Category Archives: Burlington Bees

QC’s 84 wins are second-highest total in franchise history

The Quad Cities River Bandits beat the Burlington Bees 2-1 Sunday to notch their 84th win of the season, the second-highest total in franchise history. River Bandits SP Brock Dykxhoom got the win, improving to 8-4 with a 3.72 ERA. … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers even series with 6-3 win over Bees

Sthervin Matos had three hits and Luis Aviles drove in three runs to lead the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to a 6-3 win over the Burlington Bees on Tuesday afternoon. The T-Rats victory evened the series at a win apiece. (Read … Continue reading

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Bees rally to beat Timber Rattlers 4-2

The Burlington Bees rallied for three runs in the top of the 8th inning to beat the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 4-2 at Fox Cities Stadium on Monday. The three runs were scored off LHP Kodi Medeiros, the top draft pick … Continue reading

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Sports Business Journal: Quad Cities top minor-league market

Three Midwest League markets are ranked among the top ten regions for minor-league sports in a report released by Sports Business Journal on Monday. The Quad Cities market, which includes the Midwest League’s Quad Cities River Bandits, Clinton LumberKings and Burlington Bees, … Continue reading

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Bradley, Strahan named MWL players of the week

Lake County Captains first baseman Bobby Bradley and Dayton Dragons RHP Wyatt Strahan respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of August 10-16. It’s no surprise that Bradley won for offense, … Continue reading

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Midwest League wrap-up: Wednesday, August 12

I usually don’t devote a blog post to a day’s entire slate of Midwest League games, but when I do, it’s because a lot of notable things happened that day. Here’s a look at Wednesday’s MWL action: Great Lakes Loons … Continue reading

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Reds trade Cueto to Royals

The Cincinnati Reds traded RHP Johnny Cueto to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for three left-handed pitching prospects Sunday. Cueto finished second in voting for the National League Cy Young Award last season, when he went 20-9 with a … Continue reading

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