Celebrate the return of a special "Star Wars" Night when the Chicago Dogs take on the Winnipeg Goldeyes
tonight at Impact Field, 9850 Balmoral Ave., Rosemont.
The Saint Paul Saints team name will be secularized to "Mister Paul Aints" for the atheist takeover when they play their division rivals, Winnipeg Goldeyes
. The "S" in Saints will be covered on signs throughout CHS Field and the home team players will wear "Mr.
The group took in a Winnipeg Goldeyes
game, had a visit from AFN Chief Phil Fontaine and visited the Health Sciences Centre.
Riverside Park in downtown Winnipeg will be a first-class baseball venue for the Games and will become the new home of the Winnipeg Goldeyes
. Out-of-town venues, like Lake Minnedosa and the Gimli Yacht Club, are being enhanced to ready them for competition and future community use.
Winnipeg is also home to several major league sports: the Manitoba Moose of the International Hockey League, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League, the Winnipeg Cyclone professional basketball team, and the Winnipeg Goldeyes
, a professional AA Northern League baseball team.
Gustavo Pierre and David Olmedo-Barrera homered, but the Chicago Dogs could not limit the high-powered Winnipeg Goldeyes
offense as they fell, 14-4, on Wednesday night at Impact Field.
-- Traded OF Reggie Abercrombie to Sussex County (Can-Am) for cash and a player to be named.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Austin Wright struck out seven over seven innings of work, but the Chicago Dogs could not get the offense going as they fell to the Winnipeg Goldeyes
10-2 on Saturday night at Shaw Park.
-- The Chicago Dogs mashed three homers to back a vintage start from Carlos Zambrano en route to a series-clinching 5-1 win over the Winnipeg Goldeyes
on Friday night at Shaw Park.
Behind three homers and ten extra-base hits to back a stellar start from Jake Dahlberg, the Chicago Dogs rolled to a 13-0 series-opening win over the Winnipeg Goldeyes
on Thursday night at Shaw Park.