SALTDOGS SMOKE SAINTS 13-2 FOR SERIES-CLINCHING WIN

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Saltdogs collected 12 hits and starting pitcher Derek Gordon notched a quality start as the Saltdogs (43-23) dominated the St. Paul Saints (36-31) 13-2 on Monday night at Haymarket Park. The victory was the twelfth straight win at home for the Saltdogs, tying the franchise record from May 27th through June [...]

2018-08-01T10:46:25+00:00July 31st, 2017|

MARINERS PURCHASE CONTRACT OF SALTDOGS PITCHER BRIAN McAFEE

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Saltdogs and the American Association jointly announced today that the Seattle Mariners purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Brian McAfee. McAfee is the 50th Saltdogs player sold to an MLB organization and the 27th since 2011.  He is the first player to be picked up by an affiliated team since RHP [...]

2017-07-31T15:27:46+00:00July 31st, 2017|

SALTDOGS TALLY 13 HITS TO DEFEAT SAINTS 8-4 FOR ELEVENTH STRAIGHT HOME WIN

LINCOLN, NE – Cesar Valera and Nathaniel Maggio combined to collect seven hits and power the Lincoln Saltdogs (42-23) to an 8-4 series opening win over the St. Paul Saints (36-30) on Sunday afternoon. 2,709 fans watched at Haymarket Park as the Saltdogs won their eleventh straight home game.  The Saltdogs have won 14 of [...]

2018-08-01T10:49:02+00:00July 30th, 2017|

SALTDOGS BEAT CANARIES 6-3 IN EXTRA INNINGS FOR RUBBER MATCH WIN

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Lincoln Saltdogs scored three runs in top of the tenth inning to beat the Sioux Falls Canaries 6-3 for a series clinching win in South Dakota. Curt Smith started the top of the tenth inning with a hit and moved to second after a Randolph Oduber single.  Tommy Mendonca moved [...]

2018-08-01T10:50:00+00:00July 29th, 2017|

SALTDOGS USE FOUR-RUN EIGHTH INNING TO COME BACK AND BEAT THE CANARIES 8-4

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Lincoln Saltdogs (40-23) scored four runs on four hits in the top of the eighth inning to grab their first lead of the game and defeat the Sioux Falls Canaries (30-33) 8-4 on Friday night. Shairon Martis earned the win in his first game back in a Saltdogs uniform.  The [...]

2018-08-01T10:53:03+00:00July 28th, 2017|

SALTDOGS FALL IN BACK AND FORTH AFFAIR IN SIOUX FALLS

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Lincoln Saltdogs (39-23) faltered in a 6-4 loss in their first game back from the All-Star break against the Sioux Falls Canaries (30-32) at The Birdcage on Thursday night. The sloppy game featured four errors and two wild pitches.  It was hotly contested, though, seeing three ties and a lead [...]

2018-08-01T10:52:58+00:00July 27th, 2017|

SALTDOGS BRING BACK FORMER MLB PITCHER SHAIRON MARTIS, RE-SIGN MENDONCA

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Saltdogs announced a pair of moves today that put former Saltdogs Shairon Martis (SHY-rohn MAR-tees) and Tommy Mendonca (Men-DOHN-suh) back on the active roster.  The Saltdogs placed right-handed pitcher Leuris Gomez on irrevocable waivers and placed RHP Seth Webster on the Disabled List. Martis, a right-handed pitcher, played for the Saltdogs [...]

2017-07-27T17:11:13+00:00July 27th, 2017|

VALERA ADDED TO AMERICAN ASSOCIATION ALL-STAR ROSTER

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Saltdogs and the American Association jointly announced today that Saltdogs second baseman Cesar Valera was added to the roster for the American Association/Can-Am League All-Star Game.  The All-Star Game is Tuesday night in Ottawa, Ontario at RCGT Park, the home of the Can-Am League’s Ottawa Champions.  Valera joins catcher Dashenko Ricardo [...]

2017-07-24T16:40:19+00:00July 24th, 2017|

SALTDOGS ROUT WICHITA 8-2 TO WIN TENTH STRAIGHT HOME GAME

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Saltdogs hit two home runs and Derek Gordon contributed a quality start as the Lincoln Saltdogs beat the Wichita Wingnuts 8-2 on Sunday afternoon. The win completed a sweep of the Wingnuts and was the tenth straight win at home for the Saltdogs.  Lincoln passed Wichita for the best record in [...]

2018-08-01T10:52:55+00:00July 23rd, 2017|

THREE LONG BALLS CARRY SALTDOGS TO 10-1 SERIES-CLINCHING WIN

LINCOLN – Lincoln Saltdogs hitters went deep three times and Brian McAfee pitched a gem to beat the Wichita Wingnuts 10-1 for their ninth straight home win. 5,725 fans watched at Haymarket Park as Lincoln earned the series-clinching win over Wichita.  The two division-leaders are now tied for the best record in the American Association [...]

2018-08-01T10:55:13+00:00July 22nd, 2017|