Category Archives: Lake County Captains

Vallimont strikes out 9 as Clinton nearly no-hits Beloit

Miami Marlins prospect Chris Vallimont pitched seven hitless innings as the Clinton LumberKings nearly no-hit the Beloit Snappers at Pohlman Field on Tuesday afternoon. Vallimont took a perfect game into the 7th inning, but walked two batters and threw a … Continue reading

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Benson, Dubin named Midwest League players of the week

Lake County Captains outfielder Will Benson and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Shawn Dubin respectively were named the Midwest League’s offensive player and pitcher of the week for April 15-21. Benson was probably a slam-dunk choice for the offensive award … Continue reading

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Benson’s four-homer game highlights notable night in MWL

There were several notable performances in the Midwest League on Thursday, with a four-homer game by Lake County Captains outfielder Will Benson chief among them. Benson’s four roundtrippers (a grand slam, a two-run homer, and two solo shots) in Lake … Continue reading

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Gorman, Parsons named Midwest League players of the week

A pair of Peoria Chiefs were named the first Midwest League players of the week for the 2019 season. Third baseman Nolan Gorman, a top St. Louis Cardinals prospect, was named the MWL offensive player of the week thanks to … Continue reading

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Top MWL prospects to watch on Eastern Division teams

A lot of top prospects have passed through the Midwest League in recent years, and this season will be no different. Here is a look at some of the top talents on Opening Day rosters for the MWL’s Eastern Division … Continue reading

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