Category Archives: South Bend Silver Hawks

Hot Rods clinch to complete Midwest League playoff picture

The Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the South Bend Cubs 5-0 Saturday to clinch the final Midwest League playoff berth. It was Bowling Green’s third straight win after losing 10 consecutive games from Aug. 20-30. That losing streak included six … Continue reading

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Grey pitches first Midwest League perfect game since 2004

Kane County’s Connor Grey pitched the first perfect game in Cougars franchise history Friday, using 100 pitches to completely shut down the LumberKings for nine innings in Clinton’s last home game of the season. It is the first Midwest League … Continue reading

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Chiefs, TinCaps clinch second-half playoff berths

The Peoria Chiefs and the Fort Wayne TinCaps celebrated playoff berths Thursday. The Chiefs clinched the second-half Western Division wild-card spot by beating the Quad Cities River Bandits 6-2 at Dozer Park. Dylan Carlson and Danny Hudzina each drove in … Continue reading

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Tigers’ Sanchez hung with loss in rehab start for Whitecaps

Detroit Tigers RHP Anibal Sanchez got hung with a loss in his rehab start for the West Michigan Whitecaps at Four Winds Field on Thursday. The South Bend Cubs won the game 3-1, scoring all their runs off Sanchez, who pitched … Continue reading

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Tigers trade Upton to Angels for pitching prospect

Looking to fill a void in left field, the Los Angeles Angels acquired veteran outfielder Justin Upton from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, parting with pitching prospect Grayson Long and a player to be named later or cash considerations in … Continue reading

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