Category Archives: Quad Cities River Bandits

Bandits beat Rattlers 18-11 in Sunday slugfest

A good old-fashioned slugfest broke out at Wisconsin’s Fox Cities Stadium on Sunday, with the River Bandits and the Timber Rattlers each hitting four homers in an 18-11 game won by Quad Cities. Two players — QC’s Daz Cameron and … Continue reading

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Opening Day 2017: Lots of rain, lots of strikeouts

One of the constants of the universe seems to be that come Opening Day in the Midwest League, there’s going to be subpar weather. Four games were postponed and will be played as part of doubleheaders Friday, and a fifth … Continue reading

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Major-league sons headline prospect-laden Lugnuts roster

The Lansing Lugnuts roster boasts eight players ranked by Baseball America among the top 30 Toronto Blue Jays prospects, including a pair of major-league sons. Top Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and No. 9 prospect Bo Bichette are the … Continue reading

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Power pitcher Whitley among Astros prospects assigned to QC

Five players ranked by Baseball America among the top 30 Astros prospects are assigned to the Quad Cities River Bandits, including Houston’s top 2016 draft pick. Forrest Whitley (No. 6), a 6-foot-7 power pitcher drafted 17th overall last year, is … Continue reading

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Piscotty signs six-year, $33.5M deal with Cardinals

The St. Louis Cardinals finalized a six-year, $33.5 million deal with right-fielder Stephen Piscotty on Monday, one day after announcing they signed catcher Yadier Molina to a 3-year, $60 million contract extension. Piscotty’s contract includes a team option for the 2023 … Continue reading

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