Category Archives: Iowa Cubs

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

Posted in 2014 Playoffs, Burlington Bees, Cedar Rapids Kernels, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Iowa Cubs, Kane County Cougars, Lake County Captains, Midwest League, Pacific Coast League, South Bend Silver Hawks, West Michigan Whitecaps, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | Leave a comment

A look at early scouting reports on Greg Maddux

You may have read my post about former Peoria Chiefs pitcher Greg Maddux’s election to the Baseball Hall of Fame already — if not, click here to read it — but I have more for you to read about Mad Dog … Continue reading

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Peoria’s Geiger hits two homers, drives in eight

Peoria Chiefs DH Dustin Geiger went 3-for-5 with 2 HR and 8 RBI in his team’s 11-10 win over the Quad Cities River Bandits today, securing himself a spot in the Class-A team’s record book. The Chicago Cubs prospect, who usually plays … Continue reading

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