Category Archives: Peoria Chiefs

Bees come within one out of no-hitting Chiefs

Two Burlington Bees pitchers combined efforts to nearly no-hit the Peoria Chiefs on Saturday, instead settling for a one-hitter after coming within an out of finishing a no-no on the road. Bees starting pitcher Hector Yan went five innings, allowing … Continue reading

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Midwest League announces Home Run Derby field

The Midwest League announced Monday which eight players will participate in next week’s Home Run Derby. There will be four players from each division. The Home Run Derby take place at South Bend’s Four Winds Field on Monday, June 17, … Continue reading

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Rosters announced for 2019 Midwest League All-Star Game

The Midwest League announced the starters and full rosters for its 2019 All-Star Game, which will be played at South Bend’s Four Winds Field on Tuesday, June 18. The Bowling Green Hot Rods had the most players selected for the … Continue reading

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Benson, Garcia named Midwest League players of the week

Lake County Captains outfielder Will Benson and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Luis Garcia respectively were named the Midwest League’s offensive player and pitcher of the week for May 27-June 2. This is the third time Benson won the award … Continue reading

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Pujols homers to join baseball’s 2,000 RBI club

Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols hit the 639th home run of his MLB career Thursday, giving him 2,000 RBI at the major-league level. According to Baseball-Reference, Pujols is the fifth player to reach that RBI plateau (but only the … Continue reading

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