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RELEASE | SMITH NAMED FRONTIER LEAGUE PITCHER OF THE WEEK

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Frontier League announced on Monday afternoon that Otters starting pitcher Zach Smith has been named the Pitcher of the Week for the week of June 18-23.

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OTTERS, Y'ALLS FINALE POSTPONED

FLORENCE, KY - Due to inclement weather throughout the Florence area, Sunday's series finale with the Florence Y'alls has been postponed.

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OTTERS HOME OPENER POSTPONED

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Due to inclement weather and wet field conditions in Evansville Tuesday, the Evansville Otters' home opener against the Gateway Grizzlies has been postponed. 

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OTTERS, FIFTH THIRD BANK ANNOUNCE REVAMPED FAMILY NIGHTS

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters and Fifth Third Bank are excited to announce a new version of Fifth Third Bank Family Nights, which will take place at every Tuesday home Otters game at Bosse Field this summer.

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OTTERS ADD FOUR NEWCOMERS TO 2024 ROSTER

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters continue building the 2024 roster with the signings of Clayton Keyes, David Mendham, Chris Davis and Kade Lancour.

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OTTERS ANNOUNCE 2024 PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters are excited to announce their promotional schedule for the upcoming 2024 Frontier League season.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE TO HOST 2024 TRYOUT CAMP & DRAFT AT WILD THINGS PARK

WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Frontier League of Professional Baseball, an MLB-partner league, has announced that its 31st Annual Tryout Camp and Draft will be held Monday, April 21 and Tuesday, April 22, 2024, at Wild Things Park in Washington, Pennsylvania, home of the Washington Wild Things.

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OTTERS ANNOUNCE 2024 GAME TIMES

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters moved one step closer to the 2024 Frontier League season on Friday with the announcement of home game times for the upcoming summer.

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OTTERS TO HOST NIKE BASEBALL CAMP AT BOSSE FIELD

EVANSVILLE, IN - The Evansville Otters have announced a new partnership with US Sports Camps, the licensed operator of Nike Sports Camps, to deliver a first-of-its-kind Nike Baseball Camp at Bosse Field this summer.

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FLAIG TO WORK WITH ORIOLES' MILB SQUADS

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Evansville Otters athletic trainer Dr. Mandy Flaig, LAT, ATC has been hired by the Baltimore Orioles to work alongside their MiLB teams for the upcoming season.

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OTTERS ANNOUNCE FRONT OFFICE MOVES

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters have announced the promotion of Brycen Moore, title change of Gabi Gilpin and the hiring of Lucas Thomas and Jackson Pullen.

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MYERS' CONTRACT PURCHASED BY RAYS

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Evansville Otters outfielder and reigning Frontier League Rookie of the Year Noah Myers has had his contract purchased by the Tampa Bay Rays, the team announced Thursday morning. 

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POLANCIC'S CONTRACT PURCHASED BY BREWERS

EVANSVILLE, Ind. –Evansville Otters closer Jake Polancic has had his contract purchased by the Milwaukee Brewers, the team announced Tuesday afternoon.

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OTTERS KICK OFF 2024 SIGNINGS WITH LOCAL STAR

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters have begun building the 2024 roster with the signing of Evansville native, catcher Logan Brown.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE AWARDS MEMBERSHIP TO NEW ENGLAND

The Frontier League announced today that its Board of Directors has issued membership for a new team that will play at Campanelli Stadium in Brockton, Massachusetts beginning with the upcoming 2024 season.

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WINNECKE TO BE PRESENTED LEAGUE WIDE AWARD

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Frontier League will be presenting Evansville mayor Lloyd Winnecke with the 2023 Commissioner’s Award of Excellence prior to tonight's Evansville Otters game at Bosse Field.

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NOAH MYERS NAMED FRONTIER LEAGUE ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Evansville, Ind. – The Frontier League announced Sunday morning that Noah Myers has been named the Frontier League Rookie of the Year. 

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ALLEN RETURNS TO EVANSVILLE

Evansville, Ind. – The Evansville Otters have signed INF Josh Allen for the Frontier League Championship Series.

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MYERS NAMED PLAYER OF THE WEEK

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Frontier League announced Monday afternoon that Evansville Otters outfielder Noah Myers has been named the Player of the Week.

