Category Archives: Burlington Bees

Tigers trade Upton to Angels for pitching prospect

Looking to fill a void in left field, the Los Angeles Angels acquired veteran outfielder Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, parting with pitching prospect Grayson Long and a player to be named later or cash considerations in … Continue reading

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Sparks, Erwin named Midwest League players of the week

Dayton Dragons third baseman Taylor Sparks and Beloit Snappers LHP Zack Erwin respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of Aug. 21-27. Sparks played in six games during that period, batting … Continue reading

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River Bandits clinch second-half playoff berth

One night after being no-hit by the Beloit Snappers, the Quad Cities River Bandits bounced back Thursday with a 5-2 win over the same team, becoming the first Midwest League team to clinch a second-half playoff berth. QC’s magic number … Continue reading

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Snappers no-hit River Bandits in 9 innings, win 3-0

Two Beloit Snappers pitchers combined to no-hit the Quad Cities River Bandits for nine innings as the home team won 3-0 at Pohlman Field on Wednesday. LHP Zack Erwin pitched the first six innings for the Snappers, walking one and … Continue reading

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Siri joins Midwest League’s elite 20-30, 20-40 clubs

Dayton Dragons outfielder Jose Siri homered and stole a base Sunday, putting him in a pair of elite Midwest League clubs. Siri entered the game with 19 homers and 39 stolen bases, so when he went deep in his first at-bat, the … Continue reading

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