Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

Indians’ Swisher gets two hits in Lake County rehab start

Cleveland Indians designated hitter/outfielder Nick Swisher went 2-for-3 with a run scored in his first rehab start with the Lake County Captains on Monday. Swisher served as the DH and leadoff man for the Captains, who beat the Bowling Green … Continue reading

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Baez, Chirinos named MWL players of the week

South Bend Cubs outfielder Jeffrey Baez and Bowling Green Hot Rods RHP Yonny Chirinos respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of July 13-19. During that time, Baez went 14-for-26 (.538) … Continue reading

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Gordon extends hitting streak to 16 games

Cedar Rapids Kernels shortstop Nick Gordon extended his hitting streak to 16 games with a single in the bottom of the 1st inning of his team’s 3-1 loss to the Burlington Bees on Friday. The Minnesota Twins prospect is batting .343 … Continue reading

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Bray, Paulino named MWL players of the week

Kane County Cougars CF Colin Bray and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP David Paulino respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of July 6-12. Bray played in seven games during that … Continue reading

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Cougars’ winning streak stopped at 10 games

Kane County’s winning streak ended at 10 games Monday when the Timber Rattlers beat the Cougars 5-4 in 11 innings at Fox Cities Stadium. Alan Sharkey, who homered earlier in the game, scored the winning run to give Wisconsin its first walk-off … Continue reading

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Rays trade Hot Rods pitcher to Marlins

The Tampa Bay Rays traded Bowling Green Hot Rods RHP Enderson Franco to the Miami Marlins for an international bonus slot valued at approximately $500,000, the team announced Friday. Franco went 5-6 with a 3.89 ERA, 47 strikeouts and eight walks … Continue reading

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Lockwood’s two homers lead BG to 10-2 win over Dayton

A pair of home runs by Hunter Lockwood helped lead the Bowling Green Hot Rods to a 10-2 win over the Dayton Dragons on Sunday. The Hot Rods connected for 17 hits — one shy of their season-high — and drew … Continue reading

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