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New grass being installed at Four Winds Field this week

A new natural grass surface is being installed at South Bend’s Four Winds Field this week. The artificial turf that covered the ballpark’s playing field from 2011 to 2014… 116 more words

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Former Midwest Leaguers on World Series rosters

When the World Series begins tonight, 18 former Midwest League players will be on the active rosters — 13 Kansas City Royals and five San Francisco Giants. 404 more words

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Happy birthday, Juan Marichal!

Happy birthday to former San Francisco Giants RHP Juan Marichal, who turns 77 today.

Marichal is one of seven Baseball Hall of Fame players who are Midwest League alumni. 86 more words

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Former Timber Rattler wins ALCS MVP award

Former Wisconsin Timber Rattlers OF Lorenzo Cain was named MVP of the American League Championship Series after the Kansas City Royals completed their ALCS sweep of the Baltimore Orioles to head back to the World Series for the first time since 1985. 119 more words

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Reed, Winker named AFL players of the week

Former Midwest Leaguers Jake Reed and Jesse Winker respectively were named the Arizona Fall League Pitcher and Player of the Week for the league’s opening week. 192 more words

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Former K-Twin Hale hired as D-backs manager

The Arizona Diamondbacks announced today that they’ve hired Chip Hale as their new manager, replacing Kirk Gibson.

Hale was a minor-league manager in the Diamondbacks organization for six seasons before serving as third-base coach for the big-league team from 2007 to 2009. 151 more words

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Four former QC players homer in St. Louis win

The St. Louis Cardinals got four home runs from four former Quad Cities River Bandits in their 5-4 win over the San Francisco Giants in Game 2 of the National League Championship Series. 233 more words

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