Category Archives: Dayton Dragons

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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Correa, Pujols win American League awards for June

Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa and Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols were named winners of American League awards for June. Correa is the A.L. Rookie of the Month after batting .287 with nine doubles, five home runs, 15 … 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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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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Hot Rods, Dragons eliminated from playoff race

The Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Dayton Dragons were eliminated from the first-half playoff race Friday while the Great Lakes Loons inched closer to becoming at least the Eastern Division wild-card team, with the Lake County Captains still holding … Continue reading

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