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RailCats Sign Wilson for 17

January 9, 2017 - GARY, IN - The Gary SouthShore RailCats announced today that outfielder Reggie Wilson has agreed to a contract with the club for 2017. Reggie Wilson played in 27 games for the RailCats in 2016 hitting .337 with a home run and 14 RBI's. Wilson stole four bases out of five attempts while on the SouthShore. Wilson originally signed with the RailCats on August 7, 2016 but began the season with the Laredo Lemurs playing 17 games hitting .182 with nine walks scoring 10 runs and two runs batted in before being released. Wilso... Full Story

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RailCats Swap Arms with Lincoln

January 4, 2017 - GARY, IN - The Gary South Shore RailCats announced today that the club has sent RHP Richard Castillo to Lincoln in a trade in exchange for LHP Jeff McKenzie. The RailCats add lefty Jeff McKenzie, who was 5-4 last season for Lincoln in 30 games. The native of El Dorado Hills, California made nine starts for the Saltdogs and had four saves on the season. McKenzie struck out 29 in 66.2 innings with a 4.32 ERA. McKenzie was originally signed by the Chicago White Sox as a 28th round pick in 2013 out of California State Univ... Full Story

Crosby Inks Deal for 2017

January 3, 2017 - GARY, IN - The Gary SouthShore RailCats announced today that infielder Alex Crosby has agreed to a contract with the club for 2017 marking the return of one of the team's leading weapons from 2016. Alex Crosby, who was a rookie in 2016, will return for a third season with the club. In 2016 the Vacaville, California native was second on the team at the plate with a .293 average with three home runs and was second in RBI's with 44 for the Cats in 85 games. In 2005 Crosby played in 10 games for Gary hitting .200 and made ... Full Story

Slugger Martinez Set to Return in 2017

December 14, 2016 - GARY, IN - The Gary South Shore announced today that infielder and Designated hitter Frank Martinez has agreed to a contract for the 2017 season bringing the veteran back for his 13th season of professional baseball. The RailCats claimed Frank Martinez off waivers from the Sioux Falls Canaries on June 11th last season and he paid instant dividends in 2016. In his first game as a RailCat Martinez went 2-for-5 and drove in four runs in an 11-4 win for the RailCats on June 11th. He would go on to lead the club with seven hom... Full Story

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League: American Association
Home: Gary, Indiana
Class: Independent
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