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MATTIS MAKES RETURN TO EVANSVILLE

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Evansville Otters announced the signing of INF Gary Mattis on Friday afternoon.

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EVANSVILLE SIGNS TEXAS A&M ALUM AUSTIN BOST

Evansville, Ind– From the SEC to the Frontier League. The Evansville Otters announced Tuesday the signing of All-SEC utility player Austin Bost.

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MYERS ADDED TO ALL-STAR GAME ROSTER

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Frontier League announced the 2023 All-Star Game late additions on Thursday morning, featuring Evansville Otters outfielder Noah Myers.

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FIVE OTTERS SELECTED TO 2023 ALL-STAR GAME

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Frontier League announced the 2023 All-Star Game rosters on Monday, featuring five selections from the Evansville Otters in Dakota Phillips, Jomar Reyes, Jeffrey Baez, Tim Holdgrafer and Leoni De La Cruz.

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OTTERS, GRIZZLIES SERIES FINALE POSTPONED

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Due to inclement weather and wet field conditions in Evansville Thursday, the Evansville Otters' home game and series finale against the Gateway Grizzlies has been postponed.

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FOGGO'S CONTRACT PURCHASED BY METS

Evansville, Ind. –  Evansville right handed pitcher Eric Foggo has had his contract purchased by the New York Mets organization.

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POLANCIC NAMED TO PAN AM GAMES QUALIFIER ROSTER

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Evansville Otters closer Jake Polancic has been named to the Baseball Canada roster for the WBSC Americas Pan Am Games Qualifiers in Buenos Aires, Argentina from June 16-21.

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OTTERS,THUNDERBOLTS SERIES OPENER POSTPONED

Crestwood, Ill. – The Evansville Otters series opener at the Windy City ThunderBolts has been postponed due to rain throughout the evening in Chicagoland.

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WYNNE EARNS MLB CALL-UP

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – On Sunday, the Cincinnati Reds called up former Evansville Otters pitcher Randy Wynne to the major leagues.

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OTTERS ANNOUNCE FIFTH THIRD BANK FAMILY NIGHTS

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters and Fifth Third Bank are excited to announce a partnership to bring fans Fifth Third Bank Family Nights every Tuesday at Bosse Field.

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OTTERS DRAFT PAIR FROM FRONTIER LEAGUE TRYOUTS

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - On Tuesday afternoon, the Evansville Otters drafted LHP Brett Winkelmann and C Damon Maynard from the annual Frontier League Tryout Camp in Sauget, Ill.

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OTTERS INK LOCAL PAIR

The Evansville Otters have signed local talent Tristan Cummings and Aaron Beck.

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SINGLE GAME TICKETS NOW ON SALE

Single game tickets are on sale now for the 2023 season at Historic Bosse Field with the Evansville Otters.

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EVANSVILLE RE-SIGNS FOUR, INCLUDING TWO ALL-STARS

The Evansville Otters have re-signed Dakota Phillips, Parker Brahms, Jake Polancic and Brody Tanksley to return to Evansville for the 2023 season.

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OTTERS RECOGNIZE CAREERS OF STAR DUO

The Evansville Otters would like to congratulate outfielders Elijah MacNamee and Miles Gordon as they move away from their baseball playing careers.

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DAVIS BIDS GOODBYE TO EVANSVILLE

The Evansville Otters announced Friday the trade of infielder J.R. Davis to the Gastonia Honey Hunters of the Atlantic League.

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OTTERS LOOKING FOR GAMEDAY STAFF, ANNOUNCE JOB FAIR

The Evansville Otters are looking for individuals to join the gameday staff for the 2023 season.

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OTTERS REVEAL 2023 PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Evansville Otters are excited to announce the promotion schedule for the 2023 regular season.

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OTTERS KICK OFF 2023 SIGNINGS WITH FOREIGN TRIO

The Evansville Otters have begun building the 2023 roster with the signings of Audry Perez, Yoel Yanqui and Jomar Reyes.

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OTTERS ADD GROUP OF ROOKIES TO 2023 ROSTER

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters announced the signing of four young players to the 2023 squad on Friday.

