Category Archives: Mahoning Valley Scrappers

Captains get new manager for 2017 season

The Lake County Captains will have at least two new faces on their coaching staff this year, including their manager. Former Captains hitting coach Larry Day returns to Lake County as the team’s new skipper. He served as hitting coach … Continue reading

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Three top-30 Indians prospects on Captains roster

It appears the Lake County Captains will have more offense than pitching at the start of 2016 season, judging by the 25-man travel rosters put out for the Cleveland Indians’ minor-league teams Friday.* Three of Lake County’s position players — … Continue reading

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Five top Indians prospects assigned to Lake County

Five players ranked by Baseball America among the top 30 Cleveland Indians prospects are assigned to the Lake County Captains for the start of the 2015 season: LHP Justus Sheffield (No. 4), catcher Francisco Mejia (No. 7), infielder Yu-Cheng Chang (No. 13), … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Captains

Merry Christmas! I’ve been saving this photo to share since the Lake County Captains tweeted it on December 8: Because of the holiday-appropriate photo, the Captains get to be the focus of my Christmas Day post. Tucker to manage Captains in … Continue reading

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