Category Archives: Palm Beach Cardinals

Appel wins first game as pro; Jokisch throws no-hitter

Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Mark Appel earned his first professional win Tuesday after throwing five full innings in a game for the first time as a Houston Astros farmhand. Appel, the top pick in this year’s draft, is on a pitch count … Continue reading

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More former Midwest Leaguers on the move (and other news)

Two more former Midwest League players were traded before today’s deadline: RHP Kyle Smith and RHP Matt Stites. (Read my related posts here and here.) The Royals traded Smith to the Astros for OF Justin Maxwell. Smith pitched for the … Continue reading

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River Bandits rally to beat Cougars 6-5

Down 3-0 as late as the 6th inning, the Quad Cities River Bandits rallied three times to beat the Kane County Cougars 6-5 in a back-and-forth game at Modern Woodmen Park. The win also keeps alive the River Bandits’ hopes … Continue reading

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