Category Archives: Carolina League

Alcantara, Feliz on All-Star Futures Game rosters

Two current Midwest League pitchers are on the World team roster for the All-Star Futures Game, which is scheduled to be played Sunday, July 13, at Target Field. Burlington Bees RHP Victor Alcantara was part of the initial World roster … Continue reading

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River Bandits promote Chesser to general manager

Quad Cities River Bandits co-owner Dave Heller announced today that Andrew Chesser is the team’s new general manager. Chesser has 10 years of front-office experience in Minor League Baseball and was the River Bandits’ assistant GM the past two seasons. More … Continue reading

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Clinton’s Sanchez no-hits Lansing

Clinton LumberKings RHP Victor Sanchez no-hit the Lansing Lugnuts tonight, throwing all 9 innings of the 1-0 game. He struck out eight batters and walked none. His only blemish came in the 1st inning when he hit Dalton Pompey with … Continue reading

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Cougars snap losing streak with big comeback

I finally got to see Chicago Cubs prospect Albert Almora in action Thursday, and he didn’t disappoint. In fact, the Kane County Cougars as a whole looked good offensively that day; it was their defense and starting pitching that didn’t … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Captains

Merry Christmas! I’ve been saving this photo to share since the Lake County Captains tweeted it on December 8: Because of the holiday-appropriate photo, the Captains get to be the focus of my Christmas Day post. Tucker to manage Captains in … Continue reading

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Razor Shines to manage Loons in 2013

Former major-leaguer Razor Shines will manage the Great Lakes Loons in 2013, one year after serving as the team’s hitting coach. From the press release: “I’m very excited to be asked by the Dodgers to lead the Great Lakes Loons … Continue reading

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Red Sox hire Farrell as manager, send Aviles to Blue Jays

The Boston Red Sox reportedly have hired John Farrell as their new manager and will send SS Mike Aviles to the Toronto Blue Jays as compensation. Farrell had a 154-170 record in his two years as Toronto’s manager. He was … Continue reading

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