Sunday night's game has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions. A double header (seven-inning games) will begin Monday at 12:05 p.m. Tickets for Sunday will be good for both games Monday. (STACIE SCOTT/Journal Star)
The 2014 Saltdogs awards were handed out during Friday night's win: Ian Gac, Marquis Fleming, Marshall Schuler and Kevin McGovern were honored.
The Saltdogs swept a day-night double header with the Sioux City Explorers Friday at Haymarket Park, winning by totals of 13-6 and 11-4 to take a half-game lead in the Central with two to play (three remain for Gary SouthShore).
The Saltdogs could not hold on to a three-run, sixth inning lead as the Sioux Falls Canaries avoided the sweep with a 5-4 victory in their home finale at The Birdcage Thursday night.
Ian Gac was massive yet again and Jeremy Hamilton made a diving catch in left to end the game as the Saltdogs edged the Sioux Falls Canaries 4-3 in front of 2,089 fans at The Birdcage Wednesday night.
Joe Bisenius was masterful, equaling a franchise record with 14 strikeouts and zero walks as the Saltdogs blanked the Sioux Falls Canaries 5-0 at The Birdcage Tuesday night. (ROD ADAMS PHOTOGRAPHY)
Saltdogs’ 1B Ian Gac was named American Association Player of the Week by Poinstreak, the league’s statistics provider Monday. (FRANCIS GARDLER/Journal Star)
Marquis Fleming led a three-armed shutout and Ian Gac slugged a record-setting walk-off homer as the Saltdogs topped the St. Paul Saints 1-0 in front of 3,803 fans at Haymarket Park Sunday afternoon. (ROD ADAMS PHOTOGRAPHY)
After squandering an early 6-1 lead, the Saltdogs (48-44) rallied back with two outs in the seventh to beat the St. Paul Saints (47-44) 9-7 in front of 4,766 fans at Haymarket Park Saturday night.