Category Archives: Stockton Ports

Former Snapper Boog Powell gets 50-game suspension

Oakland Athletics OF prospect Herschel “Boog” Powell, who played the first half of this season with the Beloit Snappers, was suspended 50 games Monday for using a banned substance (an amphetamine). Powell batted .335 with 3 HR, 17 RBI and … Continue reading

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Rogers, Martinez named MWL players of the week

Kane County Cougars 1B Jacob Rogers and Great Lakes Loons RHP Jonathan Martinez were respectively named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of June 16-22 (really June 19-22 because the MWL All-Star break … Continue reading

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Snappers pitcher traded to Nationals

The Oakland Athletics traded Beloit Snappers SP Dakota Bacus to the Washington Nationals for big-league catcher Kurt Suzuki. Bacus went 9-5 with a 3.56 ERA and 90 strikeouts in 121.1 IP (26 games/16 starts) for the Snappers. The Washington Post … Continue reading

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Two former Midwest League players involved in trades today

The Arizona Diamondbacks made a pair of trades today, and both involved former Midwest League players. The Diamondbacks sent CF Chris Young and cash considerations to the Oakland A’s for SS Cliff Pennington and infield prospect Yordy Cabrera, then traded … Continue reading

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