Author Archives: Craig Wieczorkiewicz

Dragons attendance best in Single-A, 8th among all MiLB clubs

The Dayton Dragons were the top draw among Single-A teams and ranked eighth overall in Minor League Baseball this year. Of MiLB’s top ten teams attendance-wise, the Dragons are the only club not in Triple-A. This is the 12th consecutive … Continue reading

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Big night for ex-Dragon in LA’s NLDS Game 1 win

Former Dayton Dragons infielder Justin Turner had a big night at the plate Friday, going 3-for-4 with a home run, a walk and five RBI to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 9-5 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks in … Continue reading

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QC ballpark to keep Modern Woodmen name through 2027

The Quad Cities River Bandits’ ballpark will keep the name Modern Woodmen Park for at least 10 more years. According to the Quad-City Times, Modern Woodmen of America recently exercised its option to extend its naming-rights agreement with the River … Continue reading

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Wong leads Durham to Triple-A championship title

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Kean Wong went 3-for-4 with a grand slam and a double to lead the Durham Bulls to a 5-3 win over the Memphis Redbirds in this year’s Triple-A National Championship Game. Wong provided … Continue reading

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Burlington Bees pitcher traded to Tigers

The Los Angeles Angels announced Friday that they are sending RHP Elvin Rodriguez to the Detroit Tigers as the player to be named later in the Aug. 31 trade involving outfielder Justin Upton and RHP Grayson Long. Rodriguez ended the … Continue reading

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