Category Archives: Dayton Dragons

MWL championship trophy on display in Loons office

The Great Lakes Loons have the Midwest League championship trophy on display in their front office, as you can see in the above photo shared by the team on social media. The Loons won the league title Sunday when they … Continue reading

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Dragons attendance best in Single-A, 7th among all MiLB clubs

The Dayton Dragons were the top draw among Single-A teams and ranked seventh overall in Minor League Baseball this year. MiLB’s attendance rankings show all of the top ten teams are Triple-A clubs, with the exception of the Dragons. Thus, … Continue reading

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Timber Rattlers set new MWL record for strikeouts in season

On the final day of the 2016 Midwest League season, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers pitchers struck out five Beloit Snappers batters to set a new league record for strikeouts by a team in a single season. The Rattlers pitching staff finished … Continue reading

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Clinton sets new franchise record for wins in a season

The Clinton LumberKings staved off a late-inning rally by the Burlington Bees to win 5-4 Thursday, setting a new franchise record for wins in a single season. The LumberKings are now 84-52, the best record in the Midwest League this season. … Continue reading

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TinCaps, Padres renew affiliation through 2018 season

The Fort Wayne TinCaps and the San Diego Padres announced Thursday they have renewed their player-development contract through the 2018 season. Fort Wayne has been San Diego’s Midwest League affiliate since 1999. By the time the two-year extension is over, the affiliation … Continue reading

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Loehr, Bautista named MWL players of the week

Beloit Snappers infielder Trace Loehr and Dayton Dragons RHP Wendolyn Bautista respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for Aug. 22-28. During that period, Loehr batted a robust .555 (15-for-27) with five doubles, four walks, … Continue reading

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