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OTTERS RE-SIGN OUTFIELDER BAEZ

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters announced Friday morning the re-signing of Jeffrey Baez.

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GCS CREDIT UNION BALLPARK TO HOST 2023 TRYOUT CAMP & DRAFT

SAUGET, Ill. – The Frontier League of Professional Baseball has announced that their 30 th annual Tryout Camp and Draft will be held on Monday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 25 at GCS Credit Union Ballpark in Sauget, Illinois, home of the Gateway Grizzlies.

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OTTERS MOURNING THE LOSS OF ANALYST BILL MCKEON

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters are mourning the death of radio analyst Bill McKeon, who died after a brief illness Friday surrounded by his family at age 90.

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OTTERS ADD KORTE TO COACHING STAFF

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters announced Thursday morning that Rick Korte has been added to the coaching staff.

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OTTERS MAKE FRONT-OFFICE CHANGES

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Evansville Otters have announced the promotions of Nolan Vandergriff and Keith Millikan alongside the hiring of Matthew Will.

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FORMER OTTERS PITCHER SAWYER SIGNS WITH CARDINALS

After an astounding 2022 season, former Evansville Otters closer Logan Sawyer has been signed by the St. Louis Cardinals. 

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RELEASE: FRONTIER LEAGUE MOVES TO INCREASE ACTION AND SHORTEN GAME TIMES

The Frontier League announced on Friday they will be adding a Pitch Clock in all ballparks for the 2023 season. The clock, which will limit the time pitchers and hitters take between pitches, is designed to increase the action and reduce the down time in Frontier League games.

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OTTERS’ GOSSMANN ADDED TO FRONTIER LEAGUE ALL-STAR GAME

The Frontier League announced that Evansville Otters pitcher Austin Gossmann has been added to the 2022 Frontier League West Division All-Star team.

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OTTERS PITCHER BRAHMS SIGNED BY REDS

The Evansville Otters have announced that starting pitcher Parker Brahms has been signed by the Cincinnati Reds.

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OTTERS GET FOUR SELECTED TO THE FRONTIER LEAGUE ALL-STAR GAME

The Frontier League announced the 2022 All-Star Game rosters on Monday, featuring four selections from the Evansville Otters in Logan Sawyer, Dakota Phillips, Zach Biermann and Parker Brahms.

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WATLAND NAMED FRONTIER LEAGUE PITCHER OF THE WEEK

The Frontier League has named Evansville Otters pitcher Justin Watland the Pitcher of the Week.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE PROVIDES GREAT VALUE FOR FAMILIES TO EXPERIENCE PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL

A survey of the Frontier League baseball clubs has proven that going to a Frontier League game is one of the more affordable forms of entertainment in 2022, especially for families.

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OTTERS PITCHER RILEY SIGNED BY ACEREROS DE MONCLOVA

The Evansville Otters have announced that relief pitcher Joe Riley has been signed by the Acereros de Monclova of the Mexican Baseball League.

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OTTERS INFIELDER MATTIS SIGNED BY DIAMONDBACKS

The Evansville Otters have announced that infielder Gary Mattis has been signed by the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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OTTERS PITCHER HOLDGRAFER SIGNED BY ROYALS

The Evansville Otters have announced that starting pitcher Tim Holdgrafer has been signed by the Kansas City Royals.

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ANNUAL JACOB’S VILLAGE, OTTERS BENEFIT GAME SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 30

Jacob’s Village and the Evansville Otters announced the 16th annual benefit game at Bosse Field is scheduled for June 30 at 6:35 p.m. when the Otters take on the Joliet Slammers.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE ANNOUNCES 2022 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

The Frontier League of Professional Baseball has announced the Inductees for the 2022 Frontier League Hall of Fame.

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OTTERS HOSTING YOUTH LEAGUE NIGHTS

The Evansville Otters will be hosting sponsored Youth League nights, where youth players on night sponsored teams will receive a free game ticket for each kid on the team.

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ERIC KRUPA NAMED FRONTIER LEAGUE PRESIDENT

The Frontier League announced today that it has hired Eric Krupa as its new League President.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE UNVEILS REBRANDED LOGO

The Frontier League of Professional Baseball has announced a brand refresh with new logos, new website, and new stats provider as the league prepares for its 29th season and second season as Professional Partner League of Major League Baseball.

