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Jimenez named Midwest League MVP and Prospect of Year

South Bend Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez was named the Midwest League’s Most Valuable Player and Prospect of the Year on Tuesday.

Jimenez is batting .337 with 12 home runs, 38 doubles, three triples and 77 RBI in 106 games, with 13 games left in the regular season. 406 more words

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LumberKings chop down Chiefs for 8th straight win

Good pitching and a pair of home runs helped the Clinton LumberKings win their eighth consecutive game Sunday, a 2-1 victory over the Peoria Chiefs. 283 more words

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Loons' winning streak snapped at six games

The Hot Rods beat the Loons 5-2 at Bowling Green Ballpark on Friday, ending Great Lakes’ winning streak at six games.

Hot Rods third baseman Kevin Padlo hit his 16th homer of the season, tying him with former Beloit Snappers first baseman Chris Iriart for second-most in the Midwest League. 543 more words

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Ex-Rattler Haniger collects 3 RBI in MLB debut

Former Wisconsin Timber Rattlers outfielder Mitch Haniger had a memorable major-league debut for the Diamondbacks on Tuesday, going 2-for-4 with 3 RBI in Arizona’s 7-5 loss to the New York Mets. 374 more words

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Belen, De La Cruz named MWL players of the week

Fort Wayne TinCaps third baseman Carlos Belen and South Bend Cubs RHP Oscar De La Cruz respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 8-14. 120 more words

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Kruzel becomes all-time winningest Chiefs manager

The Peoria Chiefs split their doubleheader against the Quad Cities River Bandits on Saturday, but their Game 1 victory is all manager Joe Kruzel needed to become the club’s all-time winningest manager. 203 more words

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De La Cruz, Borucki dominate their Thursday starts

South Bend Cubs RHP Oscar De La Cruz and Lansing Lugnuts LHP Ryan Borucki were dominant in their starts Thursday, allowing only one hit in 10 innings between them. 101 more words

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