Author Archives: Craig Wieczorkiewicz

Jorge, Brockmeyer named MWL players of week

Cedar Rapids Kernels RHP Felix Jorge and South Bend Cubs C/1B Cael Brockmeyer were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week, respectively. On April 13 against the Beloit Snappers, Jorge gave up only two hits and … Continue reading

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Brito drives in 3 runs as Clinton beats Beloit 9-4

Kristian Brito drove in three runs and Joe DeCarlo and Chris Mariscal each drove in a pair for Clinton as the LumberKings beat the Beloit Snappers 9-4 at Ashford University Field on Sunday. Gianfranco Wawoe, who went 3-for-4 with a double … Continue reading

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MWL alumni Almora, Gordon have 5-for-5 days

Midwest League alumni Albert Almora and Dee Gordon each turned in a 5-for-5 performance Saturday. Almora’s five hits and an RBI led the Tennessee Smokies to a 7-1 win over the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. The Chicago Cubs prospect batted .329 … Continue reading

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Guide to 2015 Midwest League coaches and prospects

Need help finding my posts about each Midwest League team’s prospects and coaching staff? The links below will take you right to them! Beloit Snappers Coaches Prospects Bowling Green Hot Rods Coaches Prospects Burlington Bees Coaches Prospects Cedar Rapids Kernels … Continue reading

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Miller limits Clinton to 1 hit in 6 innings

Kane County Cougars LHP Jared Miller’s first start of the season was forgettable, but his second start was memorable. Miller took a no-hitter into the 6th inning against the Clinton LumberKings on Wednesday, having given up only a 4th-inning walk at that … Continue reading

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Gillaspie, pitchers lead way in BG’s 1-hit win over LC

Bowling Green Hot Rods pitchers Chris Pike and Kyle Bird combined to one-hit the Lake County Captains in Game 1 of a doubleheader Tuesday, with 1B Casey Gillaspie leading the way offensively for Kentucky’s only Midwest League team. Gillaspie, younger … Continue reading

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VanMeter undergoes leg surgery; 4-month rehab expected

The Fort Wayne TinCaps issued a press release this afternoon updating the status of infielder Josh VanMeter, who was injured during Monday’s game at Parkview Field. TinCaps second baseman Josh VanMeter underwent a successful surgery on Tuesday morning after fracturing … Continue reading

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