Category Archives: Lake County Captains

Miranda, Naughton named MWL players of the week

Cedar Rapids Kernels infielder Jose Miranda and Dayton Dragons LHP Packy Naughton respectively were named the Midwest League’s offensive player and pitcher of the week for July 9-15. Miranda played in six games during that period, batting .440 (11-for-25) with … Continue reading

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2018 Midwest League Home Run Derby photos

The 2018 MLB Home Run Derby takes place at Nationals Park tonight, so I figured this would be a good time to share some more of my photos from this year’s Midwest League Home Run Derby, which happened June 19 … Continue reading

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Marshall is hero in 10-inning MWL All-Star contest

The Midwest League All-Star Game lasted 10 innings, with Dayton Dragons first baseman Montrell Marshall driving in the winning run with two outs in the final frame. It’s a good thing he did, too, because otherwise the game would’ve been … Continue reading

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River Bandits, Chiefs claim West Division playoff berths

The Quad Cities River Bandits and the Peoria Chiefs claimed the two Western Division playoff spots from the first half of the season. The River Bandits clinched the first-half division title Saturday when they beat the Burlington Bees 2-1 in … Continue reading

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Hot Rods clinch East Div. title; three-way tie atop West Div.

The Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps  7-2 Thursday to clinch the first-half Eastern Division title. The Lansing Lugnuts, who lost 4-3 to the Lake County Captains, will be the first-half Eastern Division wild-card team. The race … Continue reading

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