Category Archives: 2018 Playoffs

Former Bandits hurler Kelly agrees to Dodgers deal

Former Quad Cities River Bandits pitcher Joe Kelly reportedly has agreed to a 3-year, $25 million deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The right-hander went 4-2 with a 4.39 ERA, 68 strikeouts and 32 walks in 73 relief appearances (65.2 … Continue reading

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Bowling Green Hot Rods get new owner

Two weeks after winning their first Midwest League championship title, the Bowling Green Hot Rods have a new owner. On Tuesday the Hot Rods announced the team has been sold to BG SKY, LLC, which is solely owned by businessman … Continue reading

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Hot Rods win their first Midwest League championship

The Bowling Green Hot Rods took another early lead against the Peoria Chiefs in Game 4 of the Midwest League Championship Series, and it was enough for the Kentucky cars to cruise to a 7-2 win that gave them their … Continue reading

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Hot Rods a win away from first MWL championship

The Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the Peoria Chiefs 6-1 in Game 3 of the Midwest League Championship Series, putting them one win away from their first MWL title. Meanwhile, the Chiefs look to win the last two games of … Continue reading

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MWL finals: Chiefs win pitchers’ duel to even series 1-1

Game 2 of the Midwest League finals was dominated by pitchers, with most of the offense coming in the final three frames. In the end, the Peoria Chiefs beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 2-1 to even the best-of-five series … Continue reading

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