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Former Loons pitcher Urias set to make postseason history

Former Great Lakes Loons pitcher Julio Urias is set to make postseason history when he starts Game 4 of the National League Championship Series tonight. The Los Angeles Dodgers lefty is only 20 years and 68 days old, which means he will become the youngest pitcher to ever start a major-league playoff game. 224 more words

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Former MWL MVP homers twice, drives in 7 in AFL game

A former Midwest League MVP took over the RBI lead in the Arizona Fall League after driving in seven runs for the Mesa Solar Sox on Monday. 78 more words

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Lindor, Kluber lead Indians to ALCS Game 1 win

The Cleveland Indians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0 in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series thanks to a two-run homer by Francisco Lindor and a shutdown performance by ace pitcher Corey Kluber. 108 more words

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Seager brothers made home-run history this year

Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager and Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager made MLB history this year as the first brothers to each hit at least 25 home runs in the same season.  104 more words

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Blue Jays extend PDC with Lugnuts through 2018 season

The Lansing Lugnuts and the Toronto Blue Jays extended their player-development contract through the 2018 season, the two clubs announced Tuesday.

The Lugnuts have been affiliated with the Blue Jays since 2005.  40 more words

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Former Cougars skipper Renteria to manage White Sox

The Chicago White Sox named Rick Renteria their new manager Monday, giving the former Kane County Cougars skipper his second shot at leading a major-league team. 128 more words

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Loons, Lugnuts getting new fields this offseason

Two of the three Michigan-based Midwest League teams are getting new fields this offseason.

Dow Diamond is getting a new playing surface for the first time since the Midland stadium was built in 2006. 102 more words

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