Category Archives: Lake County Captains

Loons’ Rincon blasts two homers, has four in four games

Los Angeles Dodgers prospect Carlos Rincon blasted two homers to lead the Great Lakes Loons to a 6-2 win over the Lake County Captains on Monday.¬†The 19-year-old¬†outfielder now has four home runs, seven runs batted in, and is batting .400 … Continue reading

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Opening Day 2017: Lots of rain, lots of strikeouts

One of the constants of the universe seems to be that come Opening Day in the Midwest League, there’s going to be subpar weather. Four games were postponed and will be played as part of doubleheaders Friday, and a fifth … Continue reading

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Molina signs 3-year, $60M extension with Cardinals

Longtime St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina signed a 3-year, $60 million contract extension Sunday, keeping him with the Redbirds through the 2020 season. Molina has played for the Cards at the major-league level since 2004. He won Gold Glove … Continue reading

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Former No. 1 pick Aiken highlights Captains roster

The Lake County Captains will start the season with six players ranked by Baseball America among the Cleveland Indians’ top 30 prospects. The most notable of them is two-time first-round draft pick, LHP Brady Aiken (No. 4). He was drafted … Continue reading

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Blanton assigned to Captains coaching staff

A former pitcher with Midwest League experience is assigned to the Lake County Captains coaching staff for the 2017 season. Jason Blanton will serve as Lake County’s pitching coach. He pitched in the Chicago Cubs organization for three seasons, and … Continue reading

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