The venerable Northwest League will enter the 2017 season with an updated look after a new logo for the eight-team Class A Short Season circuit was revealed Thursday afternoon.
Yeiler Peguero singled home the go-ahead run in the fifth inning as Eugene held off Everett in the decisive third game of the Finals to win its first Northwest League championship since 1975.
Giants No. 19 prospect Heath Quinn is impressing with his consistency in first pro season. His .571 slugging percentage leads the Northwest League, and he has 18 multi-hit games.
Erik Martens, aka "the Peanut Guy," has been with Tri-City as both a vendor and on-field host since 2001. Ben Hill talked to him about his dual roles, popularity and infectious enthusiasm.
Paul Quantrill underwent Tommy John surgery 17 months ago. Now he's pitching to a 1.84 ERA with 23 strikeouts and two walks over 14 2/3 innings with the Tri-City Dust Devils.