Category Archives: South Bend Silver Hawks

Benson’s four-homer game highlights notable night in MWL

There were several notable performances in the Midwest League on Thursday, with a four-homer game by Lake County Captains outfielder Will Benson chief among them. Benson’s four roundtrippers (a grand slam, a two-run homer, and two solo shots) in Lake … Continue reading

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Cubs’ Montgomery looks sharp in South Bend rehab start

Chicago Cubs LHP Mike Montgomery looked sharp in his rehab start for South Bend on Wednesday. The Cubs reliever allowed only one hit while striking out four batters and walking none in two innings. South Bend beat the Great Lakes … Continue reading

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Gorman, Parsons named Midwest League players of the week

A pair of Peoria Chiefs were named the first Midwest League players of the week for the 2019 season. Third baseman Nolan Gorman, a top St. Louis Cardinals prospect, was named the MWL offensive player of the week thanks to … Continue reading

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Top MWL prospects to watch on Eastern Division teams

A lot of top prospects have passed through the Midwest League in recent years, and this season will be no different. Here is a look at some of the top talents on Opening Day rosters for the MWL’s Eastern Division … Continue reading

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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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