Category Archives: Billings Mustangs

Former Angels shortstop to manage Dayton Dragons

Former California Angels shortstop Dick Schofield will manage the Dayton Dragons in 2016. This will be Schofield’s third year as a skipper in the Reds organization, after spending the past two seasons managing Cincinnati’s rookie-level affiliate in the Pioneer League, the Billings Mustangs. … Continue reading

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Reds OF prospect Aquino headlines Dragons roster

It will be understandable if fans leave a Dayton Dragons game this year thinking they’ve just seen the second coming of a particular All-Star outfielder who played for the Montreal Expos and the Los Angeles Angels. The top Cincinnati Reds prospect … Continue reading

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River Bandits get new manager for 2015

Josh Bonifay, who managed the rookie-level Greeneville Astros the past two seasons, will be the new skipper of the Quad Cities River Bandits in 2015. Bonifay was the Appalachian League Manager of the Year in 2013, when he led Greeneville … Continue reading

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Former Dragon Gregorius traded to Yankees in 3-team trade

Former Midwest Leaguers Didi Gregorius and Domingo Leyba were among the four players swapped as part of a three-team trade involving the New York Yankees, Detroit Tigers and Arizona Diamondbacks today. Gregorius goes from Arizona to New York, where he … Continue reading

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Midwest League players to watch: TinCaps, Dragons, Captains and Silver Hawks

In this post, the second installment of a four-part series, I’ll look at notable players assigned to the Fort Wayne TinCaps, the Dayton Dragons, the Lake County Captains and the South Bend Silver Hawks. (Yesterday I wrote about the Wisconsin … Continue reading

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