Category Archives: Great Lakes Loons

MWL playoffs: Hot Rods, Chiefs, Whitecaps advance

In the Midwest League playoffs Thursday, the Bowling Green Hot Rods, the Peoria Chiefs and the West Michigan Whitecaps all completed first-round sweeps while the Beloit Snappers and the Cedar Rapids Kernels finally got to play Game 1 of their … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs: Hot Rods, Chiefs, Whitecaps take 1-0 leads

Three of the first-round Midwest League playoff series began Wednesday, while the fourth one was postponed until Thursday because of rain. These series are best-of-three. Bowling Green Hot Rods 4, Lansing Lugnuts 3 (10 innings) The opening game of the … Continue reading

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Whitecaps, Snappers claim last two MWL playoff spots

The West Michigan Whitecaps and the Beloit Snappers became the second-half wild-card teams with wins on Monday, the last day of the regular season. The Whitecaps beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps 3-2 in 10 innings, in a play-in game of … Continue reading

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Down to last day to determine final two playoff teams

It’s down to the final day of the regular season to determine which teams will fill the last two playoff slots in the Midwest League. In the Eastern Division, it will essentially be a play-in game between the Fort Wayne … Continue reading

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Loons clinch home-field advantage in first round

The Great Lakes Loons have clinched home-field advantage in the first round of the Midwest League playoffs, and now wait to learn whether they will face the Fort Wayne TinCaps or the West Michigan Whitecaps. The TinCaps and the Whitecaps … Continue reading

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