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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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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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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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Perdomo, Null starting pitchers for MWL All-Star Game

The starting pitchers for the Midwest League All-Star Game were announced today, and it’s a matchup of prospects from rival teams. Peoria Chiefs RHP Luis Perdomo — a St. Louis Cardinals farmhand — will start for the Western Division. South Bend Cubs … 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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Top prospects Buxton and Lindor make MLB debuts

Two of baseball’s top prospects, Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton and Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor, made their major-league debuts Sunday. Their debuts came six days after Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa played in his first MLB game, which means three … Continue reading

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LumberKings tie MWL record for consecutive losses

The Clinton LumberKings tied the Midwest League record for consecutive losses Sunday when they lost both games of a doubleheader to the Fort Wayne TinCaps. The LumberKings have now lost 15 consecutive games, something done by only three other Midwest … Continue reading

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