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Cubs trade Jimenez, Cease and two others for Quintana

In a blockbuster crosstown trade between the two Chicago teams Thursday, the Cubs acquired ace pitcher Jose Quintana from the White Sox in exchange for a quartet of former South Bend players, including highly-touted prospects Eloy Jimenez and Dylan Cease. 396 more words

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Strong start for Cuban pitcher Baez in MWL debut

Cuban pitcher Michel Baez made his Midwest League debut for the Fort Wayne TinCaps on Tuesday, and he didn’t disappoint on a day that traditionally sees very large crowds at Parkview Field. 245 more words

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Bichette goes 7-for-8 in doubleheader to raise average to .400

Bo Bichette raised his batting average to .400 by going 7-for-8 in the Lansing Lugnuts’ doubleheader sweep of the South Bend Cubs on Thursday.

The Toronto Blue Jays prospect has the second-highest batting average in Minor League Baseball, behind only Colorado Rockies prospect Brendan Rodgers, who is hitting .404 for the Lancaster JetHawks of the High-A California League. 214 more words

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Whitecaps clinch first-half Eastern Division title

The West Michigan Whitecaps were rained out Thursday, but they still clinched the first-half Eastern Division title thanks to a Dayton Dragons loss with only three games left in the first half. 93 more words

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O'Reilly, Sanchez named Midwest League players of the week

Peoria Chiefs RHP Mike O’Reilly and Bowling Green Hot Rods outfielder Jesus Sanchez respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of June 5 to 11. 518 more words

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Moss, Capel named Midwest League players of the week

Dayton Dragons LHP Scott Moss and Lake County Captains outfielder Conner Capel respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of May 29 to June 4. 282 more words

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MWL report: Reed pitches 9-inning shutout for Cougars

Kane County Cougars LHP Cody Reed continued his dominance of the Midwest League on Thursday, allowing only three hits and one walk in his nine-inning shutout of the Quad Cities River Bandits. 564 more words

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