FIGHTING FREEDOM FORCE GAME 5 BACK IN FLORENCE

Connor Crane belts eventual game winning homer in fifth O’FALLON, Mo– Connor Crane crushed a fifth inning solo-homer and the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, held on to win, 3-2, over the River City Rascals in Game 4 of the Frontier League Championship Series on Saturday night at CarShield Field. In victory, the Freedom force a […]

FREEDOM DO IT ALL IN GAME TWO WIN

FLCS evens at one game apiece as the series moves to O’Fallon, Mo on Friday FLORENCE, Ky– Relentless early offense and a dominant Scott Sebald on the bump, helped the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, to a Frontier League Championship Series evening, 6-4, win over the River City Rascals on Wednesday night at UC Health Stadium. Experienced lefty, Scott Sebald (2-0) set an […]

FREEDOM SHUTOUT CRUSHERS TO SWEEP DIVISIONAL SERIES

Trevor Craport pinch-hit ground-out in the eighth plates lone run AVON, Oh–Zak Spivy and Jared Cheek delivered stand-out performances on the hill, and the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, earned a sweep of the East Division Champion, Lake Erie Crushers on Friday night with a, 1-0, victory at Sprenger Stadium. In a series that featured some of the best […]

FLORENCE RALLIES TO TWO GAME LEAD

Luis Pintor and Mike Castellani lead Freedom to brink of sweep FLORENCE, Ky– A masterful effort on the mound merged with timely hitting as the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, earned a two game lead on the Lake Erie Crushers in the Divisional Round of the Frontier League Playoffs Wednesday night at UC Health Stadium. In […]

Rascals Blast Otters in Playoff Opener

O’FALLON, Mo. — The River City Rascals kicked off their 2019 postseason run in style on Tuesday night at CarShield Field, defeating the Evansville Otters 10-2 in Game 1 of their Frontier League Divisional Series matchup. Nolan Meadows hit a pair of two-run homers while Brendan Feldmann pitched a complete game in the victory. The Otters […]

FREEDOM TAKE GAME ONE FROM CRUSHERS

Scott Sebald allows one run over seven strong innings in victory FLORENCE, Ky– Scott Sebald delivered a quality-start and the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, outlasted the Lake Erie Crushers, 4-2, in game one of the Frontier League Divisional Round on Tuesday night at UC Health Stadium. The Freedom (1-0) scored the first run of the game […]

FLORENCE’S CONOR CRANE AND JOLIET’S DAREN OSBY EARN WEEKLY HONORS

Florence Freedoms first baseman Connor Crane and Joliet Slammers right-hander Daren Osby 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. Crane has won his first Player of the Week award […]

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 […]