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  1. Cougars hustle past Peoria for series winRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... feet for another run and a 5-0 Cougars lead. "Of all the people that needed that, it's Bote," Cougars manager Mark Johnson said. "He plays his [butt] off every day, and he's been struggling at the plate. That was a key play, a lucky hit I guess you ...

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  2. Cougars' Hermans gets taste of Triple-ARead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    GENEVA – Cougars reliever Zak Hermans fielded a call from manager Mark Johnson Tuesday morning and braced for close to the worst.

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  3. Cougars Notes: Jacob Rogers finds comfort zone at the plate June 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Naperville Sun

    ... seven home runs and 30 RBI and a .792 OPS. "He's really turned his year around at the plate," Cougars manager Mark Johnson said. "He's just becoming more aggressive. He's letting it go a lot more, instead of really trying to fight and go the other ...

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  4. How soon will IU's Schwarber be at Wrigley?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... draft, he has been better than projected - at bat and behind the plate. "He's in a good situation," said Mark Johnson, his manager at Kane County. "He's going to make it a tough decision, which he wants and which is great." Johnson said Schwarber, ...

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  5. Kane County Cougars Offering Preview Of Cubs' FutureRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | CBS Local

    ... the season, then all of a sudden two-three years from now they're playing at Wrigley," adds head coach Mark Johnson. "It's fun because most teams don't have their affiliate so close, probably a few teams, but it's always nice to to have your big ...

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  6. Schwarber's success comes with a catchRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... coordinator Tim Cossins, who has been in Kane County this week, Schwarber is subtly speaking up. Manager Mark Johnson, a major league catcher for parts of eight seasons – including five with the White Sox – sees it at just another part ...

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  7. Timber Rattlers hold off Cougars 3-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Daily Herald

    ... (4-2, 49-27) trailed 3-2 in the ninth inning when Jeimer Candelario drew a one-out walk. Cougars manager Mark Johnson sent up Jacob Rogers to pinch hit. Rogers, who was recently named Midwest League player of the week, drilled a ball to deep ...

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  8. Wisconsin Timber Rattlers top Kane County behind Banda, DiazRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... walked with one out against Zak Hermans, then Cooper was hit by a pitch to load the bases. Kane County manager Mark Johnson went back to the bullpen for Corbin Hoffner to face Steve Halcomb. Wisconsin's Matt Erickson put in Francisco Castillo as a ...

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  9. Kane County has Wisconsin's numberRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... as the Cougars defeated Wisconsin, 9-3. "Oh, yeah, he looked really good in spring training," Cougars manager Mark Johnson said. "So I'm sure down there in Florida he's been able to sweat a lot out and keep that weight off." Vogelbach entered ...

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  10. Heavy workload no detriment for Justin GrimmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... I'm going to have some ups and downs." "You want him to just relax, play the game," said Cougars manager Mark Johnson. "This is your home now and all this hoopla is going to mellow out." Hot corner: The promotion of Kris Bryant to Triple-A Iowa ...

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  11. Will Remillard provides Cubs some catching depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... shifted much of the success to a pitching staff led by a strong rotation and a coaching staff led by manager Mark Johnson, a former White Sox catcher. "We focus on a lot of things here," Remillard said. "It's not just throwing out runners. And our ...

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  12. Cougars notebook: Rain halts piggyback for nowRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 21 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... with where he's at right now and he feels like he's going to start building and progressing," Cougars manager Mark Johnson said. "It's just sometimes, you've got to reset." Go where they tell them: The Cougars and Kernels are set to make up ...

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  13. Cougars impressed with even-keeled SchwarberRead the original story

    Friday Jun 20 | Daily Herald

    ... won't necessarily go out at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark. "Welcome to Kane County," said Cougars manager Mark Johnson. "The wind was blowing in a little bit. He hit the ball well. It was a great at-bat." "To put that good a swing with two strikes and ...

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  14. Cougars' Den: Boise manager stays vested in Kane CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jun 20 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... to climb to the parent Cubs' Class-A affiliate, and is especially close with the field staff of manager Mark Johnson, pitching coach David Rosario and hitting coach Tom Beyers. "All the players there are in good hands with those three guys," Van Tol ...

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  15. Old, new faces help Cougars to another home winRead the original story

    Friday Jun 20 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... roster moves, the more things stay the same. “A lot of action this past week,” manager Mark Johnson said. “Part of it. They come in bunches sometimes.” Boy, can Bote attest. He flew back to join the club Friday from ...

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  16. Cubs Minor League Wrap: June 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 14 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... fielder Jacob Hannemann went 4 for 6 with a double. He scored twice and had two RBI. He, along with manager Mark Johnson , were ejected after Hannemann was thrown out at second base in the ninth inning after trying to stretch a single into a double. ...

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  17. Division champion Cougars unfazed by changesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 12 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... either, but I know that's usually how the game is at every level, you know, in the minor leagues," manager Mark Johnson said. "Injuries happen, the draft happens, there's always a revolving door at every level. And that's what makes good teams ...

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  18. Cubs' Sweeney rehabs in Cougars winRead the original story

    Monday Jun 9 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... time while recovering from a hamstring injury that's kept him out of MLB action since May 2. Cougars manager Mark Johnson said before Monday's game that the plan was to play Sweeney six to seven innings Monday, then to play him three full games ...

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  19. In the Cougars' Den: Players in radio daze over Cubs' station swapRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... when he pitched with Kane County in 2013. “We're here to work and learn a lot, the game through [manager Mark Johnson],” Amlung said. “Just pay attention to the game and try to get better.” Righty Corbin Hoffner, who ...

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  20. In the Cougars' Den: Players could be heard on AM-780 next seasonRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... when he pitched with Kane County in 2013. “We're here to work and learn a lot, the game through [manager Mark Johnson],” Amlung said. “Just pay attention to the game and try to get better.” Righty Corbin Hoffner, who ...

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