Category Archives: Fort Wayne TinCaps

Gore makes MWL debut, but TinCaps drop to 0-6

MacKenzie Gore — one of baseball’s top left-handed pitching prospects — made his Midwest League debut for the Fort Wayne TinCaps on Tuesday, but his team fell a run short and dropped to 0-6 to start the season. The No. … Continue reading

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Gore among top Padres prospects assigned to TinCaps

The Fort Wayne TinCaps are stacked with young talent again this year, with one of baseball’s top pitching prospects headlining the notable San Diego Padres farmhands assigned to the Opening Day roster. MacKenzie Gore — considered one of the game’s … Continue reading

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River Bandits get their 2017 MWL championship rings

Members of the 2017 Quad Cities River Bandits received their Midwest League championship rings Saturday during a ceremony at the spring training home of the Houston Astros, the River Bandits’ parent club. Here is a description of the rings’ design, … Continue reading

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Seven of baseball’s top 10 prospects played in the MWL

Some highly-touted prospects have played in the Midwest League in recent years, and top-prospect lists reflect this. Take, for example, Baseball America‘s top prospects list. Seven of the top 10 prospects are Midwest League alumni. Neither of the top two … Continue reading

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Guide to the 2018 Midwest League coaching staffs

As spring training gets underway this week, you may be thinking ahead to the Midwest League season and wondering who the coaches for each team will be. Here are links to my posts about all of them: Beloit Snappers Bowling … Continue reading

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