Otters tie franchise record with 57th win

MARION, Ill. – The Evansville Otters picked up their fourth straight win Friday as the Otters beat the Southern Illinois Miners 4-1 to tie a franchise record with their 57th win this season. With two games remaining, the Otters will have an opportunity to surpass the franchise’s single season wins mark that was previously set in […]

FLORENCE RALLIES TO FIFTH STRAIGHT WIN

Surging offense supplies 8 more runs on 12 hits CRESTWOOD, Ill– Stalemated at five in the ninth, the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, rallied to three runs on the way to an, 8-5, victory over the Windy City Thunderbolts on Friday night at Ozinga Field. Ryan Mordecai (4-2) inherited the bases loaded and two outs when […]

NIEPORTE LIFTS BOOMERS TO SERIES OPENING VICTORY

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Quincy Nieporte hit a grand slam in the bottom of the third inning as the Schaumburg Boomers, presented by Wintrust Community Banks, opened the final series of the season with a 4-3 victory over the River City Rascals. Jimmy Galusky and Dylan Jones singled with one away in the third and Jack Parenty loaded the bases with a two-out […]

Otters clinch postseason berth with win against Grizzlies

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Evansville Otters accomplished what they needed to do Thursday to earn a postseason berth, getting a win against the Gateway Grizzlies in the series finale 6-5. In completing the sweep of the Grizzlies, the Otters clinched their fourth straight postseason appearance. The win also has brought the Otters to within one […]

SWEEPING FREEDOM CLINCH POSTSEASON BERTH

Hot offense totals 18 hits en route to 10-3 lead FLORENCE, Ky– Riding a resurgent offense, the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, landed a mid-week series sweep of the Joliet Slammers, clinching a playoff berth with a, 10-5, victory on Thursday night at UC Health Stadium. A nip and tuck affair in the early goings, Florence […]

Three Pitchers, Roa Combine to Spoil Rascals’ Home Finale Thursday at CarShield Field

O’FALLON, Mo. (August 29) -Hector Roa was responsible for the only run of the game, as his seventh-inning home run, along with stellar pitching vaulted the Wild Things to a win Thursday in the final regular season home game in River City Rascals’ history. John Havird tossed seven scoreless innings and allowed four hits with […]

BERNSTEIN, DAVIS SHINE AS MINERS SHUT OUT CRUSHERS

Southern Illinois starter sets new career-high, outfielder drives in four to even series Marion, IL (August 28, 2019) – The Southern Illinois Miners got an outstanding start from Andrew Bernstein, who threw seven shutout innings on the mound, and four RBIs by Kyle Davis to beat the Lake Erie Crushers 5-0 at Rent One Park on Wednesday night. Bernstein’s […]

Rascals Wallop Wild Things

O’FALLON, Mo. — The River City Rascals snapped a three-game losing streak in style on Wednesday night at CarShield Field, defeating the Washington Wild Things 9-6 in front of a packed house. The Rascals hit four total homers on the night, including three straight in the third inning. The win trimmed the Rascals’ magic number to […]

SCHAUMBURG’S QUINCY NIEPORTE AND FLORENCE’S MIKE CASTELLANI TAKE HOME WEEKLY AWARDS

Schaumburg Boomers first baseman Quincy Nieporte and Florence Freedoms right- hander Mike Castellani have won this week’s Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively. These awards are chosen by Pointstreak, who is the official statistical provider of the Frontier League and the Independent Professional Baseball Federation. Nieporte’s has won is Schaumburg’s first Player of the […]