Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

Wong leads Durham to Triple-A championship title

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Kean Wong went 3-for-4 with a grand slam and a double to lead the Durham Bulls to a 5-3 win over the Memphis Redbirds in this year’s Triple-A National Championship Game. Wong provided … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs: Kernels, TinCaps advance to second round

On the second night of the Midwest League playoffs, the Cedar Rapids Kernels and the Fort Wayne TinCaps advanced to the second round while the Quad Cities River Bandits and the Dayton Dragons stayed alive by tying their respective series. The … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs: Two home teams win, two road teams win

Two home teams and two road teams won on the first night of the Midwest League playoffs, with late runs making the difference in three of the four games. The Fort Wayne TinCaps beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 2-1 … Continue reading

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Tapia breaks Captains’ HR record, wins MWL HR crown

Lake County Captains first baseman Emmanuel Tapia homered in his last at-bat of the 2017 season, setting a new club record for most round-trippers in a single season. The Cleveland Indians prospect’s 29 homers were the most in the Midwest … Continue reading

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Hot Rods clinch to complete Midwest League playoff picture

The Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the South Bend Cubs 5-0 Saturday to clinch the final Midwest League playoff berth. It was Bowling Green’s third straight win after losing 10 consecutive games from Aug. 20-30. That losing streak included six … Continue reading

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