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2021 slugger Díaz becomes 12th Nut to reach MLB this year, 173rd all-time

September 20, 2022

On September 17, 2021, 21-year-old Jordan Díaz went 1-for-4 with his team-leading 13th home run for the Lansing Lugnuts in a 6-4 home victory against West Michigan. On September 18, 2022, 22-year-old Jordan Díaz made his MLB debut for the Oakland Athletics, going 1-for-3 with a single. Díaz, named to

A's trades net both former Lugnuts and top pitching prospects

March 16, 2022

When the 99-day lockout was lifted, the Oakland Athletics launched into a series of moves that reshaped both the A's MLB roster and the MiLB prospect depth. - On Saturday, March 12, the A's dealt staff ace Chris Bassitt to the New York Mets for minor league pitchers J.T. Ginn

In the On-Deck Circle: 16 candidates to become the next Major League Lugnuts

March 11, 2022

Seven former Lansing Lugnuts made their MLB debut in 2021 — Josh Palacios, Ty Tice, Tayler Saucedo, Conner Greene, Kirby Snead, Otto Lopez and Kevin Smith — bringing the total to 161 all-time Major League Lugnuts alumni since the Nuts first arrived in Lansing 26 years ago. Which brings us

Toronto talents took off during flights north

Martinez, Taylor among Blue Jays' top MiLB performers in '21
January 5, 2022

Each offseason, goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club.

2019 Eastern League All-Star Game Rosters Announced

Flying Squirrels host All-Star Game for first time on Wednesday, July 10 at The Diamond
June 24, 2019

RICHMOND, Va. - The Richmond Flying Squirrels, in conjunction with the Eastern League of Professional Baseball, announced the rosters on Monday for the 2019 Eastern League All-Star Game, which will take place at The Diamond on Wednesday, July 10 at 7:05 p.m. The Flying Squirrels are hosting the event for

Blue Jays system ready to make an impact

Top prospects Guerrero, Bichette build strong case for The Show
December 18, 2018

Each offseason, goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club.The Blue Jays were a distant fourth in the American League East this year, finishing 17

Dunedin's Logue stays hot, posts six zeros

Blue Jays prospect allows two baserunners, strikes out eight
August 3, 2018

Ever since Zach Logue started taking his time on the mound, his opponents have had difficulty scoring against him. Perhaps Florida State League hitters would prefer he take fewer breaths between pitches.The Blue Jays prospect allowed one hit and one walk over six innings, striking out eight, as Class A

Amaya HR ruins Logue's gem, 1-0

May 23, 2018

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - In a game played in one hour, 56 minutes, the South Bend Cubs (19-25) defeated the Lansing Lugnuts (29-17), 1-0, on Wednesday night at Four Winds Field.Miguel Amaya 's leadoff home run in the eighth inning supplied the game's only run.

Lugnuts' winning streak ends at nine

Hot Rods take series opener, 6-3
May 18, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - The Bowling Green Hot Rods (25-15) rallied back from a two-run deficit with six late runs, ending the Lansing Lugnuts' (27-14) winning streak at nine games with a 6-3 victory on Friday night at Cooley Law School Stadium.The Lugnuts finished one win short of matching the longest

Lugnuts win 5th straight, sweep Snappers

May 12, 2018

BELOIT, Wisc. - Following a 45-minute rain delay, the Eastern Division-leading Lansing Lugnuts (23-13) sent Beloit strikeout machine Wyatt Marks to an early exit and held off the Snappers (13-17), 8-6, on Saturday afternoon at Pohlman Field.The victory concluded a three-game sweep of the Snappers. The Nuts went 5-1 on

Rattlers walk off Lugnuts, 6-5

May 7, 2018

APPLETON, Wisc. - The Lansing Lugnuts (18-13) took leads of 3-0 and 5-3, only to see the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (13-17) tie the game in the eighth and win it in the ninth, 6-5, on a throwing error by pitcher Ty Tice , opening a three-game series on Monday night at

Nuts enjoy HR Derby Day in matinee

May 2, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - The Lansing Lugnuts (17-9) crushed four solo home runs on their way to a 6-2 afternoon victory over the Kane County Cougars (11-11) on Wednesday afternoon at Cooley Law School Stadium. Audio: The Lugnuts' four solo HRsKevin Smith , Kacy Clemens , Brock Lundquist and Chavez Young each

Lugnuts continue Dayton dominance, 13-2

April 25, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - Kevin Smith hammered three doubles, Kevin Vicuña scored three runs, Zach Logue tossed six strong innings, and the Lansing Lugnuts (12-6) cruised past the Dayton Dragons (9-8), 13-2, on a Winning Wednesday night at Cooley Law School Stadium.The Nuts, winners of a season-high four in a row,

Oh, Thank Heaven: In 7th, Lugs score 11

April 12, 2018

FORT WAYNE, Ind. - In a 43-minute rally, the Lansing Lugnuts (5-3) tied a franchise record with an 11-run seventh inning, overwhelming the Fort Wayne TinCaps (1-7), 13-4, on Thursday night at Parkview Field.The Lugnuts took three out of four games in the road series.

Patient Lugnuts win home opener, 6-4

Offense draws 12 walks, thwarts Loons' no-hit bid
April 7, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - After throwing an Opening Day Block Party to welcome baseball back to Mid Michigan, the Lansing Lugnuts (2-0) broke a late tie to defeat the Great Lakes Loons (0-2), 6-4, on a frigid Saturday night at Cooley Law School Stadium.Great Lakes pitchers walked 12 Lugnuts - but