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Taylor and Large homer, but Lugnuts' comeback falls short, 11-8

June 3, 2018

DAYTON, OH - The Dayton Dragons (29-26) built an 11-1 lead and held on to defeat the Lansing Lugnuts (36-21), 11-8, in the rubber match of a three-game series on Sunday afternoon at Fifth Third Field.Hunter Greene (Win, 1-3), the No. 2 overall selection in the 2017 draft, held the

Dragons finally beat Lugs, 5-4 in 10 innings

June 2, 2018

DAYTON, OH - After nine consecutive losses to the Lansing Lugnuts in 2018, the Dayton Dragons (28-26) rallied in both the bottom of the ninth and the tenth to defeat the Lugnuts (36-20), 5-4, on a wild pitch by reliever Matt Shannon on Saturday night at Fifth Third Field.The score

Larkins dominates, Lugs win 9th straight vs. Dayton, 12-1

June 1, 2018

The game marked a successful start to the Lugnuts season-long 13-game, 14-day road trip - and continued the Nuts' remarkable mastery of the Dragons. Lansing has outscored Dayton by an 80-32 margin in the nine meetings this season.

Buffo goes seven, wins 7th, in Lugnuts' 10-1 rout

May 29, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - Maverik Buffo tossed a career high seven innings to become the first Midwest League pitcher to reach seven wins, and the Lansing Lugnuts (33-19) romped past the Lake County Captains (21-31), 10-1, in the opener of a three-game series on Wednesday night at Cooley Law School Stadium.The

Fort Wayne blanks Lugnuts, 3-0

May 28, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - The Lansing Lugnuts (32-19) were held to four hits in a 3-0 loss to the Fort Wayne TinCaps (23-27) in a Memorial Day matinee at Cooley Law School Stadium.The Lugnuts and TinCaps split the four-game series, the first leg of the Lugs' seven-game homestand.

Lugnuts' winning streak ends in doubleheader split

April 28, 2018

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. - The Lansing Lugnuts (14-7) split a Friday night doubleheader at Fifth Third Ballpark, defeating the West Michigan Whitecaps (13-7) in Game 1, 11-7, before losing the nightcap, 7-4.The first-place Lugnuts maintained a half-game lead atop the Whitecaps in the Midwest League Eastern Division.

Nuts complete sweep with 8-7 walkoff win

April 27, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - Cullen Large went 5-for-5 and scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth on an RBI single by the debuting Norberto Obeso , and the first-place Lansing Lugnuts (13-6) dramatically completed a four-game sweep of the Dayton Dragons (9-9), 8-7, on Thursday night at Cooley

Large comes up big for Lugnuts

Blue Jays infielder collects pro-best five hits, scores winning run
April 26, 2018

Cullen Large came to the ballpark Thursday night feeling comfortable at the plate, but eschewed more batting practice in favor of defensive work and some last-minute weight training. After his performance at the dish, the tweaked schedule might have to become part of his daily regimen.The Toronto infield prospect set

Taylor collects 3 hits and Large homers in 7-2 loss

April 17, 2018

LANSING, Mich. - Cullen Large slugged his second home run of the year and Samad Taylor collected three hits, but the Lansing Lugnuts (6-4) dropped the opener of a three-game series to the Lake County Captains (5-5), 7-2, on Tuesday night at Cooley Law School Stadium.The Captains snapped a five-game

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.

Donnie Baseball supplies relief

Sellers strikes out 12 in 10-1 Nuts rout
April 9, 2018

FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Donnie Sellers notched 12 strikeouts in five scoreless innings in relief, and Kevin Smith and Cullen Large homered in a 10-1 romp for the Lansing Lugnuts (3-2) over the Fort Wayne TinCaps (0-4) in the opener of a four-game series on Monday night at Parkview Field.The