Category Archives: Quad Cities River Bandits

Biggest crowd in 14 years watches QC win 5th straight

An announced Quad Cities crowd of 8,207 — the largest one at John O’Donnell Stadium/Modern Woodmen Park in at least 14 years — watched the River Bandits beat the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 7-1 for their fifth straight win Friday night. Third baseman … Continue reading

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Brewers trade Gomez and Fiers for four prospects

The Milwaukee Brewers traded outfielder Carlos Gomez and RHP Mike Fiers to the Houston Astros for four prospects, including three who played with the Quad Cities River Bandits. Both Gomez and Fiers also played in the Midwest League, albeit briefly, … Continue reading

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Quad Cities uses three homers to beat Beloit 4-3

A four-run 5th inning that featured three home runs was enough for the Quad Cities River Bandits to beat the Beloit Snappers 4-3 at Pohlman Field on Wednesday. QC’s three-homer inning was the team’s first since July 22, 2010, against … Continue reading

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A’s trade Kazmir for two 2015 River Bandits

The Oakland Athletics traded LHP Scott Kazmir to the Houston Astros today in exchange for a pair of prospects, RHP Daniel Mengden and catcher Jacob Nottingham. Both prospects started the 2015 season with the Quad Cities River Bandits. Mengden went 4-1 with a 1.16 … Continue reading

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Former River Bandit Piscotty gets hit in MLB debut

Former Quad Cities River Bandits third baseman Stephen Piscotty made his major-league debut for the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday, and collected his first big-league hit in his second at-bat. He reached base on a sharply-hit single that Chicago White Sox third baseman Tyler Saladino couldn’t … Continue reading

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LumberKings lose 11th consecutive game

Clinton’s losing streak reached 11 consecutive games when the Beloit Snappers beat the LumberKings 5-1 at Pohlman Field on Monday afternoon. Snappers RHP Heath Fillmyer (1-9, 6.49 ERA) collected his first win of the season after giving up only one … Continue reading

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Gordon’s hitting streak ends at 17 games

Cedar Rapids Kernels shortstop Nick Gordon went 0-for-4 against the Quad Cities River Bandits on Sunday, ending his hitting streak at 17 consecutive games. The Minnesota Twins prospect is batting .263 with 38 RBI and 22 SB in 80 games … Continue reading

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