Category Archives: Dayton Dragons

Capel, Gutierrez named Midwest League players of the week

Lake County Captains outfielder Conner Capel and West Michigan Whitecaps RHP Alfred Gutierrez respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 7-13. Capel played in six games during that period, batting .444 (12-for-27) … Continue reading

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Tatis sets new Fort Wayne record with 21st HR of season

TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. set a new Fort Wayne franchise record when he hit his 21st home run of the season in his team’s 7-1 win over the Bowling Green Hot Rods on Saturday. The previous record of 20 … Continue reading

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Whitecaps set new MWL record with 24th shutout of season

The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Great Lakes Loons 6-0 Friday for their 24th shutout of the season, breaking the old Midwest League record of 23 set by the 1974 Quad City Angels. Whitecaps starter Anthony Castro scattered four hits … Continue reading

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LC’s Aiken throws seven one-hit innings vs. Lansing

Despite having an overall disappointing season, Lake County Captains LHP Brady Aiken still has occasionally shown flashes of what made him a two-time first-round draft pick. Thursday night’s game featured one such flash, as Aiken took a no-hitter into the 6th inning and ended … Continue reading

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TinCaps pitcher sets new franchise record with 17 Ks

TinCaps RHP Pedro Avila set a new franchise record Tuesday when he struck out 17 batters in Fort Wayne’s 4-1 win over the Great Lakes Loons. That broke the previous Fort Wayne record set by LaTroy Hawkins, who struck out … Continue reading

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