Category Archives: Dayton Dragons

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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Hot Rods clinch first playoff berth since 2013

The Bowling Green Hot Rods seem revved and ready to start the postseason. The team completed a five-game sweep of the Lake County Captains with a 14-2 win Thursday, clinching a playoff berth for the first time since 2013. The … Continue reading

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Belen, De La Cruz named MWL players of the week

Fort Wayne TinCaps third baseman Carlos Belen and South Bend Cubs RHP Oscar De La Cruz respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 8-14. In six games during that period, Belen batted … Continue reading

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Kruzel becomes all-time winningest Chiefs manager

The Peoria Chiefs split their doubleheader against the Quad Cities River Bandits on Saturday, but their Game 1 victory is all manager Joe Kruzel needed to become the club’s all-time winningest manager. Peoria’s 4-3 win was No. 211 for the Chiefs … Continue reading

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Hernandez homers in 1st MLB game; Musgrove gets 1st MLB win

Ex-River Bandits outfielder Teoscar Hernandez homered Friday in his first major-league game for the Houston Astros, who beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3, earning former Quad Cities pitcher Joe Musgrove his first MLB win. In addition to his solo shot, … Continue reading

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De La Cruz, Borucki dominate their Thursday starts

South Bend Cubs RHP Oscar De La Cruz and Lansing Lugnuts LHP Ryan Borucki were dominant in their starts Thursday, allowing only one hit in 10 innings between them. De La Cruz struck out six and walked one, but did … Continue reading

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