Author Archives: Craig Wieczorkiewicz

Wenson’s homer helps Bees sting ‘Kings with 4-3 loss

The Burlington Bees beat the Clinton LumberKings 4-3 on Friday, which was Denny McLain bobblehead night at NelsonCorp Field. A three-run homer by Harrison Wenson in the 2nd and an RBI double by Jordyn Adams in the 3rd gave the … Continue reading

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Burdick, Curlis named Midwest League players of the week

Clinton LumberKings outfielder Peyton Burdick and Dayton Dragons LHP Connor Curlis respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 5-11. In seven games during that period, Burdick batted .394 (13-for-33) with two homers, … Continue reading

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Greene, Abrams make Midwest League debuts

Two of this year’s top draft picks — No. 5 overall Riley Greene and No. 6 overall C.J. Abrams — made their Midwest League debuts this week, for the West Michigan Whitecaps and the Fort Wayne TinCaps, respectively. Greene was … Continue reading

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TinCaps strike out 13 in one-hit win over Whitecaps

Joey Cantillo pitched six hitless innings and combined with two other TinCaps pitchers to strike out 13 in Fort Wayne’s 8-0 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps at Parkview Field on Sunday. Cantillo walked three and struck out seven in … Continue reading

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The Force Awakens as Rey drives in record 8 RBI for Dragons

The Dayton Dragons snapped their five-game losing streak Saturday as Brian Rey led them to a 14-7 win over the Fort Wayne TinCaps, driving in a franchise-record eight runs for the Cincinnati Reds affiliate. Do the Dragons have a new … Continue reading

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