Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

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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Dragons beat Hot Rods 6-2 in error-riddled game

Five Dayton Dragons had multiple hits to lead their team to a 6-2 win over the Bowling Green Hot Rods in a Saturday night game that included six errors. (A seventh error was changed to a hit after the game.) … Continue reading

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Midwest League HR leader promoted to High-A

Midwest League home-run leader Casey Gillaspie has been promoted to the High-A Charlotte Stone Crabs of the Florida State League, the Tampa Bay Rays announced today. Gillaspie batted .278 with 16 HR and 44 RBI in in 64 games with … Continue reading

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Hot Rods win pitchers duel, end losing streak

The Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the Dayton Dragons 1-0 to end their eight-game losing streak Friday. The game started 28 minutes late because of a rain delay, but it was a quick affair that finished one hour and 50 minutes after … Continue reading

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Dragons hand Hot Rods their 8th loss in a row

The second half of the Midwest League season got underway Thursday, and I’m kicking it off with a four-day stay in Bowling Green to see the Hot Rods host the Dayton Dragons. This is my first trip back to the Kentucky … Continue reading

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MWL All-Star Game: East beats West 5-0

Eastern Division pitching dominated the Midwest League All-Star Game as the Western Division was held scoreless in the 5-0 contest at Peoria’s Dozer Park. The East All-Stars scored in the top of the 1st inning, on an RBI single by … Continue reading

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