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X’S CONTINUE TO RAKE IN THE RUNS WITH 7-2 VICTORY OVER LINCOLN

X’S CONTINUE TO RAKE IN THE RUNS WITH 7-2 VICTORY OVER LINCOLN

The Sioux City Explorers continued their hot streak against the Lincoln Saltdogs, racking up seven runs on the day, while pitching continued to be solid with only two runs allowed.


EXPLORERS EXPLODE FOR EIGHT RUNS ON PACK THE PARK NIGHT

EXPLORERS EXPLODE FOR EIGHT RUNS ON PACK THE PARK NIGHT

The Sioux City Explorers plated two runs in the second inning and never looked back, getting the 8-0 victory over the Lincoln Saltdogs at Mercy Field at Lewis and Clark Park.


CANARIES GET THE VICTORY OVER X’S ON WALK-OFF SINGLE


GAME IN SIOUX FALLS CANCELLED

GAME IN SIOUX FALLS CANCELLED

Game tonight in Sioux Falls is cancelled, tonights game will be made up on July 30 @ Sioux Falls as part of a double header. Game tomorrow will be regularly scheduled 4:05 game in Sioux Falls.


EXPLORERS FALL TO CANARIES ON RAINY FRIDAY

EXPLORERS FALL TO CANARIES ON RAINY FRIDAY

X's drop game two by final of 5-4


SILVER ANNIVERSARY SEASON KICKS-OFF WITH A VICTORY

The Sioux City Explorers open up the 2017 season with a 2-1 victory over the Canaries at Mercy Field at Lewis and Clark Park

The Sioux City Explorers open up the 2017 season with a 2-1 victory over the Canaries at Mercy Field at Lewis and Clark Park


X’s Announce Spring Training Roster & Exhibition Game Schedule

X’s Announce Spring Training Roster & Exhibition Game Schedule

PAIR OF CATCHERS SIGN WITH THE EXPLORERS

PAIR OF CATCHERS SIGN WITH THE EXPLORERS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed C Dylan Kelly and C Collin Leif to 2017 American Association contracts. 


EXPLORERS ADD PAIR OF BIG BATS

EXPLORERS ADD PAIR OF BIG BATS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed INF Nick Flair and INF John Nogowski to 2017 American Association contracts. The 2017 season marks Flair’s 3rd season on professional baseball, while Nogowski will enter his 4th season in professional baseball. 


KURT HEYER JOINS MIAMI MARLINS ORGANIZATION

KURT HEYER JOINS MIAMI MARLINS ORGANIZATION

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that RHP Kurt Heyer will join the Miami Marlins organization. Heyer recently signed with the Explorers on April 14th before being signed by the Marlins.


EXPLORERS CONTINUE BUILDING ROSTER

EXPLORERS CONTINUE BUILDING ROSTER

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed pitchers Alex White, Kevin McCanna, and Mark Vasquez to 2017 American Association contracts. 


INF BECOMES 10TH X’S PLAYER TO JOIN MLB TEAM SINCE END OF 2015 SEASON

INF BECOMES 10TH X’S PLAYER TO JOIN MLB TEAM SINCE END OF 2015 SEASON

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that INF Nelson Ward will join the Seattle Mariners organization. Ward recently signed with the Explorers on April 15th before being signed by the Mariners.


X’S ADD TRIO OF PITCHERS

X’S ADD TRIO OF PITCHERS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed pitchers James Needy, Stephen Shackleford, and Ryan Davis to 2017 American Association contracts. 


​TICKETS FOR ALL 50 HOME GAMES ON THE 2017 SCHEDULE TO GO ON SALE ON TUESDAY, APRIL 18TH @ 9:00 AM.

​TICKETS FOR ALL 50 HOME GAMES ON THE 2017 SCHEDULE TO GO ON SALE ON TUESDAY, APRIL 18TH @ 9:00 AM.

The 2017 season marks 25 years of baseball in Siouxland for the Sioux City Explorers. The X’s, coming off of back to back Central Division championships, begin their silver anniversary season on Thursday, May 18th against the Sioux Falls Canaries for opening night of the 2017 American Association season at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park. Beginning Tuesday, April 18th, fans will get their first opportunity to purchase single game tickets for the 2017 home opener on Thursday, May 18, and all home games on the Explorers 2017 schedule. In 2017, all Monday – Saturday home games will start at 7:05 PM and all Sunday home games will return to a 6:05 PM start (exceptions: May 23 – 11:05 AM and September 4 – 2:05 PM). Ticket prices for the 2017 season will remain very affordable for fans to enjoy Explorers baseball all summer long with Box Seats being only $12.00 each, Reserved Seats $10.00 each and General Admission tickets are just $6.00 each. Now is the time to reserve your group outing, as group discounts are available for all 50 home games for groups of 20 or more people.

 

X’S ADD PAIR OF BATS

X’S ADD PAIR OF BATS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed OF Jayce Ray and INF/OF Alan Ahmady to 2017 American Association contracts. The 2017 season will mark both Ray’s and Ahmady’s 5th season in professional baseball, first in Sioux City.


X’S SIGN SPEEDY OUTFIELDER TONY CAMPANA

X’S SIGN SPEEDY OUTFIELDER TONY CAMPANA

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed former MLB OF Tony Campana to a 2017 American Association contract. The 2017 season will mark Campana’s 9th season in professional baseball. Campana played parts of 4 seasons in the big leagues with the Cubs, D’Backs, and Angels.

 

Voice of the X’s’ Dave Nitz Returns for 9th Season

Voice of the X’s’ Dave Nitz Returns for 9th Season

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that veteran play-by-play broadcaster Dave Nitz will return as the ‘Voice of the X’s’ for the 2017 season, which marks the clubs 25th year of baseball in Siouxland, and 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). 

 

X’S INK PAIR A LEFT-HANDED PITCHERS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has re-signed LHP Cody Forsythe and signed LHP Bryan Radziewski to 2017 American Association contracts. The 2017 season will mark Forsythe’s 5th season in professional baseball, 2nd as a member of the X’s. Radziewski will enter his 3rd season in professional baseball, 1st with the X’s.

 

FORMER BIG LEAGUER SIGNS WITH X’S

FORMER BIG LEAGUER SIGNS WITH X’S

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has signed former Chicago Cubs INF Josh Vitters to a 2017 American Association contract. The 2017 season will mark Vitters’ 10th season in professional baseball.


EXPLORERS RE-SIGN PAIR OF ARMS

EXPLORERS RE-SIGN PAIR OF ARMS

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the club has re-signed RHP Ryan Zimmerman and LHP Hobbs Johnson to 2017 American Association contracts. The 2017 season will mark Zimmerman’s 5th season in professional baseball, 3rd as a member of the X’s and Johnson’s 2nd season with the Explorers, 5th in professional baseball.