Briefly Speaking Episode 3: Newly-retired Jordan Dean dishes on his new life and practices some French

Throughout the offseason, Chicago Dogs broadcaster Sam Brief will catch up with members of the 2019 Dogs to revisit memorable moments, check on what they’re up to during the offseason and talk baseball. Next on the docket is Jordan Dean. In his only season with the Dogs, the infielder from Midland, Michigan slugged 15 home [...]

Briefly Speaking Episode 3: Newly-retired Jordan Dean dishes on his new life and practices some French2019-11-21T16:06:50-06:00

Dogs Announce 2020 Season Schedule

CHICAGO DOGS ANNOUNCE 2020 SCHEDULE Holiday Four-Pack Ticket Package Now Available Starting at $48 Rosemont, Ill. – The Chicago Dogs are thrilled to announce their 2020 season schedule. The team will play 50 home games at Rosemont’s Impact Field, including its season opener against the Sioux Falls Canaries Friday, May 22. The Chicago Dogs will [...]

Dogs Announce 2020 Season Schedule2019-11-12T10:41:57-06:00

Briefly Speaking Episode 2: Kyle Halbohn discusses sushi, custom suits and 6,000 calories 

Throughout the offseason, Chicago Dogs broadcaster Sam Brief will catch up with members of the 2019 Dogs to revisit memorable moments, check on what they’re up to during the offseason and talk baseball. Next up is a 6-foot-8 behemoth of a pitcher who stood (quite) tall as the Dogs’ closer in 2019. 26-year-old righthander Kyle [...]

Briefly Speaking Episode 2: Kyle Halbohn discusses sushi, custom suits and 6,000 calories 2019-10-16T12:07:00-06:00

Briefly Speaking Episode 1: Keon Barnum breaks down his record home run

Throughout the offseason, Chicago Dogs broadcaster Sam Brief will catch up with members of the 2019 Dogs to revisit memorable moments, check on what they’re up to during the offseason and talk baseball. First up is the 2019 American Association Most Valuable Player: Keon Barnum, a Florida-born first baseman who broke the league’s single-season home [...]

Briefly Speaking Episode 1: Keon Barnum breaks down his record home run2019-09-25T16:02:11-06:00

2019 Season in Review: Records, Power and an MVP

In many ways, the 2019 season was a showcase of power for the Chicago Dogs. Manager Butch Hobson’s Dogs built off a blazing close to 2018 by amassing a franchise-record 59 wins, the third-best record in the American Association. By blasting 122 home runs, the team led the league in longballs, falling just six homers [...]

2019 Season in Review: Records, Power and an MVP2019-09-03T15:42:20-06:00

Keon Barnum Selected as American Association MVP

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Dogs first baseman Keon Barnum has been named the American Association’s Most Valuable Player for the 2019 season, the league announced Tuesday. Barnum pieced together a magical — and historic — 2019 campaign, his first in the league. With 31 home runs, he broke the American Association’s single-season home run record, previously [...]

Keon Barnum Selected as American Association MVP2019-09-03T09:17:13-06:00

Dogs Drop Season Finale to St. Paul

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Gustavo Pierre homered as part of a high-scoring, back-and-forth affair, but the Chicago Dogs could not overcome a seventh inning outburst as they dropped the season finale to the St. Paul Saints, 13-8. Justin Goossen-Brown fared well in his third start of the season, allowing two earned runs on six hits while [...]

Dogs Drop Season Finale to St. Paul2019-09-02T16:57:40-06:00

Victor Roache Earns Third Player of the Week Honor

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Chicago Dogs slugger Victor Roache was named the American Association’s Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. The honor is Roache’s third this season, previously earning the award on August 4th and June 3rd. Additionally, this is the seventh time on the year that a Dogs player earned Player of [...]

Victor Roache Earns Third Player of the Week Honor2019-09-02T13:04:12-06:00

Keon Barnum, Victor Roache Named Postseason American Association All-Stars

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Dogs first baseman Keon Barnum and outfielder Victor Roache were each selected to the American Association’s Postseason All-Star Team, the league announced Monday. Sunday night, Barnum broke the league’s single-season home run record by mashing his 31st longball of the year. The former Chicago White Sox first-round draft pick leads the league [...]

Keon Barnum, Victor Roache Named Postseason American Association All-Stars2019-09-02T10:04:52-06:00

Dogs Fall to Saints on Barnum’s Historic Night

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Keon Barnum broke the American Association single-season record with his 31st home run of the year, but the Chicago Dogs could not muster enough additional runs as they fell to the St. Paul Saints, 4-2, on Sunday night at Impact Field. Barnum’s blast, a solo home run, came in the fourth inning [...]

Dogs Fall to Saints on Barnum’s Historic Night2019-09-01T22:46:01-06:00