Category Archives: West Michigan Whitecaps

Streaking Whitecaps maintain best record in baseball

The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Dayton Dragons 7-5 in 12 innings Friday to win their 7th consecutive game and maintain their status as the team with professional baseball’s best record. The Dragons, who started Friday tied for the second-best … Continue reading

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Whitecaps sweep MWL players of the week honors

Both Midwest League players of the week for May 8-14 are West Michigan Whitecaps. Right-hander Alfred Gutierrez was named the MWL pitcher of the week after dominating the Peoria Chiefs last Wednesday. He earned the win after giving up only … Continue reading

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Crawford, Diaz named Midwest League players of the week

Great Lakes Loons LHP Leo Crawford and Cedar Rapids Kernels first baseman Lewin Diaz respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of May 1-7. In his only start last week, Crawford … Continue reading

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Chiefs hurlers hit six Lugnuts, setting new HBP record

Peoria pitchers set an ignominious record Wednesday by hitting six Lansing batters, as the Lugnuts beat the Chiefs 9-7 at Cooley Law School Stadium. The previous Midwest League club record for a single game was five hit batters, done by … Continue reading

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Reed, Salter named Midwest League players of the week

Kane County Cougars LHP Cody Reed and West Michigan Whitecaps first baseman Blaise Salter respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of April 24-30. Reed made one start last week, and … Continue reading

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