Category Archives: Florida State League

Quad Cities pitching staff breaks MWL strikeouts record

The Quad Cities River Bandits pitching staff broke the Midwest League record for strikeouts in a single season Friday, and have 16 more games left to go. River Bandits starting pitcher Leovanny Rodriguez’s third strikeout of the game was QC’s … Continue reading

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Captains pitcher Jimenez suspended 80 games

Lake County Captains RHP Domingo Jimenez was suspended 80 games after testing positive for Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance. The suspension, which is effective immediately, was announced Friday. Jimenez, a 24-year-old native of the Dominican Republic, has pitched in the Cleveland … Continue reading

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Lugnuts roster includes one of Roger Clemens’ sons

The Lansing Lugnuts roster includes six top-30 Toronto Blue Jays prospects, but it’s another player who is most likely to turn fans’ heads simply because of his name: Kacy Clemens. The son of MLB pitching great Roger Clemens, Kacy arrives … Continue reading

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Albernaz replaces Ruiz as Hot Rods manager

Craig Albernaz will manage the Bowling Green Hot Rods this year instead of Reinaldo Ruiz, the team announced. Ruiz was slated to return for a fourth season at the helm of the Hot Rods, but the Tampa Bay Rays reassigned … Continue reading

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2017 Chiefs hurler Hicks makes Cardinals’ MLB roster

Jordan Hicks started last season in the Midwest League, pitching for the Peoria Chiefs. He’ll start this season in the National League, pitching out of the bullpen for the St. Louis Cardinals. That’s according to St. Louis Post-Dispatch writer Derrick … Continue reading

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