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BOSSE FIELD TO HOST RIVER CITY WIFFLEBALL CLASSIC

A new fundraising experience for the whole family is coming to the Tri-State. The River City Wiffleball Classic will be he held on Saturday, Aug. 13. If you have ever had that field of dreams moment when you envisioned hitting a home run out of the park at Evansville’s Historic Bosse Field, this is your chance!

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FRONTIER LEAGUE PARTNERS WITH BASEBALLCLOUD AND YAKKERTECH TO PROVIDE PLAYER ANALYTICS

BaseballCloud and Yakkertech, who provide data solutions for hundreds of collegiate programs and multiple professional organizations, today announced that they have entered a multiyear exclusive partnership with the Frontier League, the longest-running active professional independent baseball league in the United States and a Major League Baseball Professional Partner League.

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OTTERS ADD THREE MORE TO 2022 ROSTER; RILEY RETURNING

The Evansville Otters have added three more players to the 2022 roster in pitcher Drake Nightengale, pitcher Jacob Gilliland, and infielder Andy Armstrong, while relief pitcher Joe Riley is also returning for the Otters in 2022.

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OTTERS ANNOUNCE COACHING STAFF FOR 2022 SEASON

The Evansville Otters and manager Andy McCauley announced the team will have its familiar names returning to the coaching staff and in the dugout for the 2022 season.

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OTTERS SINGLE GAME TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Single game tickets for the 2022 Evansville Otters’ home season at Bosse Field are on sale now.

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OTTERS ACCEPTING AUDITIONS TO BE MASCOTS IN 2022

The Evansville Otters are accepting auditions to be mascot characters for the 2022 season.

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BASEBALL'S ULTIMATE FAN SWEEPSTAKES

What makes you Baseball’s Ultimate Fan? Submit your photos, videos or story for a chance to win an exclusive Frontier League All-Star experience, pres. by the Washington County Tourism Promotion Agency, this summer in Washington, Pa. at the Washington Wild Things.

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OTTERS’ PORTELA, ALMONTE AND DAVIS RETURNING IN 2022

The Evansville Otters will have more returning experience in 2022, as pitcher Polo Portela, pitcher Abraham Almonte, and infielder J.R. Davis will be returning this season.

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OTTERS REVEAL 2022 PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE

With baseball season just around the corner, the Evansville Otters have revealed the 2022 promotional schedule, featuring weekday and single game promotions at Bosse Field.

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OTTERS INK DEALS WITH SPARKS AND SENSLEY FOR 2022

The Evansville Otters have signed pitcher Mitch Sparks and utility player Steven Sensley for the 2022 season.

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WASHINGTON WILD THINGS AWARDED 2022 FRONTIER LEAGUE ALL-STAR GAME

The Frontier League and the Washington Wild Things announced today that Washington, Pennsylvania has been awarded the Frontier League’s 2022 All-Star Game. The All-Star celebration and festivities begin in Washington Saturday, July 16 and run through Wednesday, July 20, with the contesting of the All-Star Game.

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OTTERS BRING BACK PHILLIPS AND BUKOWSKI; SIGN WATLAND AND WEST

The Evansville Otters have signed catcher Dakota Phillips and pitcher Reid Bukowski to return in 2022, while also signing newcomers Justin Watland and Zach West for the 2022 season.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE AND FLOSPORTS ANNOUNCE LANDMARK STREAMING RIGHTS AGREEMENT

The Frontier League of Professional Baseball, the largest of Major League Baseball’s Partner Leagues, and leading sports streaming service FloSports, announced a multi-year partnership that will make the Frontier League the only professional baseball league featured on the OTT platform.

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OTTERS ADD FOUR MORE PLAYERS TO 2022 ROSTER

The Evansville Otters have signed pitchers Steve Pastora, AJ Shaw and Parker Brahms for the 2022 season, while also signing infielder George Callil.

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OTTERS SET GAME TIMES FOR 2022 SEASON AT BOSSE FIELD

The Evansville Otters announced game times for the 2022 regular season home schedule at Bosse Field.

