Category Archives: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

Cubs add two ex-Midwest Leaguers to coaching staff

The Chicago Cubs made several changes to their major-league coaching staff Thursday, including the addition or subtraction of four ex-Midwest Leaguers. The Cubs dismissed pitching coach Chris Bosio, hitting coach John Mallee, and third-base coach Gary Jones. Bosio and Jones played … Continue reading

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SmartAsset names Geneva, IL, fifth-best MiLB town

The Kane County Cougars’ hometown was named the fifth-best community in Minor League Baseball by SmartAsset, a financial technology company that offers free data-based advice. Geneva, Ill., is the only Midwest League community that made the list of Top 10 Minor … Continue reading

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TinCaps pitchers break Midwest League record for strikeouts

Fort Wayne TinCaps LHP Adrian Morejon struck out six batters Saturday, but his third strikeout was the one that mattered most. That was the one that broke the Midwest League record for most strikeouts by a pitching staff in a single season, … Continue reading

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Potts’ 2-HR, 7-RBI game helps FW drop magic number to 1

Fort Wayne TinCaps third baseman Hudson Potts homered twice and drove in seven runs Wednesday to lead his team to a 7-5 win over the Great Lakes Loons. Potts hit a three-run homer in the 1st inning and a grand slam … Continue reading

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Sparks, Erwin named Midwest League players of the week

Dayton Dragons third baseman Taylor Sparks and Beloit Snappers LHP Zack Erwin respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of Aug. 21-27. Sparks played in six games during that period, batting … Continue reading

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