Category Archives: Boise Hawks

Midwest League players to watch: Timber Rattlers, Chiefs, Cougars and Snappers

The dawn of a new Midwest League season is upon us, as teams prepare for the first games on Thursday. That means it’s time to take a look at some of the notable players assigned to the MWL at the start of … Continue reading

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Happy Groundhog Day!

Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil didn’t see his shadow this morning, which means there’s only 61 days left until the new Midwest League season starts … … which brings us to Roger Maris, who hit 61 home runs in 1961. … Continue reading

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New Cougars manager talks Midwest League

Former big-league catcher Mark Johnson will manage the Kane County Cougars in 2013, the team’s first season as a Chicago Cubs affiliate. Johnson managed the Short-Season Boise Hawks the past two seasons and led them to the Northwest League Championship … Continue reading

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