Category Archives: South Bend Silver Hawks

Yankees acquire last year’s top Midwest League prospect

The New York Yankees traded top major-league reliever Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday for a four-player package including the 2015 Midwest League Prospect of the Year. Gleyber Torres won the top MWL prospect award last year after batting .293 … Continue reading

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Hot Rods, Bees winning streaks end; TinCaps lose again

The Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Burlington Bees saw their winning streaks come to an end Friday, while the Fort Wayne TinCaps lost their eighth game in a row. The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Hot Rods 8-2, thanks … Continue reading

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Hot Rods, Bees extend winning streaks

The Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Burlington Bees won their games Wednesday, extending their winning streaks to eight and seven, respectively. Bowling Green’s 5-4 win gave the team its longest winning streak since notching a franchise-record nine consecutive victories in … Continue reading

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Top Padres prospect to make TinCaps debut tonight

Top San Diego Padres prospect Anderson Espinoza is scheduled to make his Midwest League debut in a road start for the Fort Wayne TinCaps tonight. The right-handed pitcher will face the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, who will counter with RHP Jordan … Continue reading

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South Bend slugger shines in All-Star Futures Game

South Bend Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez shone in another showcase game Sunday, less than a month after being named the Top Star in this year’s Midwest League All-Star Game. Jimenez didn’t enter the All-Star Futures Game until the 6th inning, … Continue reading

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Gohara, Jackson lead Clinton to 3-0 win over Quad Cities

The Clinton LumberKings got a great start from LHP Luiz Gohara and three hits from top Seattle Mariners prospect Alex Jackson to lead them to a 3-0 win over the Quad Cities River Bandits at Modern Woodmen Park on Saturday. … Continue reading

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Cubs outfielder Fowler to rehab in South Bend

Chicago Cubs centerfielder Dexter Fowler will begin a rehab stint with the South Bend Cubs on Friday. Fowler has been sidelined with a right hamstring strain since June 18. According to various media reports, he will be South Bend’s designated … Continue reading

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Morrison extends scoreless streak to 28.1 innings

South Bend Cubs pitcher Preston Morrison extended his scoreless streak to 28.1 innings by blanking the Fort Wayne TinCaps for seven innings in South Bend’s 12-2 win Wednesday. The right-hander got the win, improving to 9-3 with a 2.44 ERA this season. … Continue reading

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Cougars extend player development contract with D-backs

The Kane County Cougars have extended their player development contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks through the 2018 season, the clubs announced Thursday. The 2015 season was Kane County’s first as a D-backs affiliate. The Cougars posted an 84-54 record and won … Continue reading

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