Sunday, May 25, 2014

The Best Pics You've Ever Seen of Midwest League Fields

Perhaps that's an overstatement.
Still, feast your eyes on these, all courtesy of Lugnuts broadcaster Trey Wilson:
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Parkview Field, home of the Fort Wayne TinCaps
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Fifth Third Ballpark, home of the West Michigan Whitecaps
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Classic Park, home of the Lake County Captains
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Cooley Law School Stadium, home of the Lansing Lugnuts
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Fifth Third Field, home of the Dayton Dragons
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Four Winds Field, home of the South Bend Silver Hawks
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Bowling Green Ballpark, home of the Bowling Green Hot Rods
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Pohlman Field, home of the Beloit Snappers
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And lastly, to make Trey smile, from Star Wars Night in Fort Wayne:
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This is the only one that we can't thank Trey for. Full credit to David Hentz, Fort Wayne.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Top 25!

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Recommended reading:  Negro leagues' legacy begins with Foster, by MLB.com's Alyson Footer.  (My favorite part - Rube Foster would fine players if they were tagged out standing; he wanted them to slide whenever possible.)
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tough loss for the Lugnuts last night on a Kean Wong squeeze in the 12th inning.  Still, it's worth remembering that the game only went to extras because of Santiago Nessy's heroics in the bottom of the ninth.
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