Author Archives: Craig Wieczorkiewicz

Loons outfielder named Midwest League player of the month

Great Lakes Loons outfielder Niko Hulsizer was named the Midwest League Player of the Month for May. Hulsizer batted .330 in May and led the MWL in home runs (10), runs batted in (26), total bases (72), slugging percentage (.720) … Continue reading

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Benson, Garcia named Midwest League players of the week

Lake County Captains outfielder Will Benson and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Luis Garcia respectively were named the Midwest League’s offensive player and pitcher of the week for May 27-June 2. This is the third time Benson won the award … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers to play game as ‘Udder Tuggers’ later this month

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have annually done a “Salute to Cows” promotion for the past few seasons. When they do it this year, the team will wear specially-designed caps and jerseys as they play the game as the “Wisconsin Udder … Continue reading

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Some photos from a recent Snappers-LumberKings game

I was in the Beloit area for an event not related to baseball last Thursday, so after it ended I stopped at Pohlman Field to catch most of the second game of a doubleheader between the Snappers and the LumberKings. … Continue reading

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Vallimont, Hulsizer named Midwest League players of the week

Clinton LumberKings RHP Chris Vallimont and Great Lakes Loons outfielder Niko Hulsizer respectively were named the Midwest League’s pitcher and offensive player of the week for May 20-26. Vallimont made two starts during that time, giving up only one hit, … Continue reading

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