Category Archives: West Michigan Whitecaps

Loons’ losing streak reaches 13 games

The Lansing Lugnuts beat the Great Lakes Loons 3-1 on Friday, extending the losing team’s loss streak to an unlucky 13 games in a row. The Loons are 0-9 in the second half and 24-53 overall this season. They last … Continue reading

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Darvish makes rehab start for South Bend Cubs

Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish looked sharp in his rehab start for the South Bend Cubs on Monday, but the West Michigan Whitecaps rallied for three runs in the 8th inning to win 4-2. In five innings, Darvish gave up … Continue reading

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CR’s Kirilloff earns MWL monthly, weekly awards

Cedar Rapids Kernels outfielder Alex Kirilloff was named the Midwest League Player of the Month for May today, one day after being named the MWL offensive player of the week for May 28-June 3. In 31 games last month, Kirilloff … Continue reading

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Idrogo, Smith named Midwest League players of the week

West Michigan Whitecaps LHP Eudis Idrogo and Lansing Lugnuts shortstop Kevin Smith respectively were named the Midwest League’s pitcher and offensive player of the week for May 7-13. Idrogo was dominant in his only start during that time. In seven … Continue reading

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Captains no-hit Whitecaps, sweep doubleheader

The Lake County Captains no-hit the West Michigan Whitecaps in the opening game of their Wednesday doubleheader, then mounted a come-from-behind victory in the second game to sweep the Classic Park twinbill. Francisco Perez and James Karinchak combined efforts to … Continue reading

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