Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

Whitecaps clinch first-half Eastern Division title

The West Michigan Whitecaps were rained out Thursday, but they still clinched the first-half Eastern Division title thanks to a Dayton Dragons loss with only three games left in the first half. The Whitecaps clinched a first-half playoff berth Wednesday … Continue reading

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Field of eight announced for MWL Home Run Derby

The eight participants in next week’s Midwest League Home Run Derby were announced Tuesday. Six are from Eastern Division teams, and three are highly-touted prospects who are the sons of former major-leaguers. The event is slated to begin at 7:05 p.m. ET Monday … Continue reading

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Midwest League announces All-Star starters and reserves

The Midwest League has announced the starters and reserve players for this year’s All-Star Game, to be played Tuesday, June 20, at Dow Diamond in Midland, Mich., home of the Great Lakes Loons. The Dayton Dragons have seven All-Star selections, the … Continue reading

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Four shutouts thrown in Midwest League this season

Today is National Doughnut Day in the United States, so I figured this is a good time to look at how many shutouts have been thrown in the Midwest League so far this season. Through June 1, there have been … Continue reading

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Three Midwest League players earn weekly honors

Three Midwest League players earned weekly honors for the period of May 22 to 28. Lansing Lugnuts middle infielder Bo Bichette and West Michigan Whitecaps RHP Anthony Castro respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the … Continue reading

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