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Fan voting begins for new Whitecaps food item

For the eighth consecutive year, the West Michigan Whitecaps are asking fans to vote for a new unique food item to be added to the menu at Fifth Third Ballpark. 520 more words

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Chili Davis played for Cedar Rapids in '78

Today is National Chili Day, a good time to note that former MLB All-Star Chili Davis started his professional baseball career in the Midwest League. 189 more words

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Reyes undergoes TJ surgery, will miss upcoming season

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Alex Reyes is expected to miss the entire 2017 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery Thursday. The procedure was necessary after an MRI showed the former Peoria Chiefs hurler had a complete tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. 97 more words

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Ex-Midwest Leaguers lead Brisbane to ABL title

The Brisbane Bandits won their second consecutive Australian Baseball League title Saturday, with several former Midwest Leaguers playing key roles.

The biggest contribution came from starting pitcher Kramer Champlin, who gave up only one hit — a solo homer by Cody Jones — while striking out four batters and walking none in seven innings of the title clincher. 168 more words

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Cubs trade Dewees to Royals; Nats acquire Romero

The Chicago Cubs traded minor-league outfielder Donnie Dewees to the Kansas City Royals for right-handed pitcher Alec Mills on Wednesday.

Dewees split the 2016 season between two Class-A levels, including 94 games in the Midwest League. 203 more words

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Chavez replaces Schulze as Snappers pitching coach

A change has been made to the previously-announced assignments for the Beloit Snappers coaching staff.

Don Schulze, who served as the team’s pitching coach last year, is now assigned to the Double-A Midland RockHounds. 81 more words

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Bolivar promoted to manager of Dayton Dragons

Luis Bolivar, who served as hitting coach for the Dayton Dragons the past three seasons, will manage the Midwest League team in 2017, the Cincinnati Reds announced Thursday. 228 more words

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