Monthly Archives: April 2012

4/24: Captains comeback attempt falls short in 6-5 loss

  GENEVA, IL – The Lake County Captains (5-14) attempted a rally in the ninth inning of the series finale but were unable to score the go-ahead run against the Kane County Cougars (10-9) and fell 6-5. Kane County drew … Continue reading

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4/23: Captains win slugfest against Cougars, 11-8

GENEVA, IL – The Lake County Captains (5-13) engaged in a late inning slugfest with the Kane County Cougars (9-9) and defeated the Cougars 11-8 on Monday afternoon. Captains’ starter Will Roberts and Cougars’  starter Kellen Moen continued the pitcher’s duel … Continue reading

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4/22: Kane County nips Lake County, 1-0

GENEVA, IL- The Lake County Captains (4-13) opened a three game series at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark and fell victim to a 1-0 loss to the Kane County Cougars (9-8) on Sunday. The Captains started left-hander Elvis Araujo to face … Continue reading

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4/21: Captains’ bullpen struggles continue in 8-5 loss

CLINTON, IA – The Captains’ bullpen struggles continued on Saturday night as the Captains (4-12) dropped the rubber match 8-5 to the LumberKings (5-11). The LumberKings started the game with two runs in the first inning off of Captains starter … Continue reading

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Minor League Highlights 4/13-4/18

Hey everyone, I apologize for not updating on a daily basis. Here are the links for the highlights for the week. http://www.indiansprospectinsider.com/blog/around-the-farm-april-13,-2012-26194 http://www.indiansprospectinsider.com/blog/around-the-farm-april-14,-2012-26232 http://www.indiansprospectinsider.com/blog/around-the-farm-april-15,-2012-26266 http://www.indiansprospectinsider.com/blog/around-the-farm-april-16,-2012-26317 http://www.indiansprospectinsider.com/blog/around-the-farm-april-17,-2012-26372 http://www.indiansprospectinsider.com/blog/around-the-farm-april-18,-2012-26404 Enjoy some of the best features from the staff of Indians Prospect Insider! … Continue reading

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Minor League Highlights 4-12

Here are the highlights of Thursday’s games Columbus (Triple-A): defeats Indianapolis 5-4 Chad Huffman (RF): 2-4, 1 1B, 1 HR(2), 1 RBI(2), 1 BB, 2 R Ezekiel Carrera (CF): 2-4, 2 1B, 1 RBI(3), 1 SB(2) Cord Phelps (2B): 2-4, … Continue reading

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Minor League Highlights 4-11

Here are the highlights from an eventful day in the system. Cleveland (MLB): defeated by Chicago 10-6 Travis Hafner (DH): 2-5, 1 2B, 1 HR(1), 3 RBI(4), 2 R, 2 SO Shelley Duncan (LF): 3-5, 2 1B, 1 HR(2-R HR,1), … Continue reading

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