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Cooking with Chef Q

The sounds of pots, pans and the humming of the exhaust hood are typical in the Tigertown kitchen. Chef Q stands off to the side preparing the next meal for the staff and baseball players of the Lakeland Flying Tigers. 502 more words

Feature Stories

Schwarber promoted to High-A; Almora hits for cycle

Kyle Schwarber, the Chicago Cubs’ top draft pick this year, is being promoted from the Kane County Cougars to the High-A Daytona Cubs.

After five games with the short-season Boise Hawks, Schwarber batted .361 with 4 HR and 15 RBI in 23 games with the Cougars. 113 more words

Midwest League

Candelario, Weller named MWL players of the week

Kane County Cougars 3B Jeimer Candelario and South Bend Silver Hawks RHP Blayne Weller respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of July 7-13. 270 more words

Midwest League

Hip Hip Jorge: Lopez continues to dominate the FSL

Since May 9, you would be hard pressed to find a better pitcher in the Florida State League than the Manatees Jorge Lopez.

Despite a shaky start to the season, Lopez showed flashes of the dominance he would go on to display. 419 more words

Kuhl With Another Excellent Start

Chad Kuhl (New Market 2012) didn’t spend an entire summer in the Valley, but he sure dominated while he was here. In 6 starts, he was 4-0, 1.11, with 39 baserunners and 39 strikeouts in 40 2/3 innings pitched. 78 more words

Minor Leagues

The Return: Byron Buxton Returns for Fort Myers

Minnesota Twins and MLB top prospect Byron Buxton has finally returned from a wrist injury that sidelined the outfielder since May 8th. 

Buxton’s sprained wrist goes back into mid-March when he sprained his trying to make a diving catch in a spring-training game, then on May 8th he re-aggravated the injury while sliding.  99 more words

American League

Cliff Lee to Begin Rehab Assignment

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee will begin a rehab assignment in Advanced-A Clearwater on Sunday.

Lee, has been on the disabled list for Philadelphia since straining his Flexor Pronator. 141 more words

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