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JACKSON NAMED PLAYER OF THE WEEK

JACKSON NAMED PLAYER OF THE WEEK

 Explorers catcher Daniel Jackson was named the Pointstreak Player of the Week. 


X'S COMEBACK BID FALLS SHORT IN LOSS TO SALTDOGS

X'S COMEBACK BID FALLS SHORT IN LOSS TO SALTDOGS

Lincoln, NE - Saltdogs starter Michael Tamburino threw six and a third innings of no hit ball to shut down the Explorers and hand them their first loss of the season in the series finale of the four game set. 



EXPLORERS OFFENSE POWERS WAY TO THIRD WIN OF SEASON

EXPLORERS OFFENSE POWERS WAY TO THIRD WIN OF SEASON

The Explorers score 14 runs on 17 hits and demolish the Saltdogs by a score of 14-6 to start the season 3-0. 

 



EXPLORERS DOUBLE UP ON WIN TOTAL WITH VICTORY OVER SALTDOGS

EXPLORERS DOUBLE UP ON WIN TOTAL WITH VICTORY OVER SALTDOGS

The Sioux City Explorers used a big rally, dominant pitching and timely defense to beat the Lincoln Saltdogs 6-0 and get their second win on the young season


EXPLORERS RALLY IN NINTH INNING FOR OPENING DAY WIN

EXPLORERS RALLY IN NINTH INNING FOR OPENING DAY WIN

The Sioux City Explorers scored 3 runs in the ninth inning against the Lincoln Saltdogs to get the victory in the 2018 season opener.


EXPLORERS OPENING NIGHT ROSTER IS SET

EXPLORERS OPENING NIGHT ROSTER IS SET

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has released INF Dre Gleason, LHP Hunter Ackerman, RHP Marcus Jensen, and RHP Andrew Thurman. The Explorers roster is now at the American Association regular season league maximum of 23 active players. The X’s open the 2018 season this Thursday night against the Lincoln Saltdogs at 7:05 PM at Haymarket Park in Lincoln, NE. The 2018 Home Opener is set for Friday, May 25th at 7:05PM as the X’s host the Cleburne Railroaders for game one of a scheduled 3 game series.

 

EXPLORERS GRIND OUT VICTORY IN PRE SEASON FINALE

In the final game of the pre season schedule the Explorers defeat the Sioux Falls Canaries by a score of 4-3.  

 



EXPLORERS BATS COME ALIVE IN WIN OVER CANARIES

The Explorers pound out 15 hits and score 11 runs in a pre-season victory over the Sioux Falls Canaries from Vermillion, SD.


DAVID KERIAN ADDED TO SPRING TRAINING ROSTER AS NON-ROSTER INVITEE

DAVID KERIAN ADDED TO SPRING TRAINING ROSTER AS NON-ROSTER INVITEE

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has added first basemen David Kerian to their spring training roster as a non-roster invitee. Kerian will join the Explorers on May 10, and try to earn a spot on the final 23 man roster.


X'S EXHIBITION GAME ENDS IN TIE

X'S EXHIBITION GAME ENDS IN TIE

Moville, IA - The Sioux City Explorers played their second exhibition game of the 2018 season against the Sioux Falls Canaries on Wednesday evening in Moville, Iowa with the game resulting in a 2-2 tie after 9 innings.


Spring Training Roster & Exhibition Game Schedule

Spring Training Roster & Exhibition Game Schedule

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers 2018 spring training roster is set and the X’s will begin day one of spring training this Saturday (May 5th) at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park with 27 players in camp (17 pitchers, 2 catchers, 5 infielders, and 3 outfielders). 


DEXTURE McCALL, TAYLOR HYSSONG NEWEST X’S

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed 1B Dexture McCall and LHP Taylor Hyssong to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark McCall’s 5th season in professional baseball and Hyssong’s 3rd season in professional baseball.


EXPLORERS ADD TWO MORE QUALITY ARMS

EXPLORERS ADD TWO MORE QUALITY ARMS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed RHP Parker Markel and RHP Andrew Thurman to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark Markel’s 8th season in professional baseball and Thurman’s 6th season in professional baseball.


HOME GAME TICKETS

HOME GAME TICKETS

TICKETS FOR ALL 50 HOME GAMES ON SALE NOW!

 

EXPLORERS SIGN PAIR OF ROOKIE PITCHERS

EXPLORERS SIGN PAIR OF ROOKIE PITCHERS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed RHP Holden Helmink and RHP Tyler Fallwell to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark Helmink’s 4th season in professional baseball and Fallwell’s 3rd season in professional baseball.


Connor Ryan Tabbed as New ‘Voice of the X’s’

Connor Ryan Tabbed as New ‘Voice of the X’s’

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that Connor Ryan will be the new ‘Voice of the X’s’ for the 2018 season. Ryan will be replacing veteran play-by-play broadcaster Dave Nitz, who was the X’s broadcaster for the past 9 seasons, before retiring at the completion of the 2017 season. All 100 Sioux City Explorers games will once again be heard on KSCJ – 1360 AM / 94.9 FM and via the X’s website (www.xsbaseball.com). 


EXPLORERS SIGN PAIR OF BATS

EXPLORERS SIGN PAIR OF BATS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed INF Jay Baum and also re-signed INF Dre Gleason to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark Baum’s 5th season in professional baseball and Gleason’s 2nd season in professional baseball.


KELLY AND JACKSON BACK WITH X’S

KELLY AND JACKSON BACK WITH X’S

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that C Dylan Kelly will play out his option and return for the 2018 season. The Explorers have also re-signed C/1B Daniel Jackson to a 2018 American Association contract. The 2018 season will mark Kelly’s 5th season in professional baseball and Jackson’s 2nd season in professional baseball.

 
 

X’S BOLSTER PITCHING STAFF WITH PAIR OF FORMER BIG LEAGUERS

X’S BOLSTER PITCHING STAFF WITH PAIR OF FORMER BIG LEAGUERS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed former Washington Nationals RHP Taylor Jordan and former Oakland A’s and Philadelphia Phillies LHP Patrick Schuster to 2018 American Association contracts.


X’S SIGN PAIR OF FAMILIAR RIGHT-HANDED PITCHERS

X’S SIGN PAIR OF FAMILIAR RIGHT-HANDED PITCHERS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed RHP Geoff Broussard and re-signed RHP Keith Picht to 2018 American Association contracts. The 2018 season will mark Broussard’s 7th season in professional baseball and Picht’s 6th season in professional baseball.