Sioux City Explorers

X’s, Sasser Slam Canaries

X's, Sasser Slam Canaries

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Adam Sasser capped a big first inning for the Sioux City Explorers Wednesday night at the Cage. He blasted an opposite field grand slam and it was 6-0 before the Canaries had even come to the plate. It was more than enough runs for the 9-1 win. Alex Boshers went 9 for the Birds, giving up 15…

Birds Fall to X’s Despite Coulter’s 3 RBI’s

Birds Fall to X's Despite Coulter's 3 RBI's

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Canaries built a 3-2 lead in the 3rd inning Tuesday night at SF Stadium against their arch-rivals from Sioux City. Clint Coulter had 2 r-run Scoring singles and finished the night with a 3rd. But the Explorers exploded for 6 runs in their final at-bat to break the game wide open and win 14-4. The Birds…

Canaries Lose Matinee Game to Explorers

Canaries Lose Matinee Game to Explorers

SIOUX FALLS, SD — There isn’t a hotter hitter on the Sioux Falls Canaries than Clint Coulter right now. He notched his third home run in three straight games. The Birds (34-47) came up short against the Sioux City Explorers (46-35) 12-5 on Tuesday, splitting the two-game midweek series between the two teams. Canaries starter Alex Boshers completed seven innings,…

Canaries Erase Early Deficit, Rally for 11-10 Win over Sioux City

Canaries Erase Early Deficit, Rally for 11-10 Win over Sioux City

SIOUX FALLS, SD — Down by one with the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh is usually a pressure-filled situation. Jordan Ebert made it look easy with his bases-clearing double in the seventh inning to complete a six-run comeback. The Birds (34-46) held on to their 11-10 win over Sioux City (45-35) on Monday night. He credits his…

Canaries Swept In Sioux City

Blow Lead For Fourth Straight Game And Fall 7-5

SIOUX CITY, IOWA — It was a series to forget for the Sioux Falls Canaries. The Birds lost to the Sioux City Explorers 7-5 on Sunday night at Lewis and Clark Park.   The Birds (28-33) scored four runs in the seventh inning to take a 5-2 lead, but a five-run eighth gave Sioux City (32-29) the victory.   Sioux…

Canaries Can’t Hold Another Lead In Sioux City

Birds Drop Third Straight 4-3

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  For the third straight game in Sioux City the Canaries took the lead first, but the host Explorers had the lead when it mattered most at game’s end. Sioux City handed Sioux Falls their third straight defeat with a 4-3 win on Saturday evening in Sioux City.   Sioux Falls took a 2-0 lead after the 2nd…

Canaries Double Up Sioux City

Birds Beat Explorers For Second Straight Game 8-4

SIOUX FALLS, SD — They say pressure makes diamonds, and it was no exception for the Birds Saturday. The Birds (23-23) shined in pressure situations in their 8-4 win over the Sioux City Explorers (23-24). The Birds guaranteed themselves a series win with the victory over the Explorers. The Canaries were down early but battled right back. Luis Pollorena pitched…

Canaries Batter Sioux City In Series Opener

Birds Rip Explorers 16-2

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.   —   The evening started with a successful marriage proposal from former Sioux Falls Canaries outfielder Chris Grayson to his girlfriend. His former team would continue it with plenty of success on the field during their 16-2 victory over I-29 rival Sioux City on Friday night at the Birdcage in Sioux Falls. Sioux Falls (22-23) led from start…

Canaries Bats Awaken Only To Be Stopped By Rain In Sioux City

Play Suspended Until July 19th With Sioux Falls Up 3-0

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  After two nights of offensive offensive production in which they managed just one run in losses to the host Sioux City Explorers, the Sioux Falls Canaries’ bats finally came to life in the series finale on Sunday in Sioux City. Only to see mother nature rain on their hit parade. Following an RBI triple from Clint…

Canaries Bats Silent Again In Sioux City

Birds Drop Fourth Straight Game 6-1

SIOUX CITY, IOWA — The Sioux Falls Canaries dropped the second game of their weekend rivalry series with the Sioux City Explorers 6-0 on Saturday night from Lewis and Clark Park. Jason Garcia threw seven shutout innings for Sioux City. The result puts the Birds (18-16) and Explorers (19-17) in a tie for first place in the South Division heading…

Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries trailed the Sioux City Explorers 6-0 before they even came to bat Tuesday night at SF Stadium. The #9 hitter Dexter McCall capped the outburst with a 2-run double for the X’s. Jim Patterson lasted only 5 innings giving up 10 hits a and 7 runs as the Birds dropped an 8-2 decision…

Canaries Drop Season Finale At Sioux City

Birds Finish 45-55 After 4-2 Loss

Sioux City, IA – The Sioux Falls Canaries fell to the Sioux City Explorers, 4-2, in the final game of the 2017 American Association regular season at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park.   Chris Jacobs’ gave the Canaries an early lead for the second-straight game against Sioux City, launching a solo home run over the right field wall…

Henry Belts Three Bombs In Birds Win At Sioux City

Nears Team Record After 6-1 Win

Sioux City, IA – Behind Jabari Henry’s three home runs and eight quality innings from Bo Hellquist, the Sioux Falls Canaries topped the Sioux City Explorers, 6-1, Sunday evening at Meyer Field at Lewis & Clark Park.   After three scoreless innings from Hellquist and Keith Picht, Jabari Henry and Chris Jacobs’ led off the top of the fourth with…

Canaries Beat Sioux City In Home Finale

Henry Homer The Difference In 6-5 Win

Sioux Falls, SD – The Sioux Falls Canaries topped the Sioux City Explorers, 6-5, in their final home game of the season at Sioux Falls Stadium in front of a crowd of 3,014.   Dan Motl led off the bottom of the first inning for Sioux Falls and came around to score on Chris Jacobs’ RBI single to give the…

Canaries Split Doubleheader With Sioux City

Birds Drop Game One 2-0 But Win Second Game 3-0

Sioux Falls, SD – The Sioux Falls Canaries split their Sunday doubleheader against the Sioux City Explorers in front of 2,431 at Sioux Falls Stadium, falling in game one, 2-0, and taking game two, 3-0. RHP Miles Nordgren and LHP Kramer Sneed cruised through the first three frames in under 30 minutes in game one of the doubleheader between the…