Jim Bennett

RedHawks Post Season Preview With 740 The Fan’s Chase Miller

RedHawks clinched a playoff spot Monday

FARGO, N.D. — On Monday, the Fargo–Moorhead RedHawks clinched their first postseason berth since 2013 and were able to do it under first year manager Jim Bennett. However, the north division title is still up for grabs after the Redhawks have dropped their last four. That leaves a tie a top the north division with three games left after Friday…

RedHawks Baseball: Bennett Attributes Team’s Playoff Berth to Strong Team Chemistry

First Playoff appearance since 2013

FARGO, N.D– The Fargo–Moorhead Redhawks are going to the American Association playoffs. It’ll be the first time since 2013 the RedHawks will see baseball past the first weekend of September. F–M had two chances to clinch with wins against Winnipeg Sunday and Monday. Even after dropping both of those match ups, the Hawks still cliched their spot with Chicago’s loss…

RedHawks Second Baseman T.J. Bennett Retires from Organization

Bennett entered Tuesday with a .279 batting average

FARGO, N.D. — After a seven-game homestand, the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks hit the road for the next nine games. This road trip will have a bit of a different feel, the final away contests for second baseman T.J. Bennett as a Redhawk. Bennett announced his retirement from the organization. His final game at Newman Outdoor Field is Friday, August 16 against…

RedHawks Hit the Road for Seven-Game Road Trip

Trip includes game with Kansas City then six in Texas

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo–Moorhead RedHawks are coming off an 7 game home-stand where they went 5 and 2. Now it’s seven games away from Newman Outdoor Field starting in Kansas City Monday night before six consecutive games in Texas. The RedHawks are excelling offensively as of late scoring 23 runs over the last two games against the Texas AirHogs. That…

RedHawks Win Behind Leo Pina’s Walk-Off Grand Slam

RedHawks beat AirHogs, 6-3

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks ended their seven-game home stand in exciting fashion. The RedHawks were trailing 3-2 heading into the bottom of the 9th inning. Two walks and a single by designated hitter Chris Jacobs loaded the bases for third baseman Leo Pina and he did not disappoint. Pina launched a walk-off grand slam in a 6-3 win….

RedHawks Manager Ejected as They Fall to Milwaukee in Home Opener

The RedHawks lost 5-3

FARGO, N.D. — The excitement of the RedHawks’ home opener was sullied late as mistakes cost them a win against Milwaukee. Entering the sixth inning with a 2-0 lead, a pair of errors brought in three unearned Milkmen runs. In the seventh, the RedHawks found themselves in another jam defensively. Then, Leo Pina made a diving stop at third with…

KVRR Sports Roundtable: RedHawks Season Preview

The KVRR Sports Team looks ahead to the new season for Fargo-Moorhead

FARGO, N.D. — Friday marked the first day of the new season for the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. There is a new face at the helm with Jim Bennett taking over as the new manager, but plenty of returning players and staff are back on the field this year. The KVRR Sport’s team takes a look at the 2019 squad to preview…

Father-Son Dynamic Adds Special Bond to Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks

The RedHawks are operating under first year manager Jim Bennett while his son plays infield

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks have their final exhibition game on Wednesday. Half of the roster includes guys who played for the RedHawks last year. One notable addition is second baseman T.J. Bennett, whose dad is the new manager, Jim Bennett. T.J. says his dad hasn’t been the head coach of any of his teams since travel ball days….

RedHawks Feel at Home with Coaches Despite New Manager

Anthony Renz and Chris Coste are back as FM RedHawks assistants

FARGO, N.D. — On Wednesday, the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks have their first exhibition game to open up the 2019 season. It will be the first contest with Jim Bennett as manager. Every new locker room has a new dynamic, and that’s especially true when you have a new head coach. But although this is Bennett’s first year as manager, the supporting…

Coach of the Week: RedHawks Manager Jim Bennett

Bennett is taking over in his first season with the RedHawks

FARGO, N.D. — Jim Bennett is gearing up for his first season as the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks manager. Bennett replaces Michael Schlact, who accepting a job as a pitching coach for a Milwaukee Brewers minor league affiliate. He has been coaching since 1992 for various squads, most recently in the Australian Baseball League. Bennett is the KVRR Coach of the Week….