Kane County’s loss becomes South Bend’s gain. Upgrade in facilities at Four Winds Field are likely the biggest factor for the switch.
Eric Stults has a 7-16 with a 4.49 earned-run average, but his manager on the San Diego Padres acknowledged that run support has been a problem.
Tom Carroll was a “bonus baby” infielder with the New York Yankees and also played for the Kansas City Athletics. Frank Carpin was a left-handed pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates and Houston Astros.