Rotation Anchor Cooper Re-Signs with Wingnuts

WICHITA, Kans. (February 9, 2018) – The Wichita Wingnuts are bringing back one of the most integral pieces of their 2017 rotation, as the team announced Friday that right-handed pitcher Jordan Cooper has re-signed. “We’re very excited to have ‘Coo

Wichita Adds Talented Southpaw to Staff

WICHITA, Kans. (February 5, 2018) – The Wichita Wingnuts added a bullpen arm with affiliated experience on Monday, signing left-handed pitcher Felix Carvallo for the 2018 season. “We’re very excited to add a pitcher of Felix’s caliber,” Wingnuts

Trifecta of Rookie Arms Sign for 2018

WICHITA, Kans. (February 2, 2018) – The Wichita Wingnuts continued to add depth to the pitching staff on Friday, as they announced the signings of left-handed pitcher Peter Irvin and right-handed pitchers Taylor Hoesen and Josh Lang. All three will be t

Wingnuts Boost Bullpen, Bring Back Boyle

WICHITA, Kans. (January 29, 2018) – After a brilliant first season in Wichita, right-handed pitcher Austin Boyle has re-signed for the 2018 campaign, the Wingnuts announced on Monday. Operating as a key cog in Wichita’s outstanding late-inning rel

Steady Shortstop Vargas Re-Ups for 2018

WICHITA, Kans. (January 24, 2018) – A linchpin of the Wichita Wingnuts defense up the middle will be back in 2018, as the team announced Wednesday that shortstop Leo Vargas will return for his fourth season in the Air Capital. Playing in all 99 regular

Veteran Infielder Nieves Returns to Wingnuts

WICHITA, Kans. (January 22, 2018) – The Wichita Wingnuts added an experienced bat to their rebuilt infield on Monday, signing veteran Abel Nieves for the 2018 season. Nieves spent parts of two seasons in Wichita, putting up eye-popping numbers in both 2

Wingnuts Ink Nester for First 2018 Signing

WICHITA, Kans. (January 18, 2018) – One of the best backstops in franchise history will be back behind the plate for the Wichita Wingnuts once again, as the team announced Thursday that catcher John Nester has signed for the 2018 season. “I’ve alway

Wingnuts Announce Flurry of Transactions

WICHITA, Kans. (January 17, 2018) – The Wichita Wingnuts announced Wednesday a series of roster moves resulting in the departure of ten players, including trades with three different organizations. First baseman Matt Chavez, outfielder TJ Mittelstaedt,

Robertson Steps Down as Wingnuts President/GM

WICHITA, Kans. (January 12, 2018) – The Wichita Wingnuts announced Friday that President and General Manager Josh Robertson will be stepping down from his role with the team, effective immediately. Current Assistant General Manager Brian Turner will rep

Wichita Wingnuts Alumni Report: Josh Lowey

Josh Lowey came to Wichita with a reputation as a winner. That reputation had been forged after four seasons in the Frontier League, where he went 29-9 with the Windy City Thunderbolts and the River City Rascals before the Wingnuts acquired him in a trad