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Kershaw wins 20th game; Lopez, Pompey get 1st MLB hits

Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw didn’t dominate, but he pitched well enough — and got plenty of run support — to win his 20th game of the season Friday at Wrigley Field. 341 more words

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22 little Lugnuts and how they grew

(Yes, that title is a reference to this book.)

During the past two days, I examined the top prospects and performers in the Eastern… 883 more words

9/18 Cubs move to South Bend

The Cubs announced a partnership with South Bend to host their Class A Midwest League affiliate, leaving Kane County after two seasons. The deal with South Bend runs through the 2018 season. 303 more words


Whitecaps' McCarthy named top MWL exec

Steve McCarthy, vice president of sales for the West Michigan Whitecaps, has been named the Midwest League Executive of the Year. From┬áthe Midwest League’s press release: 295 more words

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Astros name former River Bandits top minor-league players

The Houston Astros announced today that LHP Josh Hader and OF Brett Phillips were their top minor-league players this year. Both are former Quad Cities River Bandits. 175 more words

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Legends of the 2014 Midwest League: Western Division

Let’s get to it!

An Unofficial Guide to the Top Performers of the 2014 Midwest League: Western Division Edition

Caveats: I don’t know the Western Division all that well, since the East only plays the West three games each (except in the case of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, who faced the Lugnuts exactly twice due to snowy weather). 1,771 more words

Cubs Name Bryant, Tseng Their Minor Leaguers Of The Year

(CBS) The Cubs have named top prospect Kris Bryant their minor league player of the year and Jen-Ho Tseng their pitcher of the year, they announced Monday afternoon. 161 more words