Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

Two Padres trades include four ex-Midwest Leaguers

The San Diego Padres made two trades Tuesday, and each included two former Midwest League players. The first trade involved the Padres sending outfielder Jabari Blash to the New York Yankees for third baseman Chase Headley and RHP Bryan Mitchell. … Continue reading

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Hot Rods and Rays extend PDC through 2020 season

The Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Tampa Bay Rays extended their player-development contract through the 2020 season, the teams announced Wednesday. The Hot Rods have been affiliated with the Rays since their inaugural season in 2009, when they were … Continue reading

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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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