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Stringer Returns to Wingnuts Infield

WICHITA, Kans. (April 26, 2017) – Having already locked down Matt Chavez and Leo Vargas, the Wichita Wingnuts solved another variable in the 2017 infield equation, re-signing second baseman Christian Stringer on Wednesday. Batting in the leadoff spot an

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Wingnuts Ink Batting Champion Chavez

WICHITA, Kans. (April 25, 2017) – The Wichita Wingnuts brought back one of the most valuable players in the American Association on Tuesday, re-signing first baseman Matt Chavez for 2017. Chavez was named the league’s Rookie of the Year in 2016, follo

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Wingnuts Acquire Rookie Righty from Lincoln

WICHITA, Kans. (April 21, 2017) – The Wichita Wingnuts added another piece to their 2017 pitching staff Friday, trading for and signing right-hander Josh Goossen-Brown. In exchange for Goossen-Brown, Wichita traded catcher Brent Dean to the Lincoln Salt

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Lefty Leesman Returns to Rotation

WICHITA, Kans. (April 20, 2017) – A day after signing one former major leaguer, the Wichita Wingnuts welcomed a second into the fold, re-signing pitcher Charlie Leesman on Thursday. Leesman battled through a series of nagging injuries with the Wingnuts

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Wingnuts Ink Catcher Fisher

WICHITA, Kans. (April 5, 2017) – A day after re-signing Martin Medina, the Wichita Wingnuts added another former Chicago White Sox minor league catcher, inking Zac Fisher for the 2017 season. Fisher was originally selected in the 49th round of the 2009

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Backstop Medina Returns to Wichita

WICHITA, Kans. (April 4, 2017) – The Wichita Wingnuts brought back one of their catchers from the 2016 season Tuesday, signing Martin Medina for the 2017 campaign. Signed by the Wingnuts on June 7 of last year, Medina posted a .245 average and drove in

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Guerra Named Brewers Opening Day Starter

WICHITA, Kans. (March 23, 2017) – Former Wichita Wingnut Junior Guerra was named the Opening Day starter for the Milwaukee Brewers the club announced earlier this week, making Guerra the first former Wingnut to have that honor. Guerra became the first f

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Veteran Kussmaul Returns to Wichita

WICHITA, Kans. (March 14, 2017) – The Wichita Wingnuts signed veteran Ryan Kussmaul Tuesday, bringing back a right-hander who made three starts for them in 2016 before having his contract purchased by the Arizona Diamondbacks. Signed on June 16 of last

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Kussmaul has Contract Purchased by Diamondbacks

WICHITA, KS (July 1, 2016) – The Wichita Wingnuts lost a member of their starting rotation Friday as right-hander Ryan Kussmaul had his contract purchased by the Arizona Diamondbacks, making him the first Wingnut to have his contract purchased by a Majo

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