Category Archives: Dayton Dragons

McBroom named MWL MVP; Torres prospect of the year

Lansing Lugnuts first baseman/designated hitter Ryan McBroom is this year’s Midwest League Most Valuable Player, and South Bend Cubs shortstop Gleyber Torres is the Midwest League Prospect of the Year. Through Sunday, McBroom is batting .324 with 11 HR and 82 RBI in 115 … 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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Mahle named MWL Player of the Month for July

Minor League Baseball named Dayton Dragons RHP Tyler Mahle the Midwest League Player of the Month for July after the Cincinnati Reds prospect went 4-0 with a 0.58 ERA in his five starts. He held opponents to a .183 batting average as … Continue reading

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River Bandits’ winning streak ends at 12 games

The Quad Cities River Bandits’ 12-game winning streak came to an end Sunday with a 3-1 loss to the Dayton Dragons at Modern Woodmen Park. It was QC’s second 12-game winning streak of the season, and both ended a victory … Continue reading

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Ex-MWLers Sampson, Waldrop make MLB debuts for Reds

Two former Midwest League players — RHP Keyvius Sampson and OF/1B Kyle Waldrop — recently made their major-league debuts for the Cincinnati Reds. Sampson made his MLB debut Thursday, striking out two batters in a perfect inning of relief. He … Continue reading

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Leblebijian, Dawson named MWL players of the week

Infielder Jason Leblebijian and LHP Shane Dawson respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of July 20-26. Both play for the Lansing Lugnuts. Leblebijian batted .400 (12-for-30) with four doubles, one … Continue reading

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