Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

Tatis sets new Fort Wayne record with 21st HR of season

TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. set a new Fort Wayne franchise record when he hit his 21st home run of the season in his team’s 7-1 win over the Bowling Green Hot Rods on Saturday. The previous record of 20 … Continue reading

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LC’s Aiken throws seven one-hit innings vs. Lansing

Despite having an overall disappointing season, Lake County Captains LHP Brady Aiken still has occasionally shown flashes of what made him a two-time first-round draft pick. Thursday night’s game featured one such flash, as Aiken took a no-hitter into the 6th inning and ended … Continue reading

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TinCaps pitcher sets new franchise record with 17 Ks

TinCaps RHP Pedro Avila set a new franchise record Tuesday when he struck out 17 batters in Fort Wayne’s 4-1 win over the Great Lakes Loons. That broke the previous Fort Wayne record set by LaTroy Hawkins, who struck out … Continue reading

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Trosclair hits for cycle as Chiefs, Snappers set new XBH record

Chiefs first baseman Stefan Trosclair hit for the cycle in Peoria’s 13-10 win over the Beloit Snappers on Friday, collecting three of a Midwest League-record 20 extra-base hits by the two teams. The 20 extra-base hits broke the still-fresh MWL … Continue reading

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Chris channels Christy in Mathewson masterpiece

I don’t know if anyone ever calls Great Lakes Loons right-hander Chris Mathewson “Christy,” but he deserved to be on Tuesday because he pitched like a Hall-of-Famer. But despite his standout performance, he was in line to get a loss … Continue reading

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