Category Archives: Northwest League

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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LumberKings pitcher traded to Marlins in five-player swap

Clinton LumberKings RHP Brandon Miller is one of four minor-leaguers the Seattle Mariners traded to the Miami Marlins for major-league reliever David Phelps on Thursday. Miller went 9-4 with a 3.65 ERA, 94 strikeouts and 23 walks in 101 innings … Continue reading

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Top Angels prospect Jahmai Jones back with Burlington

Six players ranked by Baseball America among the top 30 Los Angeles Angels prospects are with the Burlington Bees to start the 2017 season, including the highly-touted Jahmai Jones. Jones, the Angels’ No. 1 prospect, returns to Burlington after finishing … Continue reading

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