Category Archives: Midwest League

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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River Bandits win third Midwest League title in seven years

The Quad Cities River Bandits beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps 12-2 Saturday to complete their sweep of the Midwest League Championship Series. It is their third Midwest League title in the last seven years, and the team’s seventh league championship … Continue reading

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Bandits shut out TinCaps to move within a win of MWL title

The Quad Cities River Bandits beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps 5-0 Thursday, using a combination of great pitching and timely hitting to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five Midwest League Championship Series. After winning the first two games on the … Continue reading

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Bandits beat TinCaps 6-3 in championship series opener

The Quad Cities River Bandits tagged Fort Wayne TinCaps starter Pedro Avila for six runs, including five in the 1st inning, on their way to a 6-3 win Wednesday in the opening game of the Midwest League Championship Series. Four … Continue reading

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TinCaps and River Bandits to face off in Midwest League finals

The Fort Wayne TinCaps and the Quad Cities River Bandits will play in this year’s Midwest League Championship Series after defeating the Dayton Dragons and the Cedar Rapids Kernels, respectively, in the semifinals Monday. Both teams won by scoring early … Continue reading

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