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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

The Athletic named its 2021 A's MiLB All-Stars, and it's loaded with Lugnuts

October 12, 2021

On October 8, The Athletic's Melissa Lockard released her picks for the Oakland Athletics' 2021 organizational All-Stars. Lansing Lugnuts fans, prepare to recognize a ton of players who were themselves recognized for their excellence this past season: The top catcher was Tyler Soderstrom, the Athletics' 2020 first-rounder who spent the

Behind Leal/Tomioka tandem, Nuts win 2-0 shutout

September 10, 2021

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – David Leal and Shohei Tomioka worked four scoreless innings apiece, Brett Harris lined a two-run double, and the Lansing Lugnuts (54-58) blanked the Fort Wayne TinCaps (52-60), 2-0, on Friday night at Parkview Field. The Lugnuts defeated Fort Wayne for the third time in four games

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