PRESS RELEASE – The Sioux City Explorers announce today the hiring of Boyd Pitkin as Director of Baseball and Stadium Operations. Pitkin will help lead the Explorers during their 27th season in Siouxland.
It’s hard to believe it has been 25 years since construction began on a new $3.5 million baseball stadium on the south edge of Sioux City (IA) to house the Sioux City Explorers (Independent Professional, American Association) of the start-up Northern League. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – – In honor of the Explorers’ upcoming 25th season in Siouxland, the team officially unveiled a new commemorative logo, which will be featured on the right sleeve of a special 25th Anniversary season game jersey that will be worn by the X’s during the 2017 season, which begins on May 18th at Mercy Field at Lewis and Clark Park. Continue reading
Fans of the Sioux City Explorers (Independent Professional, American Association) will see some big changes at Lewis and Clark Park when the X’s open their season Thursday against the Sioux Falls Canaries. Improvements include a 19.6-by-36.4-foot, $400,000 video board. Read more here.
Graham Knight from BaseballPilgrimages.com recently visited Central Park, home of the Sioux City Explorers (Indy Pro, American Association. Read more and view photos here.
PRESS RELEASE – Sioux City Explorers General Manager, Shane Tritz, has been named the 2013 American Association Executive of the Year, the league office announced today. The award was decided by a vote of all thirteen teams’ field managers and media representatives and this is the first time in team history that a member of the Sioux City Explorers organization has received the award. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that they are involved with a project to bring a portion of an independent film production to Lewis and Clark Park. Continue reading