Category Archives: Dayton Dragons

Pujols homers to join baseball’s 2,000 RBI club

Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols hit the 639th home run of his MLB career Thursday, giving him 2,000 RBI at the major-league level. According to Baseball-Reference, Pujols is the fifth player to reach that RBI plateau (but only the … Continue reading

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Franco, Parsons named Midwest League players of the week

Bowling Green Hot Rods shortstop Wander Franco and Peoria Chiefs RHP Tommy Parsons respectively were named the Midwest League’s offensive player and pitcher of the week for April 22-28. Franco — one of the top prospects in baseball — batted … Continue reading

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Benson’s four-homer game highlights notable night in MWL

There were several notable performances in the Midwest League on Thursday, with a four-homer game by Lake County Captains outfielder Will Benson chief among them. Benson’s four roundtrippers (a grand slam, a two-run homer, and two solo shots) in Lake … Continue reading

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Top MWL prospects to watch on Eastern Division teams

A lot of top prospects have passed through the Midwest League in recent years, and this season will be no different. Here is a look at some of the top talents on Opening Day rosters for the MWL’s Eastern Division … Continue reading

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2019 Midwest League coaching staffs

With spring training underway, attention turns back to baseball and you may be wondering who will coach in the Midwest League this year. Here are links to my posts about the coaching staffs of all 16 MWL teams: Beloit Snappers … Continue reading

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