Category Archives: Beloit Snappers

Perdomo, Null starting pitchers for MWL All-Star Game

The starting pitchers for the Midwest League All-Star Game were announced today, and it’s a matchup of prospects from rival teams. Peoria Chiefs RHP Luis Perdomo — a St. Louis Cardinals farmhand — will start for the Western Division. South Bend Cubs … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers win Battle for Wisconsin at Miller Park

LHP Kodi Medeiros took a no-hitter into the 6th inning as he led the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to a 5-1 win over the Beloit Snappers in the “Battle for Wisconsin” at Miller Park on Friday. An announced crowd of 4,507 was … Continue reading

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A-Rod homers to join 3,000 hit club

New York Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez hit a solo homer off Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander to collect the 3,000th hit of his MLB career Friday. It was the 667th home run of his career. Rodriguez, Hank Aaron and Willie … Continue reading

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Chiefs hit back-to-back-to-back homers in win over Snappers

I hadn’t planned to go to a game Wednesday, but decided to head to Pohlman Field after learning about Beloit’s “Tap Takeover” promotion. I’m glad I did, and not only because $12 for a general admission ticket and unlimited Capital Brewery beer on the left field … Continue reading

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Field set for Midwest League Home Run Derby

The field has been set for the home run derby preceding this year’s Midwest League All-Star Game on Tuesday at Dozer Park, home of the Peoria Chiefs. The Eastern Division will be represented by two Bowling Green Hot Rods players, first … Continue reading

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Top prospects Buxton and Lindor make MLB debuts

Two of baseball’s top prospects, Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton and Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor, made their major-league debuts Sunday. Their debuts came six days after Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa played in his first MLB game, which means three … Continue reading

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Lake County’s Bradley and Brady named MWL players of week

Two Lake County Captains were named the Midwest League players of the week for the period of June 8-14. First baseman Bobby Bradley was named the MWL offensive player of the week after batting .409 (9-for-22) with four home runs … Continue reading

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