Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

Jimenez named Midwest League MVP and Prospect of Year

South Bend Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez was named the Midwest League’s Most Valuable Player and Prospect of the Year on Tuesday. Jimenez is batting .337 with 12 home runs, 38 doubles, three triples and 77 RBI in 106 games, with 13 games … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 All-Star Futures Game, 2016 All-Star Game, 2016 Playoffs, Beloit Snappers, Bowling Green Hot Rods, Cedar Rapids Kernels, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Kane County Cougars, Lake County Captains, Lansing Lugnuts, Midwest League, Peoria Chiefs, South Bend Silver Hawks, West Michigan Whitecaps, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | Leave a comment

Loons’ winning streak snapped at six games

The Hot Rods beat the Loons 5-2 at Bowling Green Ballpark on Friday, ending Great Lakes’ winning streak at six games. Hot Rods third baseman Kevin Padlo hit his 16th homer of the season, tying him with former Beloit Snappers … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Playoffs, Beloit Snappers, Bowling Green Hot Rods, Eugene Emeralds, Great Lakes Loons, Kane County Cougars, Lake County Captains, Lansing Lugnuts, Midwest League, Northwest League, Peoria Chiefs, South Bend Silver Hawks, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | 1 Comment

Ex-Rattler Haniger collects 3 RBI in MLB debut

Former Wisconsin Timber Rattlers outfielder Mitch Haniger had a memorable major-league debut for the Diamondbacks on Tuesday, going 2-for-4 with 3 RBI in Arizona’s 7-5 loss to the New York Mets. Haniger batted seventh and played left field. He struck … Continue reading

Posted in Cedar Rapids Kernels, Florida State League, Great Lakes Loons, Lakeland Flying Tigers, Lansing Lugnuts, Midwest League, South Bend Silver Hawks, West Michigan Whitecaps, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | Leave a comment

Allen extends hitting streak, setting new Fort Wayne record

TinCaps catcher Austin Allen extended his hitting streak to 24 games Friday, setting a new Fort Wayne record. Allen’s first two at-bats resulted in flyouts before the San Diego Padres prospect doubled to lead off the bottom of the 4th inning. … Continue reading

Posted in Bowling Green Hot Rods, Carolina League, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Lake County Captains, Lansing Lugnuts, Lynchburg Hillcats, Midwest League, West Michigan Whitecaps | Leave a comment

De La Cruz, Borucki dominate their Thursday starts

South Bend Cubs RHP Oscar De La Cruz and Lansing Lugnuts LHP Ryan Borucki were dominant in their starts Thursday, allowing only one hit in 10 innings between them. De La Cruz struck out six and walked one, but did … Continue reading

Posted in Dayton Dragons, Lansing Lugnuts, Midwest League, South Bend Silver Hawks, West Michigan Whitecaps | Leave a comment

LumberKings no-hit Snappers, win 2-0

Four Clinton LumberKings pitchers combined to no-hit the Beloit Snappers at Ashford University Field on Tuesday, striking out 11 batters and walking one on the way to a 2-0 win for the home team. The first of the four right-handed … Continue reading

Posted in Beloit Snappers, Cedar Rapids Kernels, Clinton LumberKings, Lansing Lugnuts, Midwest League | Leave a comment