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Celebrating the Canadians’ Bests in the Midst of a Pennant Chase

August 26, 2012

Celebrating the Canadians’ Bests in the Midst of a Pennant Chase

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Before a dazzling show of fireworks on Saturday night at Nat Bailey Stadium, the Canadians presented their own finest in the year-end awards ceremony. There were four awards presented by the team in front of the sold-out crowd: Team’s Best Pitchers: Javier...

Lansing Lugnuts RHP Jesse Hernandez

August 15, 2012

Lansing Lugnuts RHP Jesse Hernandez

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Most baseball fans would find it hard to believe a pitcher who came within one out of a no hitter twice in one season was never drafted and was once on the verge of playing independent baseball. But such is the case for Lansing Lugnuts starter Jesse Hernandez, a...

Finding Success Abroad – Part II: Balbino Fuenmayor

August 10, 2012

Finding Success Abroad – Part II: Balbino Fuenmayor

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In Part I for our series, “Finding Success Abroad,” we took a closer look at the emerging pitcher, Javier Avendano, the Venezuelan righty who accredits a lot of his growth as a professional to his time spent playing winter ball at home. As we turn our...

Nick Baligod, the Newest Outfielder for the Lansing Lugnuts

August 7, 2012

Nick Baligod, the Newest Outfielder for the Lansing Lugnuts

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August has been a rebuilding month for the Lansing Lugnuts as the team saw Jon Berti, Kevin Pillar, and Kenny Wilson recently promoted as well as catcher Carlos Perez being traded to the Houston Astros in a 10-man deal in July. The Lugnuts who are 72-41 on the...

Lansing Lugnuts newest addition, RHP Ian Kadish

July 28, 2012

Lansing Lugnuts newest addition, RHP Ian Kadish

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Friday night was Salute to the Armed Forces night at Cooley Law School Stadium in Lansing, Michigan which featured many pre-game festivities allowing fans to show their support of the troops from past and present. The troops and veterans in attendance got to see...