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Martinez Throws Six Scoreless in Loons 6-4 Win

Lugnuts score three in ninth but fall short, Great Lakes evens series
June 16, 2021

LANSING, MI – In one of the most impressive pitching performances of the season, Loons reliever Jose Martinez (W, 3-1) tossed a season-long six scoreless innings in relief for Great Lakes (19-19) in a 6-4 victory against the Lansing Lugnuts (18-20) at Jackson Field Wednesday night. Following a perfect one-inning

Loons Rally, Fall Short in Lansing Series Debut

Andrew Shaps’ game-tying homer in seventh highlights 9-7 loss
June 15, 2021

LANSING, MI – Despite overcoming a 7-2 Lugnuts lead and tying the game in the seventh inning at Jackson Field on Tuesday, the Great Lakes Loons (18-19) fell to the Lansing Lugnuts (18-19), 9-7. Andrew Shaps went opposite field for his first homerun of the 2021 season, tying the game

Loons End Dayton Series with 9-6 Win

Jesus Vargas lasts five innings again, Carson Taylor knocks first pro homer
June 13, 2021

DAYTON, OH. – The Great Lakes Loons (18-18) won their second-straight contest against the Dayton Dragons (20-16) on Sunday’s series finale with a 9-6 victory. Loons catcher Carson Taylor, a 4th round selection by the Dodgers in 2020, recorded his first professional homerun to plate the final two runs in

Great Lakes Thumps Dragons, 10-2

Season-high 16 hits finally enough for Loons’ first nine-inning win against Dayton
June 12, 2021

DAYTON, OH. – In response to being shut out Friday night, the Great Lakes Loons (17-18) tallied a season-high 16 hits for their first nine-inning victory against the Dayton Dragons (20-15) at Day Air Ballpark, 10-2. Andrew Shaps, who entered Saturday’s game as a pinch hitter for Joe Vranesh, plated

Vargas Hit Streak Ends After 26 Games

Dayton’s Graham Ashcraft waives 10 Loons batters in six scoreless innings
June 11, 2021

DAYTON, OH. – The longest hitting streak in professional baseball ended Friday night, as the Great Lakes Loons (16-18) fell to the Dayton Dragons (20-14) at Day Air Ballpark, 1-0. Miguel Vargas entered Friday’s contest with the longest hitting streak in the Great Lakes Loons’ 14-year history at 26 games,

Loons to Host Monday Night Movie Series

Seven, Free Movies to be Shown on Dow Diamond Videoboard
June 11, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – Lights, cameras, action! The Great Lakes Loons are excited to announce the inaugural Monday Night Movie Series at Dow Diamond. The series features seven, family-favorite movies throughout the summer, all free to the community. The coming attractions are as follows: June 21st – Tom and Jerry presented

Loons Drop Third Straight in Dayton

Great Lakes batters hit five times by Dragons pitchers in Thursday loss
June 10, 2021

DAYTON, OH. – Great Lakes (16-17) dropped their third-straight game in a six-game series to the Dayton Dragons (19-14) Thursday night at Day Air Ballpark, 6-3 the final score. The highlight for Great Lakes came with Miguel Vargas extending his hit streak to 26 games, reaching base three times in

Miguel Vargas Rewrites Record for Longest Hit Streak in Loons History

Historic night spoiled as Dragons walk it off in game two
June 9, 2021

DAYTON, OH. – History was made in Dayton for the Great Lakes Loons Wednesday night with a Miguel Vargas leadoff single in the top of the first inning to extend the third baseman’s hit streak to 25 games. Vargas broke a franchise record of 24 games that was set by

Great Lakes Surrenders Seven-Run Lead in Dayton

Vargas ties longest hit streak in franchise history, six unearned runs hamstrings Loons
June 8, 2021

DAYTON, OH. – Despite leading 7-0 into the third inning, the Great Lakes Loons (16-15) fell to the Dayton Dragons (17-14) at Day Air Ballpark by a final score of 8-7. Dayton’s Carson Spiers (W, 1-0) likely threw the best performance by an opposing pitcher the Loons have faced this

Loons Take West Michigan Series With 8-4 Sunday Win

Ching stays hot, Vargas falls a single shy of cycle in Loons’ third-straight win
June 6, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons (16-14) took the final three games of the series from the West Michigan Whitecaps (16-13) with their first Sunday win at Dow Diamond, 8-4. The Loons took their second series over the Whitecaps of the season, winning their third series overall. Great Lakes

Loons Blank Whitecaps in Saturday Blockbuster 

Season-high crowd of 3,896 watches first shutout of season, Loons deliver four HRs
June 5, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – What felt like a flawless night took place at Dow Diamond for the Great Lakes Loons (15-14), earning their first shut-out in a nine-inning game with an 11-0 romp against first-place West Michigan (16-12). Ryan Ward became the first Loon of the season to record a multi-homerun

Big Inning Evens Series for Loons on Pride Night

Four-run seventh moves GL back to .500, Ching triples, homers
June 4, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – In front of a season-record Dow Diamond attendance Friday night, the Great Lakes Loons evened the series with a 9-4 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps. Six different batters drove in a run in the Loons win, which moves Great Lakes back to an even record. Both

Great Lakes Outpowered by Whitecaps, 12-1

West Michigan knocks nine extra-base hits, Dingler grand slams
June 3, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – After having their eight-game win streak ended Wednesday, the West Michigan Whitecaps (16-10) defeated the Great Lakes Loons (13-14) at Dow Diamond, 12-1 the final score on Thursday. Whitecaps catcher Dillon Dingler finished 3-for-5 with five runs batted in, clearing the bases with a grand slam in

Loons End Whitecaps Win Streak With 5-4 Final

Miguel Vargas go-ahead homer in fifth inning extends on-base streak, evens series
June 2, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – The longest High-A Central winning streak of eight games ended Wednesday night, as the Great Lakes Loons (13-13) held on to top the West Michigan Whitecaps (15-10), 5-4. A multi-hit night for Miguel Vargas extended his on-base streak to 23 games. Loons reliever Jesus Vargas (W, 3-2)

‘Caps Over Loons on “Re-Opening Night”

Pages hits sixth homerun, extends on-base streak to 22 games
June 2, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – A crowd of nearly 1,300 fans gathered at Dow Diamond Tuesday night for the first full-capacity game at Dow Diamond since September 2019, as the Great Lakes Loons (12-13) fell to the West Michigan Whitecaps (15-9) by a final score of 7-5. The Whitecaps scored six runs

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All tickets for all remaining 2021 home games on sale June 1st
June 1, 2021

We're excited to announce the rest of the promotional 2021 promotional schedule, covering the months of July, August, and September! All games in June, July, August, and September will operate at 100% capacity. Tickets for all remaining Loons home games will go on sale TODAY (June 1st). The action-packed second

Loons Top Lansing 6-2, Win Series

Pages homers, Vargas doubles twice as Loons end May with a win
May 30, 2021

LANSING, Mich. – The final game of May saw the Great Lakes Loons (12-12) defeat the Lansing Lugnuts (11-13) at Jackson Field, 6-2. Andy Pages ended Sunday 2-for-4 with three RBI, knocking his fourth homerun of the season in the third inning. The Loons scored first Sunday, successfully scoring first

Win Streak Over in Lansing

Chubb, Vargas tossed, Loons still possess opportunity to take series Sunday
May 29, 2021

LANSING, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons (11-12) saw their three-game win streak ended Saturday, falling 7-3 to the Lansing Lugnuts (11-12) at Jackson Field. The Lugnuts plated three runs in both the second and eighth inning, with a 3-for-4, four RBI night for right-fielder Jake Suddleson. The Loons found

Four-Run Frame Pushes Loons Past Lugs

Lansing finishes 3-for-17 with runners in scoring position
May 29, 2021

LANSING, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons (11-11) won their third-straight game in Lansing Friday night, defeating the Lansing Lugnuts (10-12) with a 4-2 final. Loons pitchers struck out a season-high 14 batters in a winning effort that required four relievers, following a perfect frame from Clayton Beeter. Entering Friday’s

Loons Win 10-1 With Circus-Like Sixth

Loons starter Jesus Vargas goes five, allows one run against Lugs
May 27, 2021

LANSING, Mich. – In a sixth inning that saw nine Great Lakes (10-11) runs plated on two hits, the Loons defeated the Lansing Lugnuts (10-11) by a final score of 10-1 Thursday night. Ryan Ward and Leonel Valera combined for four runs brought in on two hits in a top

Loons Get Back on Track in Lansing

Valera goes long again for team-best sixth, Pages also homers in 5-2 win
May 26, 2021

LANSING, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons (9-11) scored all their runs on a pair of homeruns Wednesday night, besting the Lansing Lugnuts (10-10) with a 5-2 final. Leonel Valera hit his second homer in the last two nights with a three-run blast in the second, his team-high sixth of

Loons “Re-Opening Day” Set for June 1st

1,000 Complimentary Tickets for Frontline Workers, First Home Game at 100% Capacity
May 26, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – Let’s do it again! The Great Lakes Loons are excited to welcome back fans to Dow Diamond for Opening Day Re-Opening Day when the Loons take the field against the West Michigan Whitecaps on Tuesday, June 1st. The game marks the first time that Dow Diamond will

Lugs Drop Loons in Series Opener

January homers, Valera a double shy of cycle again
May 25, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – Despite a game-tying Leonel Valera longball, the Great Lakes Loons (8-11) surrendered five runs in the bottom of the eighth inning in Tuesday’s series premiere to Lansing (10-9), falling to the Lugnuts 10-5. It was homerun number five for Valera, a team-best. Valera hit five homeruns in

Loons’ Late Rally Falls Short in Ninth

Loons’ Late Rally Falls Short in Ninth
May 23, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – The Great Lakes Loons (8-10) slipped on a rainy Sunday afternoon at Dow Diamond to the Lake County Captains (11-7), ending a three-game win streak with a 4-3 final. The Loons erased a 4-0 deficit in the bottom of the eighth with two runs and moved the

Fireworks Start Early in 12-1 Loons’ Victory

Valera grand slams, January and Vranesh also homer in third-straight win
May 22, 2021

MIDLAND, Mich. – Now riding a season-best win streak of three games, the Great Lakes Loons (8-9) defeated the Lake County Captains (10-7) by a final score of 12-1. The eleven-run win was the largest margin of victory for Great Lakes this season, on top of 12 runs on 12