User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


67° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
MLB (7:05 PM)
Philadelphia
Washington
MLB (7:10 PM)
Cincinnati
Miami
MLB (7:10 PM)
San Francisco
NY Mets
MLB (8:15 PM)
Milwaukee
St. Louis
MLB (9:40 PM)
Pittsburgh
Arizona
MLB (10:10 PM)
Atlanta
San Diego
MLB (10:10 PM)
Chicago Cubs
Los Angeles
MLB (7:05 PM)
Seattle
Baltimore
MLB (7:05 PM)
Texas
Cleveland
MLB (7:10 PM)
LA Angels
Tampa Bay
MLB (7:10 PM)
NY Yankees
Boston
MLB (8:10 PM)
Minnesota
Chicago WSox
MLB (8:10 PM)
Toronto
Houston
MLB (9:35 PM)
Kansas City
Oakland
MLB (7:08 PM)
Colorado
Detroit
Updated: Aug 1, 2014 9:29AM
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Canaries Add Southpaw Testa

June 13, 2014, 2:05 PM

Canaries Add Southpaw Testa
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

The Sioux Falls Canaries signed LHP Joe Testa to a contract and released RHP Kirk Clark on Friday. Testa will be in uniform and available tonight when the Canaries open a six-game homestand against Fargo-Moorhead at 7:05 PM.

Testa, 28, spent 2013 with the Amarillo Sox of the American Association and the Newark Bears of the Can-Am League.  With the Sox, he was 0-1 with an 8.16 ERA in 17 relief appearances.  He struck out 16 batters in 14 1/3 innings for Amarillo while picking up one save.  The Sox traded Testa to Newark and where he made nine starts, going 1-5 with a 6.09 ERA.  

The left-hander opened up the 2014 season with the Gary-Southshore Railcats, going 0-1 with a eight strikeouts in five relief appearances.

Originally signed by the Minnesota Twins in 2008 as an undrafted free agent, Testa spent parts of three seasons in the Twins organization before being traded to the Washington Nationals in 2010 along with big league catcher Wilson Ramos in exchange for Nationals closer Matt Capps.   

In five minor league seasons, Testa racked up 286 strikeouts while going 18-11 with a 3.36 ERA.

Kirk Clark allowed 12 runs on 18 hits for the Canaries in 10 appearances in 2014.  He went 0-1 with a 10.45 ERA while walking six and striking out nine. 

Tonight is Friday Night Fireworks. Fans are encouraged to stay in their seats after the game for the best Fireworks show in the Sioux Empire. After Fireworks, fans can watch the movie Friday the 13th on the field as part of Friday the 13th night at the ballpark. Saturday night is Flag Day and the Canaries will be honoring Veterans and live music after the game. On Sunday, Dads get in for just $5. For details visit www.sfcanaries.com.
 

Courtesy: J.J. Hartigan

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View sports

You may also like

Mr. And Ms. Sioux Empire Championships

7/25/2014 10:45 PM

The Mr. and Ms. Sioux Empire Natural Body Building and Figure Championships flexes its muscles Saturday, at the Orpheum Theatre in Sioux Falls.

Full Story | Watch
Audubon Wants Vikings Stadium Safer For Birds

7/25/2014 10:38 AM

The Audubon Society of Minnesota is asking the Minnesota Vikings to do more to protect birds from fatal collisions with the massive glass walls of its...

Full Story
Chad Greenway Talks About New Roles At Training Camp

7/29/2014 10:51 PM

Chad Greenway is spending his ninth summer in Mankato at Vikings training camp.

Full Story | Watch
LGBB: SF Post 15 West Is Hopefully Heading To Huron

7/28/2014 10:49 PM

Post 15 West will enter Huron with a record of 33-21 on the year.

Full Story | Watch
A Professional Friendship

7/31/2014 10:51 PM

"I don't think I would rather be anywhere else. This is great, it's close to home, and a lot of fun," Vikings Public Relations Assis...

Full Story | Watch


Events