Category Archives: Midwest League

Paulino, Heredia named MWL players of the week

Lake County Captains leftfielder Dorssys Paulino and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Angel Heredia respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of June 29-July 5. Paulino went 11-for-25 with two homers, four walks … Continue reading

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Cougars win 10th consecutive game

The Kane County Cougars beat the Clinton LumberKings 7-1 Sunday to win their 10th consecutive game. RHP Markus Solbach won his seventh consecutive decision, improving to 8-2 this season. He gave up one run on six hits in eight innings, … Continue reading

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Peoria’s Perdomo added to All-Star Futures Game roster

Peoria Chiefs RHP Luis Perdomo has been added to the World Team roster for this year’s All-Star Futures Game. He replaces fellow St. Louis Cardinals prospect Alex Reyes, who is on the disabled list with an injured right shoulder. Perdomo … Continue reading

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Davis hitless in Snappers’ comeback win

The Beloit Snappers drew a crowd of 2,282 to Pohlman Field on Friday — impressive for a team that typically has less than 1,000 fans in the stands — partly because it was a fireworks night, and partly because Milwaukee … Continue reading

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Rays trade Hot Rods pitcher to Marlins

The Tampa Bay Rays traded Bowling Green Hot Rods RHP Enderson Franco to the Miami Marlins for an international bonus slot valued at approximately $500,000, the team announced Friday. Franco went 5-6 with a 3.89 ERA, 47 strikeouts and eight walks … Continue reading

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Correa, Pujols win American League awards for June

Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa and Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols were named winners of American League awards for June. Correa is the A.L. Rookie of the Month after batting .287 with nine doubles, five home runs, 15 … Continue reading

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Blue Jays trade two Lugnuts to Dodgers

The Toronto Blue Jays reportedly have traded two Lansing Lugnuts to the Los Angeles Dodgers for money that can be used for international player signings. Both players — right-handed pitcher Chase De Jong and second baseman Tim Locastro — did well for Lansing … Continue reading

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