Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

Eventful MWL day highlighted by two-state doubleheader

Wednesday was eventful throughout the Midwest League, and for me personally, the highlight was being able to see a two-state doubleheader — nine-inning games in Kane County (afternoon) and Beloit (evening). The¬†nightcap even included an inside-the-park home run! But more … Continue reading

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MWL alumni Almora, Gordon have 5-for-5 days

Midwest League alumni Albert Almora and Dee Gordon each turned in a 5-for-5 performance Saturday. Almora’s five hits and an RBI led the Tennessee Smokies to a 7-1 win over the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. The Chicago Cubs prospect batted .329 … Continue reading

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Guide to 2015 Midwest League coaches and prospects

Need help finding my posts about each Midwest League team’s prospects and coaching staff? The links below will take you right to them! Beloit Snappers Coaches Prospects Bowling Green Hot Rods Coaches Prospects Burlington Bees Coaches Prospects Cedar Rapids Kernels … Continue reading

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Gillaspie, pitchers lead way in BG’s 1-hit win over LC

Bowling Green Hot Rods pitchers Chris Pike and Kyle Bird combined to one-hit the Lake County Captains in Game 1 of a doubleheader Tuesday, with 1B Casey Gillaspie leading the way offensively for Kentucky’s only Midwest League team. Gillaspie, younger … Continue reading

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Midwest League Opening Day 2015 wrap-up

Inclement weather postponed three games, but the 2015 Midwest League season still got off to a memorable start thanks to some big player performances. South Bend Cubs 2, Bowling Green Hot Rods 1 The home opener at South Bend’s Four … Continue reading

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Hot Rods get Honeywell and two first-round draft picks

Bowling Green Hot Rods fans are¬†likely to see some screwballs at the ballpark this year. I’m not talking about the players on the roster, though it’s possible some of them qualify, too. I’m referring to the screwball pitch thrown by … Continue reading

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Dozier agrees to 4-year, $20 million deal with Twins

Former Beloit Snappers SS Brian Dozier has agreed to a 4-year, $20 million deal with the Minnesota Twins, covering what would have been his arbitration-eligible years but not delaying his possible free agency after the 2018 season. Dozier, the Twins’ … Continue reading

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