February 11, 2009 - Former RiverHawk Steve Pickerell will make another tour of duty around the Frontier League.
Pickerell signed with the Washington Wild Things on Tuesday. The former Tampa Bay farmhand hit .273 with two home runs and nine RBI last year for the RiverHawks in an injury-shortened season. He played in just 15 games before suffering a broken arm.
First baseman Richard Quihuis-Bell, who played for Rockford in 2006, was released on Jan. 26 by Shreveport-Bossier of the independent American Association. He hit .284 with three home runs and 38 RBI last year for Shreveport.