Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

Lansing Lugnuts clinch playoff berth

The Lansing Lugnuts became the first Eastern Division team to clinch a playoff spot Thursday, taking a two-game lead over the rest of the field with only three games left to play. The Lugnuts won their fourth consecutive game, completing … Continue reading

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Kernels clinch playoff berth as race tightens in Eastern Division

The Cedar Rapids Kernels clinched a Western Division playoff berth Tuesday while the two Eastern Division playoff spots remain up for grabs with five days left in the first half of the season. The Kernels have reached the postseason in all … 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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Midwest League notes: Loons are hot, LumberKings are not

The Great Lakes Loons won their ninth consecutive game, the Clinton LumberKings lost their 13th in a row, and two Midwest League pitchers struck out 11 batters Friday. The Loons extended their winning streak by two games thanks to a doubleheader sweep of … Continue reading

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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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DJ Davis drives in 8 runs for Lugnuts

D.J. Davis tied a Lugnuts franchise record Monday by driving in eight runs in Lansing’s 12-4 win over the Peoria Chiefs at Cooley Law School Stadium. Davis went 4-for-5 with a single, a three-run double, a grand slam and a one-run double. He … 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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