Category Archives: Peoria Chiefs

Cease, Duplantier unhittable in MWL on Wednesday

South Bend Cubs RHP Dylan Cease and Kane County Cougars RHP Jon Duplantier were unhittable in separate Midwest League games Wednesday. In his third start for South Bend, Cease lowered his ERA to 0.60 by pitching six scoreless innings. He … Continue reading

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Molina signs 3-year, $60M extension with Cardinals

Longtime St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina signed a 3-year, $60 million contract extension Sunday, keeping him with the Redbirds through the 2020 season. Molina has played for the Cards at the major-league level since 2004. He won Gold Glove … Continue reading

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Two top Cardinals draft picks assigned to Chiefs

The Peoria Chiefs will open the season with five players ranked among the top 30 St. Louis Cardinals prospects (according to Baseball America), including two top Cardinals draft picks. Both of those top picks are outfielders: Dylan Carlson (No. 16 … Continue reading

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Guide to the 2017 Midwest League coaching staffs

As the start of the 2017 Midwest League season draws near, you may be wondering who the coaches are for each team this year. Here are links to my posts about all of them: Beloit Snappers pitching coach rest of … Continue reading

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Lindor, Baez go deep for Puerto Rico in win over Mexico

Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor homered twice and Chicago Cubs infielder Javier Baez added a late-inning dinger to help lead Puerto Rico to a 9-4 win over Mexico in the World Baseball Classic on Saturday. Both players drove in three … Continue reading

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