Jameson McGrane gave the St. Paul Saints every last ounce he had in a stellar 3.0 inning relief appearance. Nate Samson, who wasn’t in the starting lineup, came through with the eventual game winning RBI in the 12th.
The St. Paul Saints wore the road gray’s in their own home ballpark on Friday night at CHS Field.
It’s becoming an all too familiar situation for the St. Paul Saints: fall behind early, try to come back, but don’t have quite enough to get over the hump.
George Tsamis has been the winningest manager in franchise history since 2007.
It was a pitching match-up for the ages. St. Paul Saints starter Mike Devine, fifth best ERA in the league, against former 12-game winner in the Major Leagues, and a man who has a no-hitter with the Florida Marlins, Henderson Alvarez.
With rosters needing to be finalized by noon on Tuesday, the St. Paul Saints added one final piece as they try to make a push towards the playoffs.
A win and they were a half game out and held the tiebreaker.
This is not 2019. This is not the closing stretch the St. Paul Saints had during their championship run last season.
A night after the St. Paul Saints hung two touchdowns and two extra points on the Sioux Falls Canaries, the Canaries repaid the favor.
The St. Paul Saints selected five players in the player dispersal draft, a selection of players from the six teams not participating in the 2020 American Association season.
They shared a ballpark for the first month of the season and in their final game at Sioux Falls Stadium the St. Paul Saints were unwelcomed guests.
In a summer without much baseball being played, the only minor league in the United States and Canada that is playing in 2020 is going to extend the season a few more games.