Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

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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Former Midwest League batting champ makes MLB debut

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods outfielder and Midwest League batting champion Andrew Toles made his major-league debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday after being out of baseball in 2015. Toles was the starting centerfielder and went 1-for-4, doubling … Continue reading

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Cubs outfielder Fowler to rehab in South Bend

Chicago Cubs centerfielder Dexter Fowler will begin a rehab stint with the South Bend Cubs on Friday. Fowler has been sidelined with a right hamstring strain since June 18. According to various media reports, he will be South Bend’s designated … Continue reading

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Former Hot Rods pitcher makes MLB debut

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Dylan Floro made his major-league debut in relief for the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday. The right-hander gave up one run on three hits in 1.1 innings. He struck out two and walked none. … Continue reading

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Hidden ball trick seals win for Captains

The Lake County Captains won their fourth consecutive game Monday, but their latest win surely was the most interesting. That’s because the game ended when Captains second baseman Angel Miguel successfully pulled off the ol’ hidden ball trick. Here is a … Continue reading

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MiLB supports House’s Save America’s Pastime Act

Minor League Baseball announced its support today of proposed legislation called the Save America’s Pastime Act, introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Congressman Brett Guthrie (R-KY) and Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL) last week. If this proposal ends up becoming law, it … Continue reading

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Esparza, Pena named MWL players of the week

Fort Wayne TinCaps outfielder Jhonatan Pena and Lake County Captains RHP Matt Esparza respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for the period of June 20-26. In four games during that time, Pena batted .313 … Continue reading

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