Category Archives: Northwest League

Blue Jays announce 2018 Lugnuts coaching staff

The Toronto Blue Jays announced Wednesday that Cesar Martin will return as manager of the Lansing Lugnuts, accompanied by an entirely different coaching staff than he had last year. Martin led the Lugnuts to a 63-73 overall record last year, … Continue reading

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Padres trade ex-Snapper Solarte for two 2017 Lugnuts

The San Diego Padres traded infielder Yangervis Solarte to the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, getting in return two players who suited up for the Lansing Lugnuts last season. Solarte also is a former Midwest Leaguer, having played 41 games … Continue reading

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Grey, Jacob named Midwest League players of the week

Kane County Cougars RHP Connor Grey and Lansing Lugnuts first baseman David Jacob respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of Aug. 28 to Sept. 4. Grey was an obvious choice … 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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Grey’s pitching, Cougars offense helps KC end losing streak

Great pitching by Connor Grey and an offensive outburst by Kane County’s bats added up to a 9-1 Cougars win over the Cedar Rapids Kernels on Tuesday. That stopped KC’s losing skid at six games and ended CR’s winning streak … Continue reading

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