Category Archives: Midwest League

Miller Park to host Midwest League game on April 12

Two teams of Class-A minor-leaguers will get to experience playing in a major-league stadium when Milwaukee’s Miller Park hosts a Midwest League game on Friday, April 12. It will be a “home game” for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, MWL affiliate … Continue reading

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Erickson to manage Timber Rattlers for 9th straight season

Matt Erickson will return for a ninth straight season as manager of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, the Milwaukee Brewers announced Thursday. The Appleton native has been with the team since 2009, serving as hitting coach for two years before becoming manager … Continue reading

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Astros announce River Bandits coaching staff

The Quad Cities River Bandits will have a new manager for the upcoming season, the Houston Astros announced Thursday. QC’s new skipper is Ray Hernandez, who was the development coach for Houston’s Triple-A affiliate last year. He was the pitching coach … Continue reading

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Two former Captains added to Lake County coaching staff

Luke Carlin will return as manager of the Lake County Captains this coming season, with three new coaches at his side, including two former Captains players. This will be Carlin’s second season at the helm of the Captains, after leading … Continue reading

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Mariners acquire ex-Dragons infielder in 3-team trade

The Seattle Mariners acquired former Dayton Dragons infielder Shed Long in a three-team trade also involving the Cincinnati Reds and the New York Yankees. In addition to the Mariners getting Long, the Reds received major-league RHP Sonny Gray and minor-league … Continue reading

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