Category Archives: Great Lakes Loons

Ex-Loons shortstop named NL Rookie of the Year

Former Great Lakes Loons shortstop Corey Seager stood out in his first full season with the Los Angeles Dodgers, so much so that he was unanimously named winner of the National League Rookie of the Year Award on Monday. Seager … Continue reading

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Ex-Loons infielder Calhoun named Fall Stars Game MVP

Los Angeles Dodgers prospect Willie Calhoun — a former Great Lakes Loons second baseman — was named the Most Valuable Player of the Arizona Fall League’s Fall Stars Game after going 3-for-3 with a home run, three runs batted in, and two … Continue reading

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First snowy field photo of offseason arrives early

It’s not even the end of October, but we already have our first snow-covered ballfield photo of the offseason. Dow Diamond, home of the 2016 Midwest League champion Great Lakes Loons, received a blanket of snow from above on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Former Loons pitcher Urias set to make postseason history

Former Great Lakes Loons pitcher Julio Urias is set to make postseason history when he starts Game 4 of the National League Championship Series tonight. The Los Angeles Dodgers lefty is only 20 years and 68 days old, which means he will become the … Continue reading

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Seager brothers made home-run history this year

Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager and Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager made MLB history this year as the first brothers to each hit at least 25 home runs in the same season. They slugged 26 and 30 round-trippers, respectively. Both are Midwest League … Continue reading

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