Category Archives: Burlington Bees

Hot Rods clinch first playoff berth since 2013

The Bowling Green Hot Rods seem revved and ready to start the postseason. The team completed a five-game sweep of the Lake County Captains with a 14-2 win Thursday, clinching a playoff berth for the first time since 2013. The … Continue reading

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Allen’s hitting streak ends, but TinCaps win game

Fort Wayne TinCaps catcher Austin Allen went 0-for-3 Saturday, ending his franchise-best hitting streak at 24 consecutive games. But his sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 9th inning tied the score, setting up pinch-hitter Tyler Selesky’s walk-off single to beat … Continue reading

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Bees, Angels extend PDC through 2018 season

The Burlington Bees and the Los Angeles Angels have extended their player-development contract through the 2018 season, according to a report by The Hawk Eye, Burlington’s local newspaper. The Angels affiliated with the Bees after the 2012 season, after a … Continue reading

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Loons rally for 6 to tie in 9th, then win in 10th

The Great Lakes Loons rallied for six runs in the bottom of the 9th inning to tie the Lake County Captains 10-10 at the end of regulation play, and went on to win in the 10th on an RBI single … Continue reading

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Whitecaps stop Hot Rods’ winning streak at 9 games

The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 8-3 Sunday, ending BG’s winning streak at nine games. The Hot Rods’ winning streak tied a franchise record, which was set in 2011 and matched last month. Bowling Green (28-14) … Continue reading

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Maddox maintains BA lead, but Jimenez getting close

The race for this year’s Midwest League batting title is getting close. West Michigan Whitecaps infielder Will Maddox has been hitting for a high batting average all season. He was batting .404 through his first 12 games when he was named … Continue reading

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