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2020 Frontier League Tryout Camp & Draft

February 11, 2020 - The 28th annual Frontier League Tryout Camp and Draft will be held on Monday, April 27 and Tuesday, April 28 at the Lake Erie Crushers' stadium in Avon, Ohio. All 14 Frontier League teams will be represented at the workouts, and scouts from multiple Major League Baseball teams also attend. Representatives from other independent leagues participate as well. Advance registration is available at while walk-up registration will begin at 8:00 AM on Monday, Apri... Full Story

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Miners Hire Eric Minshall as Pitching Coach

February 7, 2020 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that they have hired Eric Minshall to be their pitching coach for the 2020 season. He replaces Tyler Martin, who had been the pitching coach for the last two years, and who left the team due to scheduling conflicts with his college team. Minshall spent last season as the pitching coach for the Bristol Pirates, a rookie-level affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the Appalachian League. The Pirates' pitching staff posted a 4.09 team ERA under... Full Story

Miners Re-Sign Ridings for 2020

January 30, 2020 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that starting pitcher Steven Ridings has re-signed with the team, adding to their pitching staff for the 2020 campaign Though he was limited due to an arm injury in 2019, when the Harwood, Maryland native took the mound for the Miners, he dominated the competition. In six starts, Ridings posted a 1.86 ERA in 29 innings, striking out 24 and walking just six while also allowing only 17 total hits last season, his first full year with Southern I... Full Story

Miners Welcome Back Nolan Earley

January 24, 2020 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that Nolan Earley will return to the club for the 2020 season, further solidifying a veteran hitting corps for the upcoming year. Earley will enter his fourth season with the Miners, having previously been their every-day right fielder from 2016-18. In those three seasons, the Anderson, Indiana native batted .278 in 286 games (missing only two contests total), and amassed 283 hits, 64 doubles, 33 home runs, 158 RBIs, and 146 runs scored, alon... Full Story

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