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West Mich MLN: More Misery with Lansing

Perez has had a great start to the year

The West Michigan Whitecaps began the 2011 regular season with miserable weather in Lansing. Their first series against the Lugnuts proved to be miserable in a different way, as the 'Caps are now in the midst of a four game losing streak courtesy of their in-state rival.

After sweeping both South Bend and Fort Wayne—although both series were shortened due to, not surprisingly, bad weather—the Whitecaps were poised to show Lansing that they're one of the premier teams in the Midwest League this year. The Lugnuts, however, had different ideas. Lansing's pitching staff stifled a West Michigan lineup that had been hitting, for the most part, really well this year... Recommended Stories