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Former Slammer, 2019 FL All Star Daren Osby Signs With Washington
Daren Osby, who was 4-0 with a 1.50 ERA in five career starts against the Wild Things while playing for Joliet, is set to join Washington for the 2021 season.

Pod's Co-HR's Leader Jacob Bockelie Joining Wild Things
Jacob Bockelie, who hit six home runs for the Baseball Brilliance Sox during pod play in 2020, is set to start his Frontier League career with the Wild Things.

BJ Sabol Set to Return in 2021
The 2021 roster continued to take shape today with the Wild Things announcing the return of left-handed pitcher BJ Sabol after his strong 2019 with the club.

Wild Things Announce New Field Staff
Tom Vaeth, longtime Winnipeg Goldeyes assistant, tabbed as 10th manager in Wild Things' history. Alex Boshers joins staff as pitching coach in Washington.

Wild Things Manager Gregg Langbehn Retires
Gregg Langbehn retires as 7th winningest manager in Frontier League history after four Frontier League seasons. He's the second longest tenured Wild Things manager by games managed.

Washington Extends Norwin HS Product Tommy Shirley Through 2021
Left hander that spent seven seasons in the Astros' organization and has been in pro ball since 2010 pitched in four games for the Slammin' Sammies during pod play this past summer.

Josh Rehwaldt Extended Through 2021 by Wild Things
After leading the Wild Things in batting average and walks during pod play in 2020, infielder Josh Rehwaldt is set for a Washington return, as he's been extended through 2021.

Michael Austin Set to Return for 2021
Right-handed pitcher Austin will be back for the 2021 season after not playing in the summer pod in 2020. The former UMBC Retriever allowed two earned runs or fewer in 11 of final 13 2019 starts.

Jesus Balaguer Extended for the 2021 Season
Jesus Balaguer, a hard-throwing right-handed pitcher that struck out 16 batters in 8 innings for the Steel City Slammin' Sammies during pod play, is set for his fourth season with the Wild Things' organization in 2021

Infielder John Sansone Added to 2021 Roster
A Pittsburgh native, Neshannock High School and Florida State University product, infielder John Sansone has been extended through 2021. He led the 2020 summer pod with 25 RBI and hit six home runs for the Slammin' Sammies

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