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October 15, 2018 - BASEBALL American Association: The independent American Association announced its 2019 divisional alignment with the addition of the Milwaukee Milkmen expansion team and the suspension of operations for the Wichita Wingnuts. Milwaukee will be part of the six-team North Division, while the Sioux Falls (SD) Canaries will be moved from the North and take Wichita's spot in the six-team South Division. Arizona Fall League: Major League Baseball's AzFL started its 2018 season and again has six teams aligned in three-tea... Full Story

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Oops We Did It Again: Saints Awarded American Association Organization of the Year for Fourth Straight Season

October 15, 2018 - ST. PAUL, MN - The St. Paul Saints formula continues to equal success. Hard work in the off-season and grinding away when the lights aren't bright has turned into success once the calendar turns to May, or this season in the month of March. From another incredible season at the turnstiles, once again leading all of minor league baseball in percent capacity, to promotions that garnered national headlines and memorable moments both on and off the field, plus much more helped earn the Saints American Association Organization o... Full Story

Miners Announce 2019 Schedule

October 15, 2018 - Marion, IL - The Southern Illinois Miners announce their game schedule for 2019, with the club kicking off their 13th season of play in the Frontier League this coming May. For the first time since 2015, the Miners will begin the season on the road, though they will not be too far away, opening their 96-game regular season at Bosse Field against the Evansville Otters on Friday, May 10th. From there, the club will travel north to take on the Lake Erie Crushers from Tuesday, May 14th through Thursday, May 16th before return... Full Story

Otters Release 2019 Regular Season Schedule

October 15, 2018 - EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters will open their 25th season when they host the Southern Illinois Miners at Bosse Field on May 10, kicking off the 2019 Frontier League regular season for both teams. The Frontier League released the schedule for its 27th season, featuring ten organizations playing a 96-game schedule. Three games will start the season on Thursday, May 9 as the 2018 champion Joliet Slammers will host the Windy City Thunderbolts, the River City Rascals will welcome the Washington Wild Things in a b... Full Story

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