Saints Improve Record to 4-5 in the 2020 American Association Season.
Iconic actor Bill Murray plays Carl Spackler, the unhinged groundskeeper hell-bent on gopher annihilation and known for quotes such as: "What an incredible Cinderella story. This unknown comes out of nowhere to lead the pack."
Alay Lago is now batting .412 at a seven for 17 clip with a home run and RBI through four games to start the year.
Mike Devine goes five innings for the win, while Josh Allen enjoys banner day.
Long balls by first baseman John Silviano, outfielder Sebastian Zawada (a two-run shot), and catcher Chris Chinea three-run bomb accounted for six of the 14 Saints' runs.
Saint Paul Saints get ready for 2020 season with three more players added to roster.
St. Louis selected Chinea in the 17th round of the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft out of LSU and spent all but the final two games of that season at the Rookie Level with Johnson City. He hit .313 with six home runs and 27 RBI in 44 contests. In 160 at bats he scored 19 runs, had 11 doubles, one triple, a .356 on base percentage, and a .506 slugging percentage for an .863 OPS.
The 27-year-old Max Murphy was on fire for the first part of the 2019 season, slugging .343 with 17 home runs, 43 RBI, 13 doubles, and one triple.
The American Association season will run from July 3-September 10 with a Championship Series, consisting of the top two teams from the regular season, to follow in a best-of-five game format starting on Saturday, September 12, and ending no later than Thursday, September 17.
Baseballism, a lifestyle brand devoted to all things baseball and its rich history as America’s pastime, has been brought aboard to promote the season with a retail offering commemorating the spirit of the effort via a “For Love of the Game” log