Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

LumberKings win 4,000th Midwest League game

The Clinton LumberKings beat the Lansing Lugnuts 7-3 Friday to notch their 4,000th victory as a member of the Midwest League. Luis Liberato and Dalton Kelly each drove in a pair of runs for the LumberKings. Clinton is the first … Continue reading

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Lugnuts no-hit Chiefs, but lose on unearned run

Two Lansing Lugnuts pitchers combined to no-hit the Peoria Chiefs in the second game of a doubleheader Thursday. Normally that would be cause for celebration, but the Lugnuts also managed to lose the game 1-0. Both offenses struggled in the … Continue reading

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South Bend slugger shines in All-Star Futures Game

South Bend Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez shone in another showcase game Sunday, less than a month after being named the Top Star in this year’s Midwest League All-Star Game. Jimenez didn’t enter the All-Star Futures Game until the 6th inning, … Continue reading

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Gohara, Jackson lead Clinton to 3-0 win over Quad Cities

The Clinton LumberKings got a great start from LHP Luiz Gohara and three hits from top Seattle Mariners prospect Alex Jackson to lead them to a 3-0 win over the Quad Cities River Bandits at Modern Woodmen Park on Saturday. … Continue reading

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Former Cougars infielder makes MLB debut

Former Kane County Cougars third baseman Jeimer Candelario made his major-league debut for the Chicago Cubs on Sunday — and he did it against New York Mets fireballer (and former Lansing Lugnuts pitcher) Noah Syndergaard. Candelario struck out in both … Continue reading

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Lugnuts lefty added to All-Star Futures Game roster

Lansing Lugnuts LHP Angel Perdomo was added Thursday to the All-Star Futures Game roster for the World Team. The Toronto Blue Jays prospect replaces Jackson Generals RHP Dylan Unsworth, who is on the disabled list because of a hamstring injury. Unsworth, a Seattle Mariners prospect from South … Continue reading

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Jimenez, Mejia, Rios on All-Star Futures Game rosters

Three prospects who played in the Midwest League this year are on the World roster for the 2016 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game. (None are on the U.S. roster.) Only one — South Bend Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez — currently plays … Continue reading

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First-half playoff berths determined on final day of half

The fourth and final playoff team from the first half was determined Sunday, as were the playoff berths that each team claimed. Although three playoff teams were determined Saturday, the final day of the first half held the drama of … Continue reading

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Loons nearly no-hit Lugnuts; Krieger’s hitting streak ends

The Great Lakes Loons came within an out of no-hitting the Lansing Lugnuts in the second game of their doubleheader Wednesday. Instead, the Loons settled for a 6-3 win and a doubleheader split. RHP Chris Powell — son of former … Continue reading

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