Category Archives: Quad Cities River Bandits

SmartAsset names Geneva, IL, fifth-best MiLB town

The Kane County Cougars’ hometown was named the fifth-best community in Minor League Baseball by SmartAsset, a financial technology company that offers free data-based advice. Geneva, Ill., is the only Midwest League community that made the list of Top 10 Minor … Continue reading

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QC ballpark to keep Modern Woodmen name through 2027

The Quad Cities River Bandits’ ballpark will keep the name Modern Woodmen Park for at least 10 more years. According to the Quad-City Times, Modern Woodmen of America recently exercised its option to extend its naming-rights agreement with the River … Continue reading

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Wong leads Durham to Triple-A championship title

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Kean Wong went 3-for-4 with a grand slam and a double to lead the Durham Bulls to a 5-3 win over the Memphis Redbirds in this year’s Triple-A National Championship Game. Wong provided … Continue reading

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River Bandits win third Midwest League title in seven years

The Quad Cities River Bandits beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps 12-2 Saturday to complete their sweep of the Midwest League Championship Series. It is their third Midwest League title in the last seven years, and the team’s seventh league championship … Continue reading

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Bandits shut out TinCaps to move within a win of MWL title

The Quad Cities River Bandits beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps 5-0 Thursday, using a combination of great pitching and timely hitting to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five Midwest League Championship Series. After winning the first two games on the … Continue reading

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