Category Archives: Lake County Captains

2016 Snappers pitcher wins MiLB Gold Glove Award

A 2016 Midwest Leaguer is among the nine Minor League Baseball players announced as recipients of Rawlings Gold Glove Awards on Monday. The award winners were chosen from the 10 domestic-based, full-season MiLB leagues, with a player selected for each position. … Continue reading

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Wiel drives in 7 on final day to win MWL RBI title

Cedar Rapids Kernels first baseman Zander Wiel drove in seven runs on the final day of the regular season to win the Midwest League RBI title. He finished with five more RBI than Bowling Green Hot Rods catcher Brett Sullivan … Continue reading

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Captains, Indians extend affiliation through 2018 season

The Lake County Captains and the Cleveland Indians have extended their player-development contract through the 2018 season, the teams announced Saturday. “We’re pleased to be extending our relationship with the Captains and the city of Eastlake,” Carter Hawkins, director of … Continue reading

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Clinton sets new franchise record for wins in a season

The Clinton LumberKings staved off a late-inning rally by the Burlington Bees to win 5-4 Thursday, setting a new franchise record for wins in a single season. The LumberKings are now 84-52, the best record in the Midwest League this season. … Continue reading

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TinCaps, Padres renew affiliation through 2018 season

The Fort Wayne TinCaps and the San Diego Padres announced Thursday they have renewed their player-development contract through the 2018 season. Fort Wayne has been San Diego’s Midwest League affiliate since 1999. By the time the two-year extension is over, the affiliation … Continue reading

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Kernels win 8th straight game, clinch playoff berth

The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Clinton LumberKings 6-1 Monday to win their eighth straight game and clinch a postseason berth for the fourth consecutive year. The win, combined with the Peoria Chiefs’ doubleheader sweep of the Burlington Bees earlier … Continue reading

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