Category Archives: South Atlantic League

Molina signs 3-year, $60M extension with Cardinals

Longtime St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina signed a 3-year, $60 million contract extension Sunday, keeping him with the Redbirds through the 2020 season. Molina has played for the Cards at the major-league level since 2004. He won Gold Glove … Continue reading

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Ex-MWLers star in Puerto Rico’s 11-0 win over Venezuela

Several former Midwest League players starred in Puerto Rico’s 11-0 win over Venezuela in the World Baseball Classic on Friday. The game, played in Jalisco, Mexico, featured at least two RBI from four different players, including three MWL veterans. Ex-Midwest … Continue reading

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Captains announce plans for new video board

Classic Park will get a new LED video board nearly triple the size of the old one in time for the start of the 2017 season, the Lake County Captains announced Thursday at their annual Hot Stove Dinner. The new … Continue reading

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Ex-Captains catcher homers twice in Indians’ Game 1 win

The Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 6-0 in Game 1 of the World Series, getting four runs on two homers by former Lake County Captains catcher Roberto Perez to back up ex-Fort Wayne Wizards pitcher Corey Kluber’s six shutout … Continue reading

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Captains, Indians extend affiliation through 2018 season

The Lake County Captains and the Cleveland Indians have extended their player-development contract through the 2018 season, the teams announced Saturday. “We’re pleased to be extending our relationship with the Captains and the city of Eastlake,” Carter Hawkins, director of … Continue reading

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