Category Archives: 2018 All-Star Game

2018 Midwest League Home Run Derby photos

The 2018 MLB Home Run Derby takes place at Nationals Park tonight, so I figured this would be a good time to share some more of my photos from this year’s Midwest League Home Run Derby, which happened June 19 … Continue reading

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Ronaldo Hernandez named MWL player of the month for June

Bowling Green Hot Rods catcher Ronaldo Hernandez was named the Midwest League Player of the Month after batting .366 and leading the league in five other categories in June. Hernandez, a 20-year-old Colombia native, played 22 games in June, during … Continue reading

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Current Dragon, former Kernel suspended for drug violations

A current Dayton Dragons player and a former Cedar Rapids Kernels player were each suspended 50 games for drug violations. According to a press release, Cincinnati Reds prospect Montrell Marshall and Minnesota Twins farmhand Sean Miller drew the bans after … Continue reading

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Sandoval, Noda named MWL players of the week

Quad Cities River Bandits LHP Patrick Sandoval and Lansing Lugnuts outfielder Ryan Noda respectively were named the Midwest League’s pitcher and offensive player of the week for June 18-24. In his Saturday start against the Beloit Snappers, Sandoval allowed only … Continue reading

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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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