Indians’ Minor Leaguers on the Move this Winter

While plenty of focus has been given to the big name free agents departing the Cleveland Indians organization this offseason, there has been plenty of movement down…

Mejia Streaking, Chang’s Good Start, and More In this Week’s ‘Duck Tales

It has been a tough start in the Rubber City for the Akron RubberDucks, even after receiving two professional bats in the rehabbing Lonnie Chisenhall and Jason…

Hillcats Wrap-Up Another Successful Season

For the second consecutive season as a Cleveland Indians’ affiliate, the High-A Lynchburg Hillcats reached the Carolina League playoffs. This year they took it one step further,…

The Postseason Pendulum of the Hillcats

The High-A Lynchburg Hillcats had clinched a guaranteed playoff berth by winning the first-half Northern Division title in the Carolina League. The team fought valiantly to win…

Hillcats Blanked as Season on Brink of its End; Pelicans 7, Hillcats 0

Lynchburg’s bats were silenced again on Tuesday night as the Hillcats were blanked 7-0 by the visiting Myrtle Beach Pelicans in Game 3 of the best-of-five Mills…

Bradley’s Walk-Off Single in 14th Staves Off Elimination; Hillcats 6, Nationals 5

Staring down elimination from the Carolina League playoffs, Lynchburg needed extra innings to extend its season at least one more day as Bobby Bradley’s 14th inning single…

Repetition Leads to Success for Luis Lugo

For most players, a repeat assignment to a minor league level is not a sign of team commitment or individual progress. For High-A Hillcats pitcher Luis Lugo,…

Hitting Prowess Drives the Thrillcats

Over the past several weeks, the High-A Lynchburg Hillcats have been a prominent feature in both Carolina League and national baseball news. Lynchburg’s on-field host, Kestrel Kerl,…

Hillcats’ Bradley and Lugo Sweep Carolina League Weekly Awards

The Lynchburg Hillcats have won on the field all season long and have received plenty of hardware off of it. Monday was more of the same as…

Mejia’s Hitting Streak Temporarily Ends, Chang to DL, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Lynchburg Hillcats continued their fight for the second half crown in the Carolina League’s Northern Division, but ended the day on Saturday four games in back…

Mejia’s Streak Hits 42, Starting Staff Excelling, and More in Hillcats Chatter

It was a bit of a rough week for the Lynchburg Hillcats as the roster was the target of plenty of trade rumors over the course of…

Lynchburg’s Long Scoreless Streak, Mejia at 37 Straight, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Lynchburg Hillcats may have already clinched a playoff berth with their strong first half, but it hasn’t stopped them from playing hard in pursuit of the…