Category Archives: Midwest League

Streaking Whitecaps maintain best record in baseball

The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Dayton Dragons 7-5 in 12 innings Friday to win their 7th consecutive game and maintain their status as the team with professional baseball’s best record. The Dragons, who started Friday tied for the second-best … Continue reading

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Friedl homers for Dragons three times Thursday

Cincinnati Reds prospect T.J. Friedl homered three times for the Dayton Dragons on Thursday — once during the game resumed from Wednesday night, and twice in the first four innings of Thursday’s regularly scheduled nine-inning contest. Wednesday’s game between the … Continue reading

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Lugnuts’ Maese strikes out 12 in complete-game win

It wasn’t his best overall start of the season, but Lansing Lugnuts right-hander Justin Maese pitched well enough to win — and strike out a dozen Lake County Captains batters in the process. Maese gave up four runs on seven … Continue reading

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QC’s Perez Ks 10 while no-hitting Peoria for 7 innings

Cuban left-hander Cionel Perez has had a rocky start to his professional baseball career, but on Monday he looked like everything the Houston Astros hoped for when they signed the then-20-year-old for $2 million last winter. After starting the season … Continue reading

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Tatis, Reed named Midwest League players of the week

Fort Wayne TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. and Kane County Cougars LHP Cody Reed respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of May 15 to 21. Tatis, son of the former … Continue reading

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