Category Archives: Beloit Snappers

Hot Rods, Bees winning streaks end; TinCaps lose again

The Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Burlington Bees saw their winning streaks come to an end Friday, while the Fort Wayne TinCaps lost their eighth game in a row. The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Hot Rods 8-2, thanks … Continue reading

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Hot Rods, Bees extend winning streaks

The Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Burlington Bees won their games Wednesday, extending their winning streaks to eight and seven, respectively. Bowling Green’s 5-4 win gave the team its longest winning streak since notching a franchise-record nine consecutive victories in … Continue reading

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Hot Rods become Bootleggers, shut out Snappers

The Bowling Green Hot Rods adopted the nickname Bootleggers for a night and became 100-proof winners by shutting out the Beloit Snappers 4-0. Saturday was Bootleggers Night at Bowling Green Ballpark, in honor of Kentucky’s rich bourbon history. Hot Rods … Continue reading

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Lugnuts no-hit Chiefs, but lose on unearned run

Two Lansing Lugnuts pitchers combined to no-hit the Peoria Chiefs in the second game of a doubleheader Thursday. Normally that would be cause for celebration, but the Lugnuts also managed to lose the game 1-0. Both offenses struggled in the … Continue reading

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Ex-Bees infielder Hosmer named MVP of All-Star Game

Former Burlington Bees first baseman Eric Hosmer was named the Most Valuable Player of this year’s MLB All-Star Game, which was won 4-2 by the American League. The Kansas City Royals star hit a solo homer and singled home another run … Continue reading

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Hale, Abreu named MWL players of the week

Clinton LumberKings infielder Conner Hale and Quad Cities River Bandits RHP Albert Abreu respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of June 27 to July 3. In six games during that … Continue reading

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Murray, Sierra added to MWL West All-Stars roster

Cedar Rapids Kernels catcher A.J. Murray and Peoria Chiefs outfielder Magneuris Sierra were added to the Western Division roster for the Midwest League All-Star Game, replacing Beloit Snappers catcher Jose Chavez and Quad Cities River Bandits outfielder Kyle Tucker, respectively. … Continue reading

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Three ex-Midwest Leaguers made MLB debuts Tuesday

Three former Midwest League players made their major-league debuts Tuesday. Infielder Ryan Schimpf made his MLB debut for the San Diego Padres, playing third base and batting sixth against the Miami Marlins. He went 1-for-4 — he doubled in his … Continue reading

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Roster revisions for Midwest League All-Star Game

Due to injuries and promotions, several revisions have been made to the rosters for the Midwest League All-Star Game. West Michigan Whitecaps RHP Gerson Moreno was added to the Eastern Division team, replacing former Fort Wayne TinCaps RHP Enyel De … Continue reading

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