Category Archives: Bowling Green Hot Rods

Ex-Hot Rods hurler gets win in first MLB start

Former Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher German Marquez earned his first major-league win in his first MLB start Wednesday. Marquez previously made three relief appearances for the Rockies, making his MLB debut two weeks ago, but Colorado called on him … Continue reading

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MWL championship trophy on display in Loons office

The Great Lakes Loons have the Midwest League championship trophy on display in their front office, as you can see in the above photo shared by the team on social media. The Loons won the league title Sunday when they … Continue reading

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Loons and Whitecaps advance to Eastern Division finals

The Great Lakes Loons and the West Michigan Whitecaps will face off in the Midwest League Eastern Division finals, with the best-of-three series beginning Sunday at Dow Diamond. The Whitecaps advanced first by beating the South Bend Cubs 4-3 in … Continue reading

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Hot Rods notch first playoff win; Cubs-‘Caps postponed by rain

Down 6-4 at the stretch, the Bowling Green Hot Rods not only faced elimination in the first round of the Midwest League playoffs, but also the prospect of seeing the franchise’s postseason record dropping to 0-8. They managed to avoid … Continue reading

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Kernels, LumberKings advance to Western Division finals

The second-round Western Division playoff series will be between the Clinton LumberKings and the Cedar Rapids Kernels, who won their respective series against the Peoria Chiefs and the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Thursday. Meanwhile, the South Bend Cubs evened their … Continue reading

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MWL playoffs: Loons beat Hot Rods 15-1 in series opener

Mother Nature poured on the Great Lakes-Bowling Green game Wednesday night, causing suspension of the playoff opener in the bottom of the 4th inning. The game was precipitation-free when it resumed Thursday afternoon, but the Loons poured offense on the Hot Rods as … Continue reading

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