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Tommy Mendonca Returns For 2016 Season

February 4, 2016 - SIOUX CITY, IA - The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has re-signed INF Tommy Mendonca to a 2016 American Association contract. The upcoming season will be Mendonca's 8th season in professional baseball and 3rd season as a member of the X's. Mendonca was drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 2nd round (62nd overall) in the 2009 MLB June Amateur Draft following a stellar collegiate career at Fresno State. In 2008, Mendonca helped lead Fresno State to a College World Series championship and was named the 200... Full Story

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Court Returns For 2nd Year With X's

January 29, 2016 - SIOUX CITY, IA - The Sioux City Explorers announced today that they have re-signed INF Ryan Court to a 2016 American Association contract. The upcoming season will be Court's 6th season in professional baseball and 2nd season as a member of the X's. Court was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 23rd round of the 2011 MLB June Amateur Draft from Illinois State University. In his first season in Sioux City in 2015, the Sleepy Hollow, IL resident appeared in 99 games and posted an impressive .331 batting average, whic... Full Story

Michael Lang Returns to Explorers

January 21, 2016 - SIOUX CITY, IA - The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has re-signed OF Michael Lang to a 2016 American Association contract. Lang will return for his 4th season with the X's and 5th season in professional baseball. With the re-signing of Lang, the X's have now secured two of their top position players back from their record breaking 2015 season in which the Explorers were crowned Central Division Champions and set a new league record with 75 wins. Lang, 27, started his professional career with the Explor... Full Story

Perio Returns for 2016 Campaign

January 13, 2016 - SIOUX CITY, IA - The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has re-signed SS Noah Perio Jr to a 2016 American Association contract. The upcoming season will be Perio's 8th season in professional baseball and 2nd season as a member of the X's. Perio's signing marks the first player set to return to the X's from their 2015 record breaking season that saw the Explorers set a new American Association record for most wins in a season with 75 in route to being Central Division Champions. Perio was drafted by the Flo... Full Story


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League: American Association
Home: Sioux City, Iowa
Class: Independent
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