Category Archives: Lake County Captains

New Mets manager is a former Captains pitching coach

Former Lake County Captains pitching coach Mickey Callaway was announced as the new manager of the New York Mets on Monday. Callaway had been a pitching coach in the Cleveland Indians organization since 2010, the year he served in that … Continue reading

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Tapia breaks Captains’ HR record, wins MWL HR crown

Lake County Captains first baseman Emmanuel Tapia homered in his last at-bat of the 2017 season, setting a new club record for most round-trippers in a single season. The Cleveland Indians prospect’s 29 homers were the most in the Midwest … Continue reading

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Bichette named Midwest League MVP & Prospect of the Year

Former Lansing Lugnuts infielder Bo Bichette was named the 2017 Midwest League Most Valuable Player and Prospect of the Year on Friday. Bichette, who turned 19 a month before the season started, dominated at the plate for the Lugnuts, even flirting with batting .400 for … Continue reading

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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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LC’s Aiken throws seven one-hit innings vs. Lansing

Despite having an overall disappointing season, Lake County Captains LHP Brady Aiken still has occasionally shown flashes of what made him a two-time first-round draft pick. Thursday night’s game featured one such flash, as Aiken took a no-hitter into the 6th inning and ended … Continue reading

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