Category Archives: Kane County Cougars

Loons win 6th straight game; L-Kings drop 10th in a row

The Great Lakes Loons won their sixth consecutive game and the Clinton LumberKings dropped their 10th in a row Monday. The Loons beat the Burlington Bees 4-3 to not only win their sixth straight game, but also claim their 11th victory … Continue reading

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Former TinCaps hurler makes MLB debut

Former Fort Wayne TinCaps RHP Joe Ross made his major-league debut Saturday, 21 months after he last pitched in the Midwest League. Ross took the loss for the Washington Nationals after giving up three runs on six hits in five innings. … Continue reading

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Midwest League All-Star Game rosters released

The rosters for the 2015 Midwest League All-Star Game were released today. Three teams — the Quad Cities River Bandits, the South Bend Cubs and the Lansing Lugnuts — have three players named to the starting lineups, and the Bowling Green … Continue reading

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Gonsalves, Poncedeleon pitch Monday MWL gems

Four day games were played in the Midwest League today, and two of them featured pitching gems. Cedar Rapids Kernels 5, Clinton LumberKings 0 Kernels LHP Stephen Gonsalves (6-1) took a no-hitter into the 7th inning and struck out 11 batters, … Continue reading

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Perdomo, Balaguert named MWL players of the week

Peoria Chiefs RHP Luis Perdomo and South Bend Cubs OF/1B Yasiel Balaguert respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of May 25-31. Perdomo made one start during that period, holding the Kane … Continue reading

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MWL highlights: Daniel drives in 7; Gonsalves strikes out 12

Tuesday’s Midwest League action was highlighted by an offensive explosion, some stellar pitching performances, and a rehab appearance by a major-league outfielder. In Burlington, the Bees used 19 hits, five walks and three errors to beat the Beloit Snappers 15-6. … Continue reading

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Fort Wayne, Dayton ballparks ranked among best in MiLB

Two Midwest League ballparks are among the top 25 in Minor League Baseball, according to rankings released by Baseball America last week. Baseball America created lists of the top 25 minor-league ballparks and top venues in each league after surveying more than 100 MiLB general … Continue reading

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