CLEBURNE, Texas — The Sioux City Explorers had to burn some midnight oil because of a long rain delay, but the wait was well worth it.
The Bandits surrendered a run in each of the seventh and eighth innings en route to a 6-5 loss to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Sunday at Fox Cities Stadium. The Bandits have now lost five straight since winning the opener of the series on June 21.
CLEBURNE, Texas — The Sioux City Explorers on Friday snapped out of a six game losing streak with a 7-5 win over the Cleburne Railroaders.
Quad Cities reliever Emilio Marquez has been promoted to triple-A Omaha several times this season.
Quad Cities tallied 12 base hits against a quartet of Wisconsin pitchers but stranded eight on base and had another caught stealing during a 4-3 loss to the Timber Rattlers.
GRAND CHUTE, Wis. — The Quad Cities River Bandits got a taste of the big leagues on Thursday night.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — On a dreary day Thursday, the Kansas City Monarchs hit four home runs to finish a sweep of the Sioux City Explorers, 8-1.
GRAND CHUTE, Wis. — A night after scoring 13 runs and tallying 18 hits, the Quad Cities River Bandits' offense was relatively held in check.
Following a rough first half, a new beginning looks good to the Quad Cities River Bandits.
Catcher Luca Tresh tallied four hits and drove in three runs while falling a home run short of the cycle and Burle Dixon drove in three runs on three hits from the No. 9 spot as the River Bandits beat the Timber Rattlers, 13-5.
Charlie Neuweiler and Emilio Marquez combine on a five-hit victory and give the rest of the Quad Cities River Bandits pitching staff the night off in a win over South Bend.
SIOUX CITY — When Explorers manager Steve Montgomery said earlier this season he would like the pro baseball team to get to the .500 mark, I had doubts.
The Quad Cities River Bandits center fielder Diego Hernandez may be one of the hottest hitters in minor league baseball this month – hitting .404 over 12 games in June.
Parker Bates both finished the game as a pitcher and hit a ninth inning home run in the River Bandits' 14-7 loss to the South Bend Cubs.
Sioux City Explorers closer Thomas McIlraith is 2-1 on the season with a 0.54 earned run average in 16 2/3 innings. He’s got eight saves. He hasn’t allowed an earned run since June 1.
Quad Cities scored four insurance runs in the eighth inning to top South Bend.
SIOUX CITY — John Anthon's journey has taken him to Sioux City and on Tuesday night, the Sioux City Explorers catcher hit his first home run.
Dillan Shrum drove a one-out pitch into the gap in left-center field to drive home the tying and winning runs in a 5-4 walk-off Midwest League victory over South Bend at Modern Woodmen Park.
GENEVA, Ill. — Two home runs in the ninth inning helped the Sioux City Explorers take the series lead over the Gary SouthShore RailCats on Saturday with a 6-3 win.
SIOUX CITY — Kobey Schlotman made his Explorers debut on Thursday night in a 6-0 loss to the Kane County Cougars. While it wasn’t the way Schlotman probably drew it up, manager Steve Montgomery has confidence that the newest arm will make big contributions.
The Sioux City Explorers (9-12) extended their winning streak on Thursday with a 9-3 win over Kane County in Game 1 of a doubleheader.
The Explorers will now play two straight days of doubleheaders. Sioux City will also play Gary SouthShore in a Friday twinbill since Sunday’s scheduled game between the two was rained out at Lewis and Clark Park.
SIOUX CITY - The Sioux City Explorers take the rubber game from the Milwaukee Milkmen by a final of 8-5 on Thursday.
“I can’t fault the gentlemen in the locker room for their work ethic,” Explorers manager Steve Montgomery said. “We just haven’t had anything go our way. Not one bounce nor one pitch. I’m more happy for those guys in there, because they’ve come to work. We have a bunch of injuries and they’re not seeing any light at the end of the tunnel. I just hope that this can provide a spark for us."
SIOUX CITY -- The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning to spoil the Explorers' bid of a win on Sunday, beating the X's 7-6 at Lewis and Clark Park.
SIOUX CITY — Just do your jobs.
SIOUX CITY — The Sioux City Explorers lost their sixth straight game Friday night, falling 5-4 to the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks at Mercy Field at Lewis and Clark Park.