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White Sox trade Dunn to A's for Sanburn

The Chicago White Sox and the Oakland Athletics agreed to swap former Midwest League players Sunday morning.

The White Sox traded DH/1B Adam Dunn (1999 Rockford Reds/2000 Dayton Dragons) and cash considerations to the A’s for minor-league pitcher Nolan Sanburn (2013 Beloit Snappers). 110 more words

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8/30: Captains clobbered by Dragons, 11-1

EASTLAKE, OH – The Dayton Dragons (31-37, 67-69) hammered out 16 hits and 11 runs to keep the race for the second wildcard spot alive as they defeated the Lake County Captains (37-29, 64-72) 11-1 on Saturday night. 537 more words

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8/29: Loons beat Captains in pitcher's duel, 2-1

MIDLAND, MI – The Great Lakes Loons (30-36, 64-72) stayed in the race for the final playoff spot and avoided the sweep as they scored two unanswered runs in a 2-1 walk off win against the Lake County Captains (37-29, 64-72) on Friday night. 434 more words

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Clinton, QC split doubleheader

I’m in the Quad Cities for a couple days, so I took in the LumberKings-River Bandits doubleheader at Modern Woodmen Park on Friday. The two teams split the double dip. 392 more words

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8/27: Captains clinch playoff berth with 3-1 win over Great Lakes

MIDLAND, Mi – The Lake County Captains (35-28, 62-71) rallied back from an early 1-0 deficit to clinch a playoff spot in the 2014 Midwest League Playoffs with a 3-1 win over the Great Lakes Loons (27-37, 58-74). 376 more words

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River Bandits extend PDC with Astros through 2016

In a joint press conference held Tuesday at Modern Woodmen Park, the Quad Cities River Bandits and the Houston Astros announced a two-year extension of their player development contract (PDC), which now runs through the 2016 season. 376 more words

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8/25: Captains win wild game in extras 9-7, inch closer to playoffs

LANSING, MI – The Lake County Captains (34-28, 61-71) scored three times in the top of the tenth inning to take a 9-6 lead and then hung on for a 9-7 win over the Lansing Lugnuts (27-36, 58-73) on Monday night. 853 more words

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