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Cougars had best winning percentage in baseball this year

Some food for thought:

The Los Angeles Angels finished the regular season with the best record in Major League Baseball: 98-64. They had a .605 winning percentage. 136 more words

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Almadova, Ratterree awarded MiLB Gold Gloves

Two players who spent a significant part of the 2014 season in the Midwest League were announced as winners of Rawlings Gold Gloves.

Rawlings Sporting Goods Company awards nine Gold Gloves (one for each position) to minor-leaguers from the 10 full-season, MLB-affiliated minor leagues based in America. 115 more words

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MLB managerial news: Gardenhire fired, Redmond extended

The Minnesota Twins fired manager Ron Gardenhire today, and the Miami Marlins extended manager Mike Redmond’s contract through the 2017 season.

Gardenhire managed the Twins for 13 years, compiling a 1,068-1,039 regular-season record. 224 more words

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Hawkins pitches in 1,000th MLB game

Colorado Rockies RHP LaTroy Hawkins pitched in his 1,000th MLB game Saturday, becoming just the 16th hurler to reach that milestone.

Hawkins had an impressive 1993 season in the Midwest League, going 15-5 with a 2.06 ERA, 179 strikeouts and 41 walks in 157.1 IP for the Fort Wayne Wizards. 279 more words

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Three former Loons named Dodgers MiLB players of year

The Los Angeles Dodgers named a trio of former Great Lakes Loons as their top minor-league players of 2014.

LHP Julio Urias was named their Minor League Pitcher of the Year after going 2-2 with a 2.36 ERA and 109 strikeouts in 87.2 IP for the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes (High-A). 218 more words

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It was 40 years ago yesterday ...

On Sept. 25, 1974, Dr. Frank Jobe performed a groundbreaking surgery to replace a torn ligament in Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Tommy John’s left elbow with a tendon from the pitcher’s right forearm — the first “Tommy John surgery,” which the procedure is commonly known as today. 135 more words

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A bit more of Minor League affiliation news

Some more news about PDC extensions or about new PDC contracts.

A Full Season:

The Cubs Midwest League affiliate in South Bend will be called the… 217 more words

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