Jim Bennett

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….

Jim Bennett Introduced As Third Manager in RedHawks Franchise History

RedHawks have a new manager heading into 2019 season

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo–Moorhead RedHawks have hired their new manager. The organization announced Jim Bennett as their third skipper in franchise history. Bennett replaces Michael Schlact who resigned last month to take a job with the Milwaukee Brewers organization. Bennett has spent the last five years coaching in the Australian Baseball League with the Perth Heat and Brisbane Bandits…