At a press conference on Thursday afternoon at Dow Diamond, The Great Lakes Loons announced its plans for the festivities surrounding the 53rd annual Midwest League All Star Game presented by GoGreat.com which is set to take place in Midland, MI on Monday and Tuesday June 19-20 at Dow Diamond.
29th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Great Lakes Loons extended its win streak to 4 consecutive games with a 7-0 victory over the Lake County (OH.) Captains (Cleveland Indians) for a 3-game series sweep at Dow Diamond tonight.
27th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
Coming off yesterday's heroic walk off win in the bottom of the ninth inning, The Great Lakes Loons, facing highly touted former No. 1 overall pick Brady Aiken, kept the hot bats going tonight, beating the Lake County (OH.) Captains (Cleveland Indians) 7-1 at Dow Diamond tonight.
25th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
Luis Paz (2) a 6-foot-1 prospect in the Los Angeles Dodgers' organization from Mirilia, Brazil belted a walk-off home run to break a 4-4 tie in the bottom of the ninth inning, to give the Great Lakes Loons a 5-4 victory over the Fort Wayne Tincaps (San Diego Padres) at Dow Diamond this afternoon.
23rd April, 2017 | 0 Comments
Great Lakes Loons players Brendon Davis and Carlos Rincon have been two of the premiere hitters in the Midwest League this season, however, after a recent mini-slump the pair came into tonight's game hitting a combined 3 for 28 over the previous few games.
22nd April, 2017 | 0 Comments
After putting up 5-runs on 8-hits (in a 5-4 win Monday) followed by 6-runs on 8-hits (in a 9-6 loss last night) the Great Lakes Loons (currently 4-9 in the Midwest League standings) only managed 1-hit in a 3-0 loss in the deciding game of a 3-game road series to the South Bend Cubs (Chicago Cubs) at Four Winds Field in South Bend, IN tonight.
19th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Great Lakes Loons (3-7) got the proverbial monkey off its back, earning the team's first home win of the season with a 7-1 victory over the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds) at Dow Diamond this afternoon.
15th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
Former Arthur Hill H.S. Basketball star Brian 'Tugs' Bowen added another piece of hardware to his growing collection after being name co-MVP (along with University of Miami FL commit Lonnie Walker Jr.) at the Jordan Brand Classic boys national game in Brooklyn, NY this afternoon. The game was nationally televised on ESPN.
15th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Great Lakes Loons' Midwest League record fell to 2-7 after dropping a 2-0 decision in game-2 of a 3-game home stand against the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds) in front of 1,314 fans at Dow Diamond tonight.
14th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
For the second straight year, a Saginaw area hockey player was drafted in the Ontario Hockey League priority selection draft. After former Jr. Spirit and Oakland Jr. Grizzlies' defenseman Lucas Crawford was selected by the Owen Sound Attack last year, another Jr. Spirit/Oakland Jr. Grizzlies alum followed suit.
09th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
The only thing colder than the temperatures in Midland, MI today were the Great Lakes Loons' bats as the defending Midwest League champs were swept by the Lansing Lugnuts (Toronto Blue Jays) 6-3 in the first game and 2-0 in the second game of a double-header to start the 2017 MWL season at Dow Diamond tonight.
08th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Great Lakes Loons begin defense of its 2016 Midwest League Championship when it kick's off the 2017 MWL season with a visit from the Lansing Lugnuts (Toronto Blue Jays) at 6:05 pm at Dow Diamond tonight.
06th April, 2017 | 0 Comments
The third time was a charm for former Saginaw Arthur Hill H.S. boys basketball star Brian “Tugs” Bowen, who led his La Lumiere Prep H.S. (La Porte, IN) basketball team to a 70-52 win over Montverde Academy (Montverde, FL) in the 2017 Dick's Sporting Goods National Championship game in Middle Village, NY this afternoon.
02nd April, 2017 | 0 Comments
Former Saginaw Arthur Hill H.S. basketball standout Brian Bowen Jr. (ranked No. 12 in the country on ESPN 100) is headed back to the Dick's Sporting Goods National Championship game for a second straight year after leading his (28-1) No. 1 seed La Lumiere Prep H.S. (La Porte, IN.) boys basketball team to a 54-52 semi-final victory over Findlay Prep H.S. (UT.) in a game which was broadcast nationally on ESPN from Christ the King H.S. in Middle Village, NY earlier this afternoon.
01st April, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Great Lakes Loons will initiate the defense of its 2016 Midwest League Championship when it kicks off the 2017 MWL season with a four game home-and-home series against the Lansing Lugnuts (Toronto Blue Jays) with the opener set for 6:05 pm Thursday Apr. 6, at Dow Diamond in Midland, MI.
25th March, 2017 | 0 Comments