Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

Capel, Gutierrez named Midwest League players of the week

Lake County Captains outfielder Conner Capel and West Michigan Whitecaps RHP Alfred Gutierrez respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for August 7-13. Capel played in six games during that period, batting .444 (12-for-27) … Continue reading

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Tatis sets new Fort Wayne record with 21st HR of season

TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. set a new Fort Wayne franchise record when he hit his 21st home run of the season in his team’s 7-1 win over the Bowling Green Hot Rods on Saturday. The previous record of 20 … Continue reading

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LumberKings infielder involved in four-player trade

Clinton LumberKings infielder Luis Rengifo and former Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Ryan Garton were part of a five-player trade between the Seattle Mariners and the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday. The Rays sent Garton and minor-league catcher Mike Marjama to the … Continue reading

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O’Reilly, Baez dominate in Monday starts

Peoria Chiefs RHP Mike O’Reilly and Fort Wayne TinCaps RHP Michel Baez were dominant in their respective games Monday, and will face off against each other at Peoria’s Dozer Park on Sunday if their teams stick to an unaltered five-man rotation through … Continue reading

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Ex-Hot Rods hurler named Futures Game MVP

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods RHP Brent Honeywell was named the All-Star Futures Game MVP after the U.S. Futures team beat the World Futures team 7-6 at Marlins Park on Sunday. Honeywell — currently a pitcher for the Durham Bulls, … Continue reading

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