Category Archives: Quad Cities River Bandits

Angels net Trout for 12 years with record-breaking deal

The Los Angeles Angels made it official Wednesday night, announcing that they signed outfielder Mike Trout to a record-breaking deal reportedly worth $426.5 million to keep the superstar in Anaheim through the 2030 season. Trout’s new contract is almost $100 … Continue reading

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Area around QC’s Modern Woodmen Park flooded

A combination of heavy rainfall and a lot of snow melting has caused severe flooding problems throughout the upper Midwest in recent days. That includes areas along the Mississippi River, including Davenport, Iowa, home of the Quad Cities River Bandits. … Continue reading

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2019 Midwest League coaching staffs

With spring training underway, attention turns back to baseball and you may be wondering who will coach in the Midwest League this year. Here are links to my posts about the coaching staffs of all 16 MWL teams: Beloit Snappers … Continue reading

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Miller Park to host Midwest League game on April 12

Two teams of Class-A minor-leaguers will get to experience playing in a major-league stadium when Milwaukee’s Miller Park hosts a Midwest League game on Friday, April 12. It will be a “home game” for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, MWL affiliate … Continue reading

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Astros announce River Bandits coaching staff

The Quad Cities River Bandits will have a new manager for the upcoming season, the Houston Astros announced Thursday. QC’s new skipper is Ray Hernandez, who was the development coach for Houston’s Triple-A affiliate last year. He was the pitching coach … Continue reading

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