Sioux City Explorers

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Sioux City Explorers
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League American Association (Central Division)
Location Sioux City, Iowa
Ballpark Lewis and Clark Park
Year founded 1993
Nickname(s) The X's, Explorers
League championships 0
Division championships 4
Former league(s)
Former ballparks
  • none
Colors Black, red, white, vegas gold
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Retired numbers 42
Ownership John Roost
Manager Steve Montgomery
General Manager Shane Tritz
Media Sioux City Journal
Website www.xsbaseball.com

The Sioux City Explorers are a professional baseball team based in Sioux City, Iowa, in the United States. The Explorers are a member of the Central Division of the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball, which is not affiliated with Major League Baseball. From their inception in 1993 to the present, the Explorers have played their home games at Lewis and Clark Park.

The Explorers, frequently called the X's, have played in the American Association since 2006. Previously, they were members of the Northern League.

Current roster[edit]

Sioux City Explorers roster
Active (22-man) roster Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 30 Chris Bodishbaugh
  • 41 Billy Bullock
  • 45 Jose Flores
  • 10 Patrick Johnson
  • 37 Jimmer Kennedy
  • 21 Dustin Loggins
  • 12 Jeff Marquez
  • 34 John Straka
  • 28 Wil White
  • 20 Eric Wordekemper
  • 10 Rob Wort
  • 20 Ryan Zimmerman



 

Catchers

  • 22 Matt Koch
  •  3 Dillon Usiak

Infielders

Outfielders

  • 22 Peter Barrows ‡
  •  4 Tim Colwell
  •  1 Matty Johnson
  •  6 Michael Lang
  •  8 Eliezer Mesa ‡
  •  9 Rene Tosoni
 

Manager

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg Disabled list
‡ Inactive list
§ Suspended list

Roster updated May 22, 2015
Transactions

Season-by-season records[edit]

Sioux City Explorers (2010-2014) [1]
Season W - L Record Winning Percentage Finish Playoffs
2010 49-47 .510 4th in North Division Did not qualify for playoffs
2011 51-49 .510 3rd in Central Division Did not qualify for playoffs
2012 45-55 .450 4th in Central Division Did not qualify for playoffs
2013 38-62 .380 5th in Central Division Did not qualify for playoffs
2014 47-53 .470 4th in Central Division Did not qualify for playoffs
Totals (2010–2014) 230-266 .464 -

See also[edit]

  • KMEG sports coverage

References[edit]

  • aabfan.com - yearly league standings & awards (American Association)
  • nlfan.com - yearly league standings & awards (Northern League)

External links[edit]