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Eyeing Changes Next Year Canaries Finish 2018 With Win At Fargo

Sioux Falls Finishes 40-60 After 7-1 Win In Season Finale

FARGO, N.D. — The Sioux Falls Canaries ended their season on a high note Monday, knocking off the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 7-1 in the season finale for both teams. Maxx Garrett led the way for the Birds, finishing with two triples, two runs scored, and 3 RBIs. The Birds finished the season with a 40-60 record. Garrett’s first triple led off…

Birds lose to Gary on Augie Night

Birds lose to Gary on Augie Night

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Four unanswered runs, 6.1 innings of one-run ball from Austin Wright and solo homers from K.C. Huth and Colin Willis guided the Gary SouthShore SouthShore RailCats to a 4-1 win over the Sioux Falls Canaries in the series opener at Sioux Falls Stadium. Wednesday’s victory sends Gary back to the American Association playoffs for the second…

Birds Blank Railroaders behind Straka

Birds Blank Railroaders behind Straka

SIOUX FALLS, SD…The Sioux Falls Canaries blanked the Cleburne Railroaders 5-0 behind a season-high 17 strikeouts. The four pitchers, including starting pitcher John Straka (W, 3-5), rattled off 10 strikeouts in a row across the sixth through ninth innings. Straka recorded 10 strikeouts of his own in six innings of work. He allowed five hits and two walks but kept…

Doc Edwards Passes Away at Age 81

Doc Edwards Passes Away at Age 81

SAN ANGELO, Texas — Former Canaries manager Doc Edwards, a major league catcher who went on to manage the Cleveland Indians for three seasons in the 1980s, has died. He was 81. His death in San Angelo was announced by his family through longtime friends. Other details were not disclosed. Edwards spent more than a half century in baseball. He…

Saints, Bichette beat Canaries

Saints, Bichette beat Canaries

SIOUX  FALLS, SD… The St. Paul Saints built an early lead and held off the Sioux Falls Canaries for 9-5 win at Sioux Falls Stadium. The Saints racked up nine hits in the game and saw hits from six different batters. DH Brady Shoemaker and 3B Dante Bichette Jr. each went 2-for-4 with three RBIs and a pair of runs….

Canaries beat Saints in day game at Bird Cage

Canaries beat Saints in day game at Bird Cage

SIOUX FALLS, SD…The Sioux Falls Canaries got one of their biggest series wins of the year on Wednesday, knocking off the St. Paul Saints 10-7 at the Birdcage to win their three-game set 2-1. Jabari Henry drove in three runs for the Canaries, putting his total at six for the series. St. Paul scored two early runs in the first…

Henry, Canaries beat Saints 7-5 Tuesday at Stadium

Henry, Canaries beat Saints 7-5 Tuesday at Stadium

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries were dynamite with two outs on Tuesday, scoring seven two-out runs on six separate hits to beat the visiting St. Paul Saints 7-5. Mitch Glasser drove in three runs in the contest, which leveled the teams’ series at a game apiece. Sioux Falls started early, knocking three two-out RBI singles in the bottom…

T-Bones hand Birds 8th straight loss

T-Bones hand Birds 8th straight loss

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Canaries were unable to protect their early lead, as a pair of Kansas City home runs sunk the Birds 9-6. The scoring started early. A first-inning wild pitch scoring Mason Davis to give Kansas City a 1-0. lead. The Canaries responded quickly in the bottom of the inning. hitting four singles in their…

Canaries Drop Rubber Game At Chicago Despite Another David Bergin Homer

Sioux Falls Drops 9-3 Sunday Matinee

ROSEMOUNT, ILL  —  Despite David Bergin’s third homerun in two games, the Sioux Falls Canaries were defeated in the rubber game of their series with the Chicago Dogs 9-3 on Sunday afternoon in Rosemont, Illinois. Bergin’s blast aside, the Birds’ offense only mustered three hits while the Dogs pounded out 15.  Joe Benson and Matt Dean each homered for Chicago…

Canaries, Fiala Outslug Winnipeg

Canaries, Fiala Outslug Winnipeg

SIOUX FALLS, SD… For the second straight night the Canaries showed up with booming bats. Thursday night’s game against Winnipeg was a roller coaster. The Birds took a 4-0 as David Bergan picked up where he left off Wednesday night when he had 5 hits and 3 RBI’s. His 1st inning single was the game’s first run. But Winnipeg rallied…

Sioux Falls’ Zeb Knutson Attends Minnesota Wild Development Camp

Stampede Alum Invited By NHL Franchise

ST. PAUL, MN  —  Sioux Falls native Zeb Knutson always dreamed of playing hockey in the NHL. For this week at least he’s getting to live that dream at the Minnesota Wild’s development camp. Wearing the #67 for the green squad, Knutson was an invitee to the camp which had a total of 43 players.  The weekend camp concluded this evening…

Canaries Batter RedHawks In Sunday Matinee

Sioux Falls Gets First Win Of Series 9-3

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Canaries received a strong starting bid from Kevin Folman, then got the offense going to beat Fargo-Moorhead 9-3 on Sunday afternoon. Folman pitched six shutout innings in the win, backed with five combined RBIs from Maxx Garrett and David Bergin. For the second time in six games this season against Fargo, the Canaries’…

Canaries Retire Ben Moore’s Number But Not Much Else In Another Redhawks Blowout

Fargo/Moorhead Defeats Sioux Falls 12-5

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Sioux Falls Canaries pitching coach Ben Moore took his place in club history on Saturday, having his number 25 retired in a pregame ceremony at Sioux Falls Stadium. “It means that I was good enough to stay with the same team for a long time,” Moore said before the ceremony. “This league is full of turnover,…

Jacobs has big game against old team as Canaries fall

Jacobs has big game against old team as Canaries fall

SIOUX FALLS, SD…The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks scored three runs in the top of the first inning – two off a Charlie Valerio home run – and led the entire way to an 11-3 victory against the Sioux Falls Canaries. The two teams combined for 23 hits but the RedHawks were able to convert their 12 hits into 11 runs on the…

Will Lorenzo return to Storm in 2019?

Will Lorenzo return to Storm in 2019?

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Storm season ended just short of another United Bowl win and championship, something they’d done 10 times. So to lose in the title game two straight years doesn’t set well with players like QB Lorenzo Brown. He considered retirement after last year’s loss to Arizona. But Brown returned and had a standout season for the Storm….

Birds Beat Winnipeg in 18 innings!

Birds Beat Winnipeg in 18 innings!

WINNIPEG…After 18 grueling innings, the Sioux Falls Canaries collected an historic victory Tuesday, defeating the Winnipeg Goldeyes 4-2 in the longest game (by innings) in American Association history. Chris Grayson hit a two-run home run in the top of the 18th to break the deadlock after neither team had scored for nine consecutive frames. “It was so much excitement and…