Lake County Loses Momentum as Kane County Sweeps Captains to Win Midwest League Championship; Cougars 7, Captains 2

The lights dimmed over Classic Park and the gates locked for the final time this season on Saturday evening, as the curtain also closed over the Captains’…

Do the Indians Have Another All-Star Second Baseman in Wendle?

Akron RubberDucks second baseman was some kind of hot this past week. Joe Wendle went 11-21 for an obscene .524 average with three runs scored, three doubles,…

The Grass is Greener in the Second Half for the Lake County Captains

The first half of the season is over, and it’s time for a clean slate for the Lake County Captains. In the Low-A Midwest League, a first-half…

Haase Leads A-Ball All-Stars in Minor League Round-up

This week the All-Star rosters were named for both the Carolina League and Midwest League. The Carolina Mudcats had three players named to the Carolina League team…

Plutko Promotion Highlights Minor League Round-up

Indians farmhand Adam Plutko may have started his professional career slower than expected, but he’s speeding up quickly. Plutko was drafted last year in the 11th round…

Aviles finally showing why the Indians took a chance on him in Minor League Roundup

Lake County Captains right handed pitcher Robbie Aviles continued his impressive season to date as he made two starts this past week earning one win while throwing…

Ramirez Promotion Headlines Minor League Week

No way, Jose! Jose Ramirez is back after making his debut with the Indians as a 20-year old September call-up last year where he impressed hitting .333…

Minor League Roundup Full of Streaks

It’s been a weak of streaks throughout the Indians minor league system, starting with the most impressive streak in Carolina Mudcats shortstop Erik Gonzalez, who has a…

Frazier Promotion Headlines Week’s Minor League Wrap Up

It was an up and down week throughout the Indians minor league system, but the biggest “up,” may have been the promotion of outfielder Clint Frazier to…

Aviles Looking Forward to Second Season in Lake County

Reconstructive elbow surgery can be a career-altering situation for a player to endure. However, for right-handed pitcher Robbie Aviles, reconstructive elbow surgery turned into the beginning of…

2014 Lake County Roster Boasts Players on the Cusp of Success

This season – the year of “Unfinished Business” and redemption, of proving that last season was only the beginning of a road to success. This notion, however,…

RubberDucks Sink Captains in Exhibition Finale; RubberDucks 11, Captains 1

In each of their final tune-ups before the regular season openers, the Akron RubberDucks and Lake County Captains squared off in an exhibition game between Cleveland Indians…