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Miners to Play Otters at Brooks Stadium in Paducah

April 29, 2016 - Marion, Ill. - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that as part of their 2016 preseason schedule, they will play the Evansville Otters on Saturday, May 7th at 7:00 p.m. at historic Brooks Stadium in Paducah, Kentucky, presented by WPSD Local 6. All tickets for the game will be $5. The meeting will mark the ninth year in a row that the two teams will face each other at Brooks Stadium. In addition to the popular Paducah contest, the Miners will also play one home and one away contest against the Otters and the Gateway ... Full Story

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Single Game Tickets Go on Sale Saturday

April 22, 2016 - Marion, Ill. - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that single game tickets go on sale THIS SATURDAY, April 23rd, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Fans can purchase tickets at the Rent One Park box office, online at southernillinoisminers.com, or by calling (618) 998-8499! Fans can get into the ballpark for exciting Frontier League baseball action starting at just $4! Lawn seats cost only $4 in advance, while box seats are $8 in advance. Club seats, the best seats in the house behind home plate, are $13 in advance. On game days, ... Full Story

Miners Hire John Wilson as General Manager

April 11, 2016 - Marion, Ill. - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that they have hired John Wilson as their new General Manager. He replaces longtime GM Tim Arseneau, who left the team in September for a job in the San Diego Padres organization in Lake Elsinore, California. John comes to the Miners with significant, high-level experience in sports. Most recently, he was the Director of Sales this past year for the Pawtucket Red Sox, the Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, after previously serving as the team's Director of Ticket... Full Story

Miners Bring in Four New Players for 2016

April 8, 2016 - Marion, Ill. - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that they have signed infielder Alex De Leon and right-handed pitcher Isaac Gil as well as catcher Riley Moore, and have brought in infielder Jordan Brower in a trade with the Sioux Falls Canaries of the American Association, further bolstering their roster as spring training draws closer. De Leon comes to Southern Illinois from the St. Louis Cardinals organization. A power bat, the Woodland Hills, Calif. native is coming off a full season at Single-A Peoria where he sm... Full Story


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Southern Illinois Miners Minor League Baseball


League: Frontier League
Home: Marion, Illinois
Class: Independent
Website: Southern Illinois Miners site
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