Tag: Lake League

Young Star Helps Propel American Eagle League to Win in Midseason Classic

During the star-studded affair, the 2017 American Eagle League All-Stars defeated the Lake League All-Stars by a score of 8-4.

The fans in attendance at Oxen Ballpark certainly enjoyed the show, seeing the best that the game had to offer.

Chief among the stars was Israel Medina, who led the American Eagle League to victory.

“I will admit I was nervous out there. To share a field with such incredible players is always a humbling experience. But after the first couple pitches, you just have to ignore the talent out there and focus on your game,” Medina commented as he accepted his award after the game.

In his career Medina has hit for a .289 average and totaled 98 hits, 25 home runs and 63 RBIs.

Montreal Metros Take Prestigious Blue Rose Award

The Montreal Metros has been named a Blue Rose Award winning club for the second time in the team’s history, it has been announced.

The exceptional award is only given to the team that completes the regular season with the highest team batting average (BA) and lowest team earned runs average (ERA) in its league. It has only been awarded eleven times previously. Continue reading “Montreal Metros Take Prestigious Blue Rose Award”