Category Archives: Clinton LumberKings

Benson, Donato named Midwest League players of the week

Lake County Captains outfielder Will Benson and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Chad Donato respectively were named the Midwest League’s offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 27 to September 3. During that period, Benson batted .357 (10-for-28) … Continue reading

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Kernels clinch second-half Western Division title

The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Kane County Cougars 5-1 Monday to win the second-half Western Division title. This is the sixth consecutive season the Kernels have reached the playoffs — all six years the team has been affiliated with … Continue reading

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Montero, Lewis earn top Midwest League honors

With less than three weeks left before the playoffs begin, the Midwest League announced its postseason awards Friday. Former Peoria Chiefs third baseman Elehuris Montero was named the league’s Most Valuable Player, former Cedar Rapids Kernels shortstop Royce Lewis the … Continue reading

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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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Loons’ losing streak reaches 13 games

The Lansing Lugnuts beat the Great Lakes Loons 3-1 on Friday, extending the losing team’s loss streak to an unlucky 13 games in a row. The Loons are 0-9 in the second half and 24-53 overall this season. They last … Continue reading

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