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Flete Returns to Miners for 2020

December 3, 2019 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners announce that they have signed all-star infielder Bryant Flete for the upcoming 2020 season, bringing back a big piece of their 2019 lineup after a short stint in the Cincinnati Reds organization. The Venezuela native joined the Miners' active roster in late May and tore up the Frontier League almost immediately as a fixture in the leadoff spot of the Southern Illinois lineup. In only 37 games, Flete hit an incredible .360 as a Miner with 54 hits, 30 ... Full Story

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Canadian Wild Return to Southern Illinois for 2020

November 21, 2019 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners are proud to announce that their partnership with Softball Canada will continue into 2020, as the Canadian Wild of Southern Illinois will return to Rent One Park to play their second season in Southern Illinois and National Pro Fastpitch (NPF). The Wild are made up entirely of players from Softball Canada and the Canadian National Team, which qualified for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan this past September. They completed their first season in Mari... Full Story

Miners Announce 2020 Schedule

October 21, 2019 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners have announced their full, 96-game schedule for 2020, with the club kicking off their fourteenth season of play in the Frontier League this coming May. With the Frontier League sporting a new look after absorbing five franchises from the former Can-Am League, the Miners will kick off their 2020 campaign by hosting one of the new clubs, the New Jersey Jackals, on Friday, May 15 at Rent One Park, marking the fourth time in the last five years that they ... Full Story

Sparks' Blast Gives Miners Win over Otters in 2019 Finale

September 1, 2019 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners got a huge, go-ahead solo home run from Taylor Sparks in the eighth inning on Sunday, putting a cap on a game that saw them come back from down 4-0 in the first inning for a 6-5 victory over the Evansville Otters at Rent One Park in the 2019 season finale. Evansville used an error by Sparks along with four hits and two walks to put up four runs in the top of the first inning against starter Jake Waters, putting Southern Illinois behind immediately. Wa... Full Story

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