Author: Bryan Giese

Teams finish season series 2 runs short of 100 The Lake Country DockHounds and Kansas City Monarchs completed their season series Saturday. It was another drama-filled contest that saw the Monarchs outlast the DockHounds 9-6. Lake Country got on the scoreboard first. DockHounds designated hitter, Gio Brusa showed once again why he was selected to last weeks All-Star game. With Gabriel Noriega on first and two outs, Brusa took the 2-1 offering from Monarchs starting pitcher, Lewis Thorpe, and homered for the nineteenth time this season. DockHounds starter, Alex McRae began his outing by striking out the side in the…

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The Kansas City Monarchs outlasted the Lake Country DockHounds Friday night by a final score of 18-10. In a game lasting nearly four hours, the DockHounds and Monarchs flexed their offensive mites once again. Not a single position player failed to reach base, while every player in the Monarchs lineup collected at least one hit. Hernandez Bid For MVP Early season MVP candidate, Jan Hernandez highlighted the evening by hitting for the cycle (his second of the season,) going 4 for 4 with 2 walks and driving in 5 runs. He started his evening with a run scoring double in…

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A walk off double follows an All-Stars ejection The Lake Country DockHounds kicked off the second half of their season Thursday evening in Kansas City. Casey Gillaspie of the Monarchs, spoiled the party, however. His double in the bottom of the ninth gave the home team a 3-2, walk off victory. After being silenced for most of the night, the DockHounds offense came to life late in the game. Beginning in the seventh with a Tristan Carranza leadoff home run, the visitors completed the comeback in the top of the ninth on an RBI single by Lamar Briggs, tying the…

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Three DockHounds Selected to American Association All-Star Game Tuesday night’s American Association of Professional Baseball All-Star game marked the unofficial mid-way point of the 2022 season. The league’s newest club, the Lake Country DockHounds, had three unique representatives named to this year’s East Division squad. Alex McRae – Pitcher When the DockHounds have needed a shutdown performance from a starting pitcher, they have relied on Alex McRae. In 8 games this season, McRae has pitched 48 innings with a 2.06 earned run average, allowing just 16 runs, while striking out 48. He currently has a string of seven straight quality…

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