The Fort Wayne Mad Ants open the 2014-2015 season Saturday night. This year the team will open the season with the name defending champs, and that title appears to have given the ‘Ants an increase in ticket sales.
Since the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) and Minor League Baseball (MiLB) first began honoring a Sports Turf Manager of the Year in 2004, no one had ever won the award in back-to-back years at the Single-A level. That is, until now.
Cleveland’s Corey Kluber won the AL Cy Young Award, edging Seattle’s Felix Hernandez.
Former Canterbury basketball standout Austin Hatch, who survived two plane crashes, made his college debut Monday night for the University of Michigan, scoring one point in an exhibition game against Wayne State.
The Cavs beat Evansville Mater Dei 1-0 for the state title on November 1, but had to postpone their pep rally due to a field trip by the junior class.
Only Chris Porter and Ramon Harris return off last year’s championship roster.
Bishop Dwenger graduate and Cincinnati Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert could miss the rest of the NFL season as he continues to rehab from a dislocated elbow.
The Mad Ants opened camp Tuesday morning in preparation for the 2014-15 NBA Development League season, and a flood of new faces will be suiting up for the defending champions.
Bishop Luers graduate Kevin Kiermaier is one of the top three right fielders in the American League – he just wasn’t number one in 2014.
Maddon was introduced Monday as Chicago’s fifth manager since the start of the 2010 season, replacing Rick Renteria, and given a $25 million, five-year contract.
Upon completion of the 2014 NBA D-League Draft today, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants have finalized their 2014-15 training camp roster.
Roy Hibbert had 22 points, eight rebounds and seven blocks, leading the short-handed Indiana Pacers to a 103-91 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
The short-handed Indiana Pacers will be without three more players, two of them starters, for this week’s season opener.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants, presented by Lutheran Health Network, announced today that the team will put on the first annual Mad Ants Showcase at East Noble High School in the Big Blue Pit on Thursday, November 6 at 6:30 p.m.
Minor League Baseball has announced that former Fort Wayne center fielder Mallex Smith is the fans’ choice for Top Offensive Player this year.
Chicago Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston will miss the remainder of the season after he ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee while celebrating a late sack in a blowout loss.
Bishop Luers grad Kevin Kiermaier could add an exclamation point to a fantastic rookie season next month as the Tampa Bay Rays outfielder is one of three finalists for the American League right field Gold Glove.
The open tryout will be held at the McMillen Park Community Center and will be the final tryout held by the Mad Ants leading up to the 2014-15 season.
The 41-year-old Vogel was entering the final year of his current deal.
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