American Association

Canaries Rally But Fall Short In Final Slugfest With Saints

St. Paul Wins 15-13 In Ten Innings

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A series that had seen the St. Paul Saints and Sioux Falls Canaries combine to score 65 runs in three games saw it’s wildest affair in the finale. The Canaries rallied from eight runs down to send the series finale to extra innings, only to see the Saints go ahead in the 10th on Max Murphy’s…

Saints Outslug Canaries In Battle Of Division Leaders

Sioux Falls Loses Wild 20-11 Series Opener

SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Sioux Falls Canaries (17-12) lost to the St. Paul Saints (20-9) 20-11 on Monday. 17 hits, 11 runs, and four home runs usually put the team in a position to win, but Monday, the Saints scored 20 runs on 21 hits including hit six home runs by five different players. The Saints scored two runs…

Canaries Eager To Measure Themselves Against Saint Paul

Division Leaders Open Four Game Set Tonight

SIOUX FALLS, S..D  —  This homestand for the Canaries has been all about proving that they’re a legitimate contender in the American Association. And tonight begins their toughest test. Over the weekend the Birds took two of three from second place Lincoln to move to 17-11, the second best record in the league.  At 19-9 the Saint Paul Saints have…

First Place Canaries Take Series Opener With Second Place Lincoln

Birds Increase Division Lead With 4-3 Win

SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Sioux Falls Canaries (16-10) beat the Lincoln Saltdogs (14-14) 4-3 after a couple of solo home runs, a sacrifice fly and a great play to end the game. The Saltdogs scored two runs before Canaries starting pitcher Taylor Hill even recorded an out. Christian Ibarra reached on an error by Jordan Ebert to leadoff the…

Canaries Take Rubber Game in Series with Milwaukee

Canaries Take Rubber Game in Series with Milwaukee

KOKOMO, IN… The Sioux Falls’ Canaries league-leading offense kept humming on Thursday afternoon, leading the Birds to a 7-5 win over the Milwaukee Milkmen in Kokomo, Indiana. The Birds (15-10) hit three home runs in the victory, extending their lead atop the South Division to 1.5 games. The win clinched a 2-1 series victory over Milwaukee (11-16). The game got…

Vertigan Delivers in Big Win over Milkmen

Vertigan Delivers in Big Win over Milkmen

KOKOMO, IND. — The Sioux Falls Canaries have made a habit of using big innings to win ballgames, and Tuesday afternoon was no exception The Birds (14-10) knocked off the Milwaukee Milkmen (11-15) 11-3 in the second game of their series in Kokomo, Indiana. Birds center fielder Brett Vertigan drove in four in the win, part of a 4-for-5 day…

Canaries Sweep Gary To Finish First Homestand

Birds Beat Railcats 6-3 To Finish Opening Homestand 7-2

SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Sioux Falls Canaries (13-9) beat the Gary SouthShore RailCats (10-11) 6-3 and finish off the end of a 7-2 homestand with a sweep. Canaries left fielder Mike Hart had a great day as he went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run. He also finished the season series against the RailCats 8-for-14 (.571). RailCats pitcher Trevor…

Canaries Bats Boom Again To Drop Gary

Sioux Falls Improves To 12-9 With 12-4 Win

SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Sioux Falls Canaries (12-9) beat the Gary SouthShore RailCats (10-10) 12-4 in a rain-shortened eight-inning game. The Birds are back in first place with the victory. Canaries designated hitter Trae Santos ended his night 3 for 4 with a three-run home run. The Canaries scored first in the second inning. Adrian Nieto doubled to lead…

Canaries Top Gary In Series Opener

5-Run Fourth Inning Keys 6-3 Victory

SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Sioux Falls Canaries (11-9) beat the Gary SouthShore RailCats (10-9) in game one of their series 6-3 after another five-run fourth inning for the Canaries. The first three innings were quiet for both teams until the Canaries took to the plate in the fourth. Clint Coulter jumped on a fastball and singled to left field….

Trio Of Homeruns Boost Canaries Past Winnipeg

Birds Get First Home Win 7-5

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Homeruns from Brett Vertigan, Jordan Ebert and Clint Coulter (his a grand slam) lifted the Sioux Falls Canaries to their first home win of the season, defeating Winnipeg 7-5 on Saturday night in American Association action. Sioux Falls (7-8) also got a strong outing from starting pitcher Alex Boshers.  He worked 7 innings allowing three runs…

Canaries Eight-Run Rally Falls Short In Home Opener Loss To Winnipeg

Birds Fall In Wild 11-10 Slugfest

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  After waiting two weeks to finally see baseball at the Birdcage, fans got their money’s worth in the Sioux Falls Canaries’ home opener. Trailing 9-1 after five innings to Winnipeg, the Canaries scored nine runs in the 6th and 7th innings, only to see the Goldeyes score twice  in the 9th to steal an 11-10 win…

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…

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 Bite RedHawks On Bark In The Park Night

Sioux Falls Rallies For 5-2 Victory & 4th Straight Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Canaries rallied with four runs in the seventh inning to bite the Fargo/Moorhead RedHawks on “Bark In The Park Night” Friday evening, picking up their fourth straight win with a 5-2 victory.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: Semi Pro, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: American Association, Fargo Moorhead Redhawks, Sioux…

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…

Canaries Rip Salt Dogs To Take Series On Getaway Day

Sioux Falls Wins Sunday Matinee 12-3

LINCOLN, NE  —  The Sioux Falls Canaries turned 16 hits into 12 runs in a win on Sunday. Jordan Dean led the Canaries going 5-for-6 with two runs scored and three RBIs. Chris Grayson (2 RBIs), Mike Hart (2), and Patrick Fiala (3) also drove in multiple runners for Sioux Falls. Fiala homered for the Canaries and T.J. Bennett homered for the Saltdogs. -Recap Courtesy American Association Categories:…