Category Archives: Midwest League

Vallimont strikes out 9 as Clinton nearly no-hits Beloit

Miami Marlins prospect Chris Vallimont pitched seven hitless innings as the Clinton LumberKings nearly no-hit the Beloit Snappers at Pohlman Field on Tuesday afternoon. Vallimont took a perfect game into the 7th inning, but walked two batters and threw a … Continue reading

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Hot Rods cruise to 17-0 victory over South Bend Cubs

The Hot Rods offense didn’t really get its engine revved up until the 5th inning, but Bowling Green’s starting pitcher kept his opponents stymied before the bats took over in BG’s 17-0 win over the South Bend Cubs on Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Casey, Arendas named Midwest League players of the week

South Bend Cubs RHP Derek Casey and Burlington Bees first baseman D.C. Arendas respectively were named the Midwest League’s pitcher and offensive player of the week for May 6-12. Casey earned the pitching award by throwing seven perfect innings to … Continue reading

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Bees take no-hitter into 9th vs. Dragons, win 7-0

The Burlington Bees took a no-hitter into the 9th inning against the Dayton Dragons in their 7-0 win at Fifth Third Field on Thursday. Bees righty Jose Soriano pitched the first six innings of the game, allowing three walks but … Continue reading

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Pujols homers to join baseball’s 2,000 RBI club

Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols hit the 639th home run of his MLB career Thursday, giving him 2,000 RBI at the major-league level. According to Baseball-Reference, Pujols is the fifth player to reach that RBI plateau (but only the … Continue reading

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