McKenzie Wins First, Ison’s Big Week, and More in the Captains’ Log

With the season winding down to its final two weeks, the Lake County Captains are staring down elimination from the postseason picture while working their way back…

Chang Hot at the Plate, Bradley Blasting Away, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Hillcats (35-20) have cooled off some after their hot start, but they are still staying on top of things in the Carolina League, sitting in first…

Mendoza on a Hot Streak, Mejia is Grand, and More in the Captains’ Log

A 6-4 loss to the South Bend Cubs on Sunday afternoon sent the Lake County Captains to a fourth straight defeat, a season high. It also dropped…

Krieger Hits First Pro Homer, Ison Promoted to AAA, and More in the Captains’ Log

With a 6-3 victory on Sunday afternoon, the Lake County Captains (23-14) split their series with the Bowling Green Hot Rods and reclaimed first place in the…

A Couple of Comebacks and Shutouts Highlight Work Down on the Farm

Two of the Cleveland’s minor league affiliates enjoyed come-from-behind wins on Thursday night and shutouts on Friday in continuing strong starts down on the farm for potential…

Lake County Captains Roster Boasts Familiar Faces, Highly-Touted Prospects for 2016 Season

As William Shakespeare almost once said, “It was the winter of our discontent in Eastlake, Ohio, now made glorious by the chill of April.” Such is the…

Captains End with a Winning Season

The Lake County Captains got THIS close a number of times. Games were decided by one or two runs. They ended both seasons with a winning record,…

Bobby Ison Taking Life’s Challenges in Stride

It isn’t easy for Bobby Ison to be spending the season in Eastlake, Ohio – and not for the usual reasons, either. Ison doesn’t find Eastlake difficult…