The major league debut for 2013 Vancouver Canadians shortstop Dawel Lugo has been put on hold. The 23 year-old from Baní, Perava in the Dominican Republic was called up by the Detroit Tigers at the beginning of the week. He was summoned from Triple-A Toledo after third baseman Jeimer Candelario went on the 10-day disabled list with a wrist injury.
A couple of 2014 Vancouver Canadians were back together again briefly. 2013-2014 C’s left-hander Jairo Labourt and shortstop Franklin Barreto were reunited when the Oakland Athletics claimed Labourt earlier this spring but Labourt returned to the Detroit Tigers on a minor league deal.
Riley Adams had two hits and an RBI in a losing cause Sunday in Boise. The Vancouver Canadians and Boise Hawks will have a rubber
Kacy Clemens had a double, a triple and two runs batted in against Boise Saturday. The Boise Hawks snapped the Vancouver Canadians‘ six-game winning streak
The Vancouver Canadians have a long bus ride back from Oregon but it will be made easier by the fact they won their first series of the season.
The Detroit Tigers are expecting big things from former Vancouver Canadians pitcher Daniel Norris in 2017.
One thing I have never seen in person is a no-hitter or a perfect game, either in the majors or the minors.