Category Archives: Midwest League

TinCaps rout Whitecaps 15-4; Maddox sets new WM hits record

The Fort Wayne TinCaps offense exploded for 15 runs Saturday, beating the West Michigan Whitecaps by 11 tallies on Stand Up To Cancer Night at Parkview Field. Eleven of Fort Wayne’s runs were scored in the 4th and 5th innings. … Continue reading

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Hot Rods clinch first playoff berth since 2013

The Bowling Green Hot Rods seem revved and ready to start the postseason. The team completed a five-game sweep of the Lake County Captains with a 14-2 win Thursday, clinching a playoff berth for the first time since 2013. The … Continue reading

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Jimenez named Midwest League MVP and Prospect of Year

South Bend Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez was named the Midwest League’s Most Valuable Player and Prospect of the Year on Tuesday. Jimenez is batting .337 with 12 home runs, 38 doubles, three triples and 77 RBI in 106 games, with 13 games … Continue reading

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Landon, Harber named MWL players of the week

Great Lakes Loons outfielder Logan Landon and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers RHP Conor Harber respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of Aug. 15-21. In seven games during that period, Landon batted … Continue reading

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LumberKings chop down Chiefs for 8th straight win

Good pitching and a pair of home runs helped the Clinton LumberKings win their eighth consecutive game Sunday, a 2-1 victory over the Peoria Chiefs. Not only have the LumberKings won their last eight games, but they have come away … Continue reading

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Vargas strikes out 17 in Cougars’ 4-2 win over Bandits

Kane County Cougars RHP Emilio Vargas struck out 17 and walked none in a dominant performance over the Quad Cities River Bandits at Modern Woodmen Park on Saturday. The only blemish for Vargas occurred in the 9th inning. He gave up … Continue reading

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