Category Archives: Northwoods League

Former Madison Muskies president Bob Drew dies

This news item is from the Monday edition of the Wisconsin State Journal: Bob Drew, who served as president of the Madison Muskies in the 1980s and worked closely with general manager Ed Janus, died Sunday. He was 81. Drew … Continue reading

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Mariners announce 2017 LumberKings coaching staff

Three of the four Clinton LumberKings coaches for the 2017 season are newcomers to the Seattle Mariners organization. New manager Pat Shine spent the past three seasons as an administrative coach and video replay coordinator for the Miami Marlins. Here is … Continue reading

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Cougars one-hit Dragons in Dayton

One night after Cougars RHP Justin Donatella dominated the Dragons, Kane County one-upped itself by one-hitting Dayton at Fifth Third Field. Kane County’s starting pitcher was left-hander Junior Garcia on Thursday. He earned the win, improving to 2-1 this season, … Continue reading

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Kernels improve to 4-0 to start season

It took 10 innings, but the Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Quad Cities River Bandits 3-2 Sunday to improve their record to 4-0 to start the season. Designated hitter Chris Paul led the way offensively for the Kernels, going 4-for-5 with … Continue reading

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Rockford Rivet looks related to Lansing Lugnut

The new Northwoods League team that begins play in Rockford, Ill., this year unveiled its nickname and logos Thursday. The Rockford Rivets are so-named because of the city’s strong ties to manufacturing, including the fact that it was once known … Continue reading

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