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OTTERS EXTEND HOLDGRAFER, ABERNATHY AND FELIX; SIGN CAMPBELL

The Evansville Otters have signed pitcher Tim Holdgrafer, pitcher Samson Abernathy and catcher Justin Felix to contract extensions for the 2022 season, while also signing pitcher Ryan Campbell for 2022.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE WELCOMES EMPIRE STATE GREYS FOR 2022 SEASON

The Frontier League of Professional Baseball announced a partnership with the Empire League which will own and operate the Empire State Greys as a participant in the Frontier League during the 2022 season.

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FORMER OTTERS MANAGER TAGERT JOINING GIANTS ORGANIZATION

Former Evansville Otters manager Greg Tagert announced he is joining the San Francisco Giants organization after most recently serving as the skipper of the Gary Southshore RailCats for the last 17 years.

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OTTERS PITCHER SCOTT SIGNED BY BLUE JAYS

The Evansville Otters have announced that starting pitcher Braden Scott has been signed by the Toronto Blue Jays.

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OTTERS SIGN GOSSMANN AND GORDON; ADD MACDONALD

The Evansville Otters have signed pitcher Austin Gossmann and outfielder Miles Gordon to contracts for the 2022 season, while also adding utility player Kyle MacDonald to the 2022 roster.

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FRONTIER LEAGUE INTRODUCES SUDDEN DEATH BASEBALL

The Frontier League of Professional Baseball announced the introduction of a sudden-death tiebreaker to determine the winner of extra-inning games.

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OTTERS WELCOME VANDERGRIFF TO FRONT OFFICE STAFF IN 2022

The Evansville Otters have added and welcomed Nolan Vandergriff to the front office staff ahead of the 2022 season.

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OTTERS SIGN MACNAMEE, O’REILLY, SPRING AND BOWLES TO EXTENSIONS

The Evansville Otters have signed outfielder Elijah MacNamee and pitchers Ryan O’Reilly, Tyler Spring, and Jacob Bowles to contract extensions for the 2022 season.

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FORMER OTTER MCGUFF HIRED AS BREWERS MILB COACH

Former Evansville Otters pitcher Patrick McGuff has been hired by the Milwaukee Brewers organization to be a player development coach at the minor league level.

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OTTERS BRING BACK BAEZ, MATTIS, SAWYER; SIGN REYES

The Evansville Otters will be bringing back outfielder Jeffrey Baez, infielder Gary Mattis, pitcher Logan Sawyer, and have also signed infielder Jomar Reyes, for the 2022 season.

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2022 OTTERS GROUP OUTING PACKAGES ON SALE NOW

Group outing packages for the 2022 Evansville Otters season are on sale now.

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2022 OTTERS SEASON TICKET PACKS ON SALE NOW

Season ticket packages are on sale now for the 2022 season at Historic Bosse Field with the Evansville Otters.

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OTTERS SIGN FORMER MAJOR LEAGUER PEREZ, THREE OTHERS IN EARLY OFFSEASON SIGNINGS

The Evansville Otters have signed four players in the early offseason months for the 2022 season, including former Major Leaguer Audry Perez along with Bryan Gonzalez, Yoel Yanqui, and Jake Polancic.

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OTTERS RELEASE 2022 REGULAR SEASON SCHEDULE

The Evansville Otters will open their 27th season when they host the New Jersey Jackals at Bosse Field on May 13, kicking off the 2022 Frontier League regular season for both teams.

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2021 SEASON RECAP

In what would be an unforgettable season for many reasons, the Evansville Otters closed out their 2021 season with a 3-1 victory over the Lake Erie Crushers at Bosse Field on Sept. 12.

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OTTERS RECOGNIZED WITH POSTSEASON HONORS BY FRONTIER LEAGUE

Three Evansville Otters players and manager Andy McCauley were recognized with postseason honors by the Frontier League Thursday.

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FORMER OTTERS PITCHER SITTINGER GETS MLB CALL-UP WITH DIAMONDBACKS

On Tuesday, the Arizona Diamondbacks called up former Evansville Otters pitcher Brandyn Sittinger to the major league level.

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OTTERS’ BOOTS DAY TO RETIRE AFTER 2021 SEASON

The Evansville Otters have announced that bench coach Boots Day will retire at the conclusion of the 2021 Frontier League season.

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