Category Archives: Burlington Bees

Midwest League announces nominees for MiLB awards

The Midwest League recently announced its nominees for Minor League Baseball’s postseason awards. The Fort Wayne TinCaps were nominated for the John Henry Moss Community Service Award, which is presented to a club that demonstrates an outstanding, ongoing commitment to … Continue reading

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League leaders and other notes from the 2015 MWL season

The end of the 2015 Midwest League regular season means it is time to look at who led the league in major statistical categories, along with some other noteworthy items. Kane County Cougars middle infielder Ildemaro Vargas won the batting title with a .321 average. … Continue reading

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Deetz, Reyes named Midwest League players of the week

Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Dean Deetz and Fort Wayne TinCaps RF Franmil Reyes respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of Aug. 31-Sept. 7, the final week of the regular season. … Continue reading

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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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