The Midland Rockhounds won their 4th consecutive Texas League Championship this past season which led to them getting named Minor League Team of the Year.

According to NewsWest 9, Baseball America named the Rockhounds as 2017 Minor League Team of the Year after winning their 4th consecutive Texas League Championship.

Midland was also named as the location for the 2018 Texas League All-Star Game happening June 28.