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  • Hot Rods' "Bootlegger Night" Wins MiLBY Award

    On Wednesday, Minor League Baseball announced the Hot Rods and their "Bootlegger Night" as the top Minor League Baseball promotion of the year for the 2016 season. The MiLBY Awards are based on fan votes, where Minor League Baseball fans across the country have the opportunity to place a vote in a variety of categories including: breakout prospect, best team, and promotion of the year. MORE »
  • Hot Rods to Host Annual Halloween Event

    The Bowling Green Hot Rods announced on Wednesday that the team will once again celebrate Halloween at the ballpark by hosting the newly branded Hot RodderWeen event on Sunday, October 23. The free event will take place from 2-4 p.m., and will include a new haunted clubhouse tour, trick or treating, photo booth, costume contests, and more. MORE »
  • Hot Rods 2017 Season Schedule Released

    Just days after the conclusion of the most successful year in franchise history, the Bowling Green Hot Rods released their 2017 Midwest League regular season schedule on Wednesday. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Drop Game 1 of Playoffs to Loons

    In a contest that took two days to finish, the Bowling Green Hot Rods gave up a season-high in hits and runs against the Great Lakes Loons in their 2016 Midwest League Playoff Opener during a 15-1 loss at Dow Diamond. MORE »
  • Game 1 Between Loons and Hot Rods Suspended

    On Wednesday, game one of the Midwest League Postseason between the Bowling Green Hot Rods and the Great Lakes Loons was suspended in the bottom of the fourth inning due to rain. MORE »
  • Hot Rods End Regular Season With Blowout Win

    In their final game of the 2016 regular season, the Bowling Green Hot Rods scored eight runs in the second inning to beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps by a score of 13-2 on Monday afternoon at Bowling Green Ballpark. MORE »
  • Cronenworth Walkoff Gives Hot Rods Record-Setting Victory

    In their second-to-last game of the 2016 regular season, the Bowling Green Hot Rods won their franchise-record #83 game of the year in dramatic fashion by beating the Fort Wayne TinCaps by a