Category Archives: Peoria Chiefs

Yankees part ways with longtime manager Girardi

The New York Yankees have decided to part ways with longtime manager Joe Girardi, who just completed a four-year contract and his 10th overall season as skipper of the Bronx Bombers. Since taking the reins of the team in 2008, … Continue reading

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Ex-Dragon’s two homers power Yankees past Indians

Former Dayton Dragons shortstop Didi Gregorius homered twice Wednesday to lead the New York Yankees to a 5-2 win over the Cleveland Indians in the decisive Game 5 of their American League Division Series. The Bronx Bombers were down 0-2 … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs: River Bandits, Dragons advance to next round

The Quad Cities River Bandits and the Dayton Dragons won their respective games Friday, punching their tickets to the second round of the Midwest League playoffs. Neither team won easily. It initially looked like the River Bandits might, as they … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs: Kernels, TinCaps advance to second round

On the second night of the Midwest League playoffs, the Cedar Rapids Kernels and the Fort Wayne TinCaps advanced to the second round while the Quad Cities River Bandits and the Dayton Dragons stayed alive by tying their respective series. The … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs: Two home teams win, two road teams win

Two home teams and two road teams won on the first night of the Midwest League playoffs, with late runs making the difference in three of the four games. The Fort Wayne TinCaps beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 2-1 … Continue reading

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