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First snowbound stadium photos of the season!

Longtime readers of this blog (and my Twitter account) know I enjoy sharing photos of snow-covered baseball fields, especially Midwest League ones. After a snowstorm blanketed parts of the upper Midwest over the weekend, this is the perfect time for this season’s first edition of “Snowbound Stadiums of the Midwest League!” 116 more words

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Former MWLers Newcomb & Aybar traded for Simmons

Former Midwest Leaguers Sean Newcomb and Erick Aybar were part of a three-player package the Los Angeles Angels sent to the Atlanta Braves for Gold Glove shortstop Andrelton Simmons on Thursday. 559 more words

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Minor League Baseball honors TinCaps for community service

Minor League Baseball announced today that the Fort Wayne TinCaps are this year’s recipient of the John Henry Moss Community Service Award. The team will receive the award during the Baseball Winter Meetings Banquet on Sunday, Dec. 448 more words

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South Bend Cubs win prestigious MiLB award

The South Bend Cubs will be given Minor League Baseball’s top honor, the John H. Johnson President’s Award, during the Baseball Winter Meetings on Sunday, Dec. 441 more words

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Former Silver Hawks infielder named Padres manager

Former South Bend Silver Hawks infielder Andy Green was introduced Thursday as the new manager of the San Diego Padres.

Green spent the past five seasons coaching in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.  493 more words

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MWL sets new attendance record, drew 10% of MiLB fans

The Midwest League set a new regular-season attendance record in 2015.

The 16 Midwest League teams collectively drew 4,233,904 fans, breaking the previous record of 4,184,843 set in 2010. 182 more words

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