Category Archives: Lansing Lugnuts

Grueser named MWL executive of the year

Lansing Lugnuts general manager Nick Grueser was named the Midwest League executive of the year Tuesday. Here is information about Grueser and the award, from the Midwest League’s press release: Grueser presided over a groundbreaking renovation that has drawn international … Continue reading

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Lugnuts’ field is a mini-golf course this week

With a new baseball field set to be installed at Cooley Law School Stadium this offseason, the Lansing Lugnuts decided to let fans do something unique on the old surface before it is torn up. Starting today, mini-golfers can putt … Continue reading

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Clinton sets new franchise record for wins in a season

The Clinton LumberKings staved off a late-inning rally by the Burlington Bees to win 5-4 Thursday, setting a new franchise record for wins in a single season. The LumberKings are now 84-52, the best record in the Midwest League this season. … Continue reading

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TinCaps, Padres renew affiliation through 2018 season

The Fort Wayne TinCaps and the San Diego Padres announced Thursday they have renewed their player-development contract through the 2018 season. Fort Wayne has been San Diego’s Midwest League affiliate since 1999. By the time the two-year extension is over, the affiliation … Continue reading

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Kernels win 8th straight game, clinch playoff berth

The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Clinton LumberKings 6-1 Monday to win their eighth straight game and clinch a postseason berth for the fourth consecutive year. The win, combined with the Peoria Chiefs’ doubleheader sweep of the Burlington Bees earlier … Continue reading

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