Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

Whitecaps stop Hot Rods’ winning streak at 9 games

The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 8-3 Sunday, ending BG’s winning streak at nine games. The Hot Rods’ winning streak tied a franchise record, which was set in 2011 and matched last month. Bowling Green (28-14) … Continue reading

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Allen extends hitting streak to 20 games

TinCaps catcher Austin Allen went 4-for-7 with two RBI — including the game-winner — in Fort Wayne’s 4-3 win over the South Bend Cubs in 15 innings Friday at Four Winds Field. Allen has now hit safely in 20 consecutive … Continue reading

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Four ex-Midwest Leaguers made MLB debut Tuesday

Four former Midwest Leaguers made their major-league debuts Tuesday, with the pitchers having better success than the position players. Arguably the best of the four MLB debuts was that of Houston Astros RHP Joe Musgrove, who started last season with the Quad … Continue reading

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A’s-Dodgers trade includes three ex-Midwest Leaguers

The Los Angeles Dodgers and the Oakland Athletics reportedly agreed Monday to a five-player trade involving three former Midwest Leaguers. Multiple reports say the A’s are sending outfielder Josh Reddick and LHP Rich Hill to the Dodgers for pitching prospects … Continue reading

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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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