Catching up with Former Redbird Pitcher Matt Herges

April 11, 2010

OMAHA, Neb. -Catching up with former Redbird Matt Herges, a pitcher in the Kansas City Royals organization. Herges has played in more than 550 Major League games in 12 big league seasons, including two appearances in the postseason. A 1992 graduate of Illinois State, Herges pitched in the World Series with the Colorado Rockies in 2007. tracked Herges down after an Omaha Royals game Saturday night at Rosenblatt Stadium.