Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

Siri’s hitting streak at 33 games, two shy of MWL record

Dayton Dragons outfielder Jose Siri doubled in the 5th inning against the Lansing Lugnuts on Friday, extending his hitting streak to 33 games. That puts Siri in sole possession of second place on the all-time list of hitting streaks in … Continue reading

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Rojas, Vinson named Midwest League players of the week

Quad Cities River Bandits infielder Josh Rojas and Burlington Bees RHP Andrew Vinson respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for July 17-23, and Clinton LumberKings shortstop Luis Rengifo was named to MLB Pipeline’s … Continue reading

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Former Midwest League MVP traded to Yankees

The Toronto Blue Jays traded former Midwest League MVP Ryan McBroom to the New York Yankees on Sunday, getting infielder/outfielder Rob Refsnyder in return. McBroom was the Midwest League MVP in 2015, when he batted .315 with 12 HR and … Continue reading

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River Bandits trounce Lugnuts in 20-3 blowout at MWP

Six homers and a nine-run inning were part of the Quad Cities offensive onslaught as the River Bandits trounced the visiting Lansing Lugnuts 20-3 at Modern Woodmen Park on Wednesday. The River Bandits were led by a pair of players who … Continue reading

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J.D. Martinez trade includes two ex-Midwest Leaguers

The Detroit Tigers traded outfielder J.D. Martinez to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday, getting a trio of minor-league infielders in return. Two of those infielders — Dawel Lugo and Sergio Alcantara — are former Midwest Leaguers. The third one, middle … Continue reading

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