared in 29 games as a senior. He compiled a team-best 1.59 ERA over 34 innings, allowing just 19 hits on the season for a .165 opponent's batting average with 39 strikeouts and only eight walks. The Ranco Palos Verdes, California native also saved 10 gam... Full Story

Miners Season Ends in Game Three Loss to River City

September 13, 2015 - Marion, Ill. (September 13, 2015) - The Southern Illinois Miners had a 2-0 lead in the opening innings, but saw the River City Rascals take the lead away then pile on in the eighth thanks to two grand slam home runs by Josh Silver, ending the Miners' season in a 9-5 loss at Rent One Park in Game Three of the Division Series. With two outs and a runner at second in the first inning against Rascals starter Dane Stone, Frank Martinez stroked an RBI double down the right field line, scoring Craig Massey for a 1-0 Miners lead.... Full Story

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Sun., Sep 13
River City 9 at Southern Illinois 5 (Playoff Gm. 3) Final
Sat., Sep 12
River City 7 at Southern Illinois 2 (Playoff Gm. 2) Final
Thu., Sep 10
Southern Illinois 5 at River City 3 (Playoff Gm. 1) Final
Sun., Sep 6
Florence 6 at Southern Illinois 7 Final
Sat., Sep 5
Florence 5 at Southern Illinois 2 Final
Fri., Sep 4
Florence 2 at Southern Illinois 3 Final
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