Category Archives: South Bend Silver Hawks

Loons and Dodgers extend affiliation through 2016

The Great Lakes Loons announced this morning that their affiliation with the Los Angeles Dodgers has been extended through the 2016 season. The Loons have been affiliated with the Dodgers since their inaugural season in 2007. Besides the Loons, the Midwest … Continue reading

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Status of Midwest League affiliations

Now that the Midwest League postseason is over, it’s time to shift my focus to the status of team affiliations. I’ve written about this year’s player development contract (PDC) renewals as they’ve been announced, but now it’s time to put … Continue reading

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2014 Midwest League Championship Series preview

The 2014 Midwest League Championship Series begins Wednesday evening with the Kane County Cougars hosting the Lake County Captains at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark. The Cougars are the favorite to win after finishing the season with the best record in … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs recap: Cougars, Captains advance; Kernels, Whitecaps stay alive

On the second day of the Midwest League playoffs, the Kane County Cougars and the Lake County Captains won their respective series while the Cedar Rapids Kernels and the West Michigan Whitecaps stayed alive in theirs. The Cougars were helped … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs recap: Cougars, Bees, Captains & TinCaps win

The 2014 Midwest League playoffs got off to an exciting start Wednesday as the Kane County Cougars, the Burlington Bees, the Lake County Captains and the Fort Wayne TinCaps won the first games of their respective series. I was at the … Continue reading

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2014 Midwest League batting and pitching leaders

Now that the Midwest League’s regular season is over, it’s time to look at who the league leaders were in the 10 major statistical categories. West Michigan Whitecaps OF Wynton Bernard (this year’s Midwest League MVP) won the MWL batting … Continue reading

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TinCaps win, completing MWL playoff picture

It took until the final day of the regular season, but the Midwest League playoff picture is finally complete after the Fort Wayne TinCaps claimed the Eastern Division’s second-half wild-card spot. The TinCaps led the wild-card standings by a half-game … Continue reading

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