Category Archives: Great Lakes Loons

Capel, Gutierrez named Midwest League players of the week

Lake County Captains outfielder Conner Capel and West Michigan Whitecaps RHP Alfred Gutierrez respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 7-13. Capel played in six games during that period, batting .444 (12-for-27) … Continue reading

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Whitecaps set new MWL record with 24th shutout of season

The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Great Lakes Loons 6-0 Friday for their 24th shutout of the season, breaking the old Midwest League record of 23 set by the 1974 Quad City Angels. Whitecaps starter Anthony Castro scattered four hits … Continue reading

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TinCaps pitcher sets new franchise record with 17 Ks

TinCaps RHP Pedro Avila set a new franchise record Tuesday when he struck out 17 batters in Fort Wayne’s 4-1 win over the Great Lakes Loons. That broke the previous Fort Wayne record set by LaTroy Hawkins, who struck out … Continue reading

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Fort Wayne’s Baez strikes out 9 in 5th Midwest League win

Fort Wayne TinCaps RHP Michel Baez continued his dominance of Midwest League batters Monday, striking out nine while scattering four hits and a walk in seven scoreless innings against the Great Lakes Loons. The San Diego Padres prospect from Cuba … Continue reading

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Walker, Beeker named Midwest League players of the week

Great Lakes Loons infielder Jared Walker and Cedar Rapids Kernels RHP Clark Beeker respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of July 31 to August 6. In five games during that … Continue reading

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