Saltdogs Sign Two

Lincoln–In one of his first roster moves as the new manager of the Lincoln Saltdogs Tim Johnson today announced the signing of Francisco Matos and Jeremy Smith.

Matos was the 2002 Northern League Batting Champion after batting .367 with the first-year Gary Railcats and was selected as a NL Central All-Star.  In 2001, Matos was a NL East All-Star while playing for Allentown.

Infielder Jeremy Smith comes to the Capital City's Northern League Franchise after spending the past two seasons with the Schaumburg Flyers.  In 2002, Smith hit 3 homeruns.