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SALTDOGS CANCEL 2020 SEASON

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Lincoln Saltdogs are cancelling the 2020 baseball season due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the club has announced. After consultation with healthcare experts, and with other large local events being cancelled, the organization believes it is in the best interest of the fans, players and community to make this decision and [...]

2020-06-12T16:31:42-05:00June 12th, 2020|

START OF 2020 SEASON DELAYED BY COVID-19 PANDEMIC

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The American Association has announced that the start of the 2020 season has been officially delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Opening Day was originally scheduled for May 19th. “We will be in line with our Governor and our Mayor on what directives they are asking us to follow,” Saltdogs President/GM Charlie [...]

2020-04-21T11:09:51-05:00April 21st, 2020|

‘DOGS ADD FORMER BIG-LEAGUE ARM, RE-SIGN KINMAN

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Saltdogs have signed former MLB pitcher Dallas Beeler and re-signed lefty Kyle Kinman, the club has announced. Beeler appeared in five career MLB games – all starts – with the Chicago Cubs in 2014 and 2015, and the 30-year-old has nine years of professional experience after spending each of the last [...]

2020-02-06T13:59:23-06:00February 6th, 2020|

‘DOGS NAME COACHING STAFF FOR 20TH SEASON

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Lincoln Saltdogs have announced the hiring of hitting coach Tommy Gregg and bench coach Brad Weitzel to round out the coaching staff for the 2020 season. “We are excited to welcome Tommy & Brad to the Saltdogs team for the 2020 season,” said Saltdogs President/General Manager Charlie Meyer. “They both have [...]

2020-01-24T15:47:18-06:00January 24th, 2020|

‘DOGS BRING BACK VETERAN CURT SMITH FOR 8th SEASON

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Lincoln Saltdogs have re-signed Curt Smith for what will be a franchise-record eighth season, the club announced Monday. Smith, 33, has played for the ‘Dogs since 2011 – skipping only 2012 and 2014 to play at the Double-A level. “We are glad to have Curt back for the 2020 season,” said [...]

2019-12-03T14:14:25-06:00December 3rd, 2019|

‘DOGS HIRE JAMES FRISBIE AS MANAGER FOR 20th SEASON

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Lincoln Saltdogs have hired James Frisbie as the team’s next field manager, the club has announced. Frisbie, 47, takes over for Bobby Brown, who managed the ‘Dogs in each of the last four seasons. “We are extremely thrilled to welcome James Frisbie (Friz) to the Lincoln Saltdogs organization,” said Saltdogs President/GM [...]

2019-11-14T14:58:45-06:00November 14th, 2019|

‘DOGS ANNOUNCE 2020 SCHEDULE

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Lincoln Saltdogs and American Association announced Thursday the full schedule for the 2020 season. Once again, the ‘Dogs will play 100 games – 50 home and 50 away – this time as part of their 20th season in Lincoln and at Haymarket Park. Play begins May 19th with a three-game series [...]

2019-11-08T09:49:45-06:00November 7th, 2019|