01/18/2018 6:57 PM -
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 18, 2018
GARY, Ind. — The Gary SouthShore RailCats announced the acquiring of right-handed pitcher Gabe Perez from the Kansas City T-Bones in exchange for right-handed pitcher Jake Matthys and re-signed infielders Andy De Jesus and Cole Fabio on Tuesday, January 9th.
De Jesus hit .254 with two home runs, 18 extra-base hits, nine stolen bases and 19 RBIs in his second season with Gary. The infielder played in 73 games (58 starts) and led all RailCats pinch-hitters with a .429 batting average.
The Gary SouthShore RailCats open the 2018 season at U.S. Steel Yard on Friday, May 18th vs. the St. Paul Saints. Ticket packages for the 2018 Gary SouthShore RailCats season are available online at railcatsbaseball.com and can also be purchased by calling the RailCats ticket line at (219) 882-BALL. The RailCats box office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
A day at U.S. Steel Yard is non-stop fun, and that's even without the baseball! The RailCats promise a wide array of laugh-out-loud between inning entertainment, great giveaways, jaw-dropping fireworks and a family-first, kid-friendly atmosphere! RailCats fans come in all ages, shapes, and sizes, and the RailCats promise every fan will have fun.
U.S. Steel Yard
One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402