MiLBY Award for the Midwest League champion Cougars comes via an online fans vote and the MiLB staff.
The Kansas City Royals will start Yordano Ventura, a former pitcher for the Kane County Cougars, in game 2 of the World Series against the San Francisco Giants.
The Kane County Cougars and Arizona Diamondbacks organizations have announced a two-year player development contract effective through the 2016 season.
After two seasons in Kane County, the Cubs will move their minor league affiliate to South Bend, Ind., the team announced. The contract will run through 2018.
The final group outing for the Cougars was a special one Monday as the 2014 Midwest League champions were honored at Wrigley Field by their parent club, the Cubs.
The Cougars finished off their sparkling postseason with a 7-2 victory over the Lake County Captains Saturday, earning Kane County its first Midwest League championship since 2001.
Sept. 13 9:45 p.m. |
It was essentially a final exam Wednesday for 19-year-old Cougars pitcher Jen-Ho Tseng, and much like the rest of his remarkable first stateside season, he passed.
One of the most successful minor league baseball franchises in the country, the Cougars just finished one of the best regular seasons in minor league history.
Sept. 11 3:30 p.m. |
The Kane County Cougars are one victory away from a trip to the Midwest League Championship after a 5-2 victory over Cedar Rapids Saturday night in the first game of the Western Division championship series.
Sept. 6 5:53 p.m. |
From Staff Report
The Kane County Cougars move on to the Western Conference finals after winning their series against Wisconsin Thursday night.