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Loons Announce Front Office Additions, Promotions, and Updates

Team Currently Accepting Applications for Two Ticket Office Openings
November 23, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons are pleased to announce the addition of four full-time members to the front office staff, the promotion of three current staff members to full-time status, and role updates for two current staff members. The seven total full-time additions to the front office come

Loons Announce 2022 Home Game Times, Weekly Promotions 

Ticket Memberships and Group Outings On Sale Now
November 15, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons are pleased to announce the regular season home game start times for 2022, as well as share the lineup of weekly promotions for the historic fifteenth season of Loons Baseball. The sixty-six home game schedule will begin at Dow Diamond on Friday, April

Two Loons Earn High-A Central Postseason Honors

October 13, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – Minor League Baseball recognized the top performers in the High-A Central with their 2021 Postseason All-Stars, which featured a pair of 2021 Loons. The league awarded Andy Pages as Most Valuable Player, along with Top MLB Prospect. Ryan Ward received a spot on the High-A Central’s Postseason

Dodgers Announce Vargas, Choi as Minor League Players of the Year

2021 Branch Rickey Minor League Players of the Year rewards two 2021 Loons members
October 6, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – On Friday, October 1, the Los Angeles Dodgers awarded Miguel Vargas and Hyun-il Choi as the 2021 Branch Rickey Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Year for the system’s organization. After making his High-A debut in Rancho Cucamonga in 2019, Miguel Vargas returned to Great Lakes

Michigan Baseball Foundation Grant Application Available December 1st

Grant Dollars Available For Youth Focused Organizations or Economic Development Projects
November 29, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – The Michigan Baseball Foundation (MBF) is proud to announce the opening of the 2022 Grant Application on December 1st, 2021. Grants are available for registered 501c3 organizations that focus on youth-related activities or economic development. Applications must be for specific projects or initiatives the organization is undertaking

Out of the Race: Loons Fall in Ten Innings, 8-6

Final game of 2021 season Sunday at 1:05 P.M. EDT at Dow Diamond
September 18, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – In a must-win situation, the Great Lakes Loons (63-56) fell to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (58-60) in ten innings Saturday night at Dow Diamond, 8-6. Despite outhitting the Rattlers nine to seven, the Loons dropped their fourth game of the week to allow Wisconsin to take the

Loons Announce 2022 Schedule

Opening Day at Dow Diamond Scheduled for April 8th
September 15, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons, in partnership with the Los Angeles Dodgers and Major League Baseball, are excited to announce the schedule for the 2022 season. The fifteenth season of Loons baseball will start on Friday, April 8th against the Detroit Tigers High-A Affiliate West Michigan Whitecaps. The

31 HRs for Pages, Loons Fall Short to Wisconsin

Rattlers score four in final three innings as Liput, Ward also go deep
September 14, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – The Great Lakes Loons (62-53) began their final six-game series of the regular season with a 6-3 loss to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (55-59) at Dow Diamond Tuesday night. Andy Pages hit his 31st HR of the year, making it four consecutive nights with a home run

Four Errors Results in 10-5 Loss

January, Ching homer, 19 Loons strikeouts to tie season-high
September 9, 2021

COMSTOCK PARK, MI – The Great Lakes Loons (60-51) lost their second-consecutive game to the West Michigan Whitecaps (55-56) by the way of a 10-5 final at LMCU Ballpark Thursday night. Logan Boyer (L, 0-5) recorded three innings for the first time this season, allowing no earned runs and striking

Stifling Whitecaps Pitching Controls 5-1 Loons Loss

Great Lakes took early 1-0 lead, finish with three hits
September 8, 2021

COMSTOCK PARK, MI – A three-game win streak ended Wednesday night, as the Great Lakes Loons (60-50) fell to the West Michigan Whitecaps (54-56), 5-1 at LMCU Ballpark. The Loons offense was held to three hits in the Wednesday loss, coming off a franchise record-tying 18 runs in a Tuesday

Loons Hop on Gore for Sunday Series Win, 6-2

Lewis scores two, homers to take third-consecutive series
September 5, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – The Great Lakes Loons (59-49) defeated the Fort Wayne TinCaps (51-57), 6-2 at Dow Diamond, winning their third-consecutive series on Sunday. Brandon Lewis recorded his 20th Loons home run, his 30th of the season overall in a 2-for-2 day. Lewis becomes the third Loons player to record

Early Production Brings Saturday Win

Loons led 7-1 after three innings, Vivas plates three to stay hot
September 4, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – The Great Lakes Loons (58-49) benefited from an early seven runs in three innings against the Fort Wayne TinCaps (51-56) to win 8-6 at Dow Diamond Saturday night. Carson Taylor knocked his ninth home run of the season en route to a 3-for-4 night, finishing with two

TinCaps Score Early for 6-1 Win

Loons finish 0-for-9 with runners in scoring position, series even
September 4, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – A back-and-forth series continues at Dow Diamond Friday night when the Great Lakes Loons (57-49) fell to the Fort Wayne TinCaps (51-55), 6-1. Alec Gamboa struck out five batters in 3 1/3 innings of relief, while allowing three runs on three hits. The Loons offense was held

Loons Take Series Advantage Over TinCaps

Bobby Miller returns, GL holds ground in playoff race
September 3, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – On an unseasonably cool night at Dow Diamond, the Great Lakes Loons (57-48) were led by their pitching staff en route to a 5-1 win over the Fort Wayne TinCaps (50-55). Dodgers #1 prospect Bobby Miller pitched for the first time since July 23rd after a stint

Shootout Favors Fort Wayne, Loons Fall in Extras, 12-11

Robert Hassell homers three times, teams combine for 27 hits
September 2, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – Despite having the game’s tying run in scoring position with no outs, the Great Lakes Loons (56-48) fell a run shy, falling at Dow Diamond in 11 innings Wednesday night, 12-11. Robert Hassell, the Padres’ third-best prospect and MLB.com’s 46th in all of baseball, recorded Fort Wayne’s

Loons End August with 4-3 Win

Gavin Stone strikes out seven to begin pivotal series
September 1, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – The Great Lakes Loons (56-47) won their third consecutive game Tuesday night, as they began a six-game series against the Fort Wayne TinCaps (49-53), with a 4-3 win at Dow Diamond. Gavin Stone highlighted his third start for Great Lakes with seven strikeouts, allowing one run on

Historic Sunday Lifts Loons Over Captains

Pages, Leonard make HR history to retake sole possession of first in East
August 29, 2021

EASTLAKE, OH – The regular season series concluded between Great Lakes and Lake County on Sunday at Classic Park when the Loons (55-47) defeated the Captains (54-48), 10-2. In their 24 matchups, Great Lakes outmatched the Cleveland Indians’ High-A Captains, 15 games to nine. Sunday’s win gave the Loons their

Lewis Goes Long, Loons Hang On, 4-3

Lockhart earns first pro win with five Ks in two innings
August 28, 2021

EASTLAKE, OH – The Great Lakes Loons (54-47) moved back into a two-way tie with Lake County (54-47) with a 4-3 victory over the Captains Saturday night at Classic Park. Brandon Lewis knocked his 17th HR with Great Lakes in the first inning, giving the Loons an early 3-0 lead.

Loons Shutout on Friday Night

MLB Rehabber Aaron Civale stifles GL bats
August 28, 2021

EASTLAKE, OH – Cleveland Indians pitcher Aaron Civale made his second rehab start in the minor leagues on Friday night versus the Loons (53-47) and proved he was ready for MLB competition again throwing four and 1/3 scoreless innings while setting the tone in a 5-0 Lake County Captains (54-46)

Curry, Captains End Loons Win Streak

GL held to 5 hits, only one for extra bases
August 27, 2021

EASTLAKE, OH – It was another warm and humid night in greater Cleveland and unlike most nights the Loons (53-46) play at Classic Park, they were void of offense on Thursday. If not for a bases loaded walk in the ninth inning, the Loons would have been shutout for just

Stone Earns First Win in 4-3 Burner

Belge strands bases full in ninth, Lewis homers in fourth-straight Loons win
August 25, 2021

EASTLAKE, OH – The Great Lakes Loons (53-45) won their fourth-consecutive game Wednesday night, stranding the bases loaded in the ninth to defeat the Lake County Captains (52-46), 4-3 the final. Los Angeles Dodgers 2020 fifth-rounder Gavin Stone allowed one run in five innings for his first High-A quality start,

Season-Best 17 Runs Powers Loons Over Captains

Ward, Pages homer twice, six team HRs to begin big week in Eastlake
August 24, 2021

EASTLAKE, OH – The top two teams in the East Division began a six-game series at Classic Park Tuesday night, as the Great Lakes Loons (52-45) thumped the Lake County Captains (52-45) with a 17-6 final score. The Loons increased their team HR total to 155 with a season-most six

Loons Down Lugs with Sunday Shutout

Great Lakes pitchers tally 12 Ks, now eye road series against Lake County
August 22, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – In their 250th all-time matchup, the Great Lakes Loons (51-45) defeated the Lansing Lugnuts with a 5-0 shutout at Dow Diamond to take the series. Eddys Leonard recorded his second triple with Great Lakes for the only Loons extra-base hit of the day, also tying together the

January Grand Slams, Scores Six in 12-5 Victory

2021 draftees Lockhart, Knowles, Hobbs make pro debut, combine for 8 Ks
August 21, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – Ryan January hit his second HR in as many nights with a fourth-inning grand slam, vaulting the Great Lakes Loons (50-45) to a 12-5 win over the Lansing Lugnuts (45-50) on Saturday night at Dow Diamond. In his last two games, January has driven in eight runs

Choi Throws Five Scoreless Frames in Extra-Inning Loss

January slugs fifth HR in 3-for-3 night, GL 0-for-10 with runners in scoring position
August 20, 2021

MIDLAND, MI – Allowing three unanswered runs in the final three innings, the Great Lakes Loons (49-45) dropped a two-run lead in the eighth inning, falling to the Lansing Lugnuts (45-49) in ten innings at Dow Diamond Friday night. Loons starter Hyun-il Choi made his fourth start since joining from