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Sawyer, Peralta Jr. promoted, Nuts add debuting pair of pitchers

August 14, 2021

The Lansing Lugnuts announced the following roster changes today, in conjunction with the Oakland Athletics: - Pitcher Dalton Sawyer and infielder/outfielder Elvis Peralta, Jr., promoted to Double-A Midland - Pitchers Jack Owen and Kyle Virbitsky assigned to the Lugnuts to begin their professional careers Sawyer, 27, had made one appearance

Sawyer promoted, pitcher Acton and infielder Vargas join Lugnuts

July 27, 2021

The Lansing Lugnuts announced the following roster changes today, in conjunction with the Oakland Athletics: - Pitcher Dalton Sawyer promoted to Double-A Midland - Pitcher Garrett Acton received from Low-A Stockton - Infielder Yerdel Vargas received from Double-A Midland Sawyer, 27, struck out the final four Whitecaps he faced in

Lugs whiff 16 Whitecaps in 8-3 win

July 20, 2021

COMSTOCK PARK, MI – Cobie Vance clubbed his second home run of the year and reached base five times, and the Lansing Lugnuts (32-35) rode a slew of strikeouts to a series-opening 8-3 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps (30-36) on Tuesday night at LMCU Ballpark. Lansing starter Seth Shuman

Well-traveled Sawyer shines in Ports debut

A's' prospect allows one hit, fans seven in 5 2/3 scoreless innings
June 17, 2017

After making a spot start on June 10 for Triple-A Nashville, Dalton Sawyer was sent back to the Midwest League.But he wouldn't be staying very long. "They told me I was flying back to Beloit. I had to go get my stuff and fly right out to Stockton," Sawyer said Friday.

Sounds Even Series with Win in Memphis

Renato Nuñez's Clutch Double in the Eighth Provides the Difference
June 10, 2017

The Nashville Sounds rallied behind a big two-run double from Renato Nuñez in the top of the eighth inning en route to a 6-3 win over the Memphis Redbirds at AutoZone Park Saturday night.After trailing multiple times throughout the night, Nuñez stepped to the plate with the bases loaded in

Four Snappers Named Midwest League All-Stars

Nate Mondou, Dalton Sawyer, Luke Persico, Heath Bowers will represent the Snappers at the 2017 Midwest League All-Star Game
June 7, 2017

BELOIT, WI - Four Beloit Snappers players have earned the honor of Midwest League All-Star, the Midwest League announced on Wednesday. Infielder Nate Mondou, pitchers Dalton Sawyer and Heath Bowers along with outfielder Luke Persico will represent the Snappers on the Western All-Star roster. The Midwest League All-Star rosters are

Snappers' Sawyer thrives in newest adventure

A's farmhand sails through five perfect innings in first MiLB start
April 23, 2017

In an age in which pitchers face the threat of Tommy John surgery, a piggyback system -- one that deviates from a traditional rotation to limit pitch counts and wear and tear on young arms -- has its benefits.Class A Beloit pitching coach Carlos Chavez witnessed one of the drawbacks