Category Archives: Midwest League

Marshall is hero in 10-inning MWL All-Star contest

The Midwest League All-Star Game lasted 10 innings, with Dayton Dragons first baseman Montrell Marshall driving in the winning run with two outs in the final frame. It’s a good thing he did, too, because otherwise the game would’ve been … Continue reading

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River Bandits, Chiefs claim West Division playoff berths

The Quad Cities River Bandits and the Peoria Chiefs claimed the two Western Division playoff spots from the first half of the season. The River Bandits clinched the first-half division title Saturday when they beat the Burlington Bees 2-1 in … Continue reading

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Hot Rods clinch East Div. title; three-way tie atop West Div.

The Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps  7-2 Thursday to clinch the first-half Eastern Division title. The Lansing Lugnuts, who lost 4-3 to the Lake County Captains, will be the first-half Eastern Division wild-card team. The race … Continue reading

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Lugnuts clinch first-half playoff berth

The Lansing Lugnuts beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps 4-2 Monday to clinch a first-half playoff berth. Lansing will face Bowling Green in the first round of the playoffs in September, after the Hot Rods clinched a playoff berth Sunday. The … Continue reading

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Midwest League Home Run Derby participants announced

Three players from each division will participate in the 2018 Midwest League Home Run Derby, which will be held Tuesday, June 19, before the start of this year’s MWL All-Star Game at Cooley Law School Stadium, home of the Lansing … Continue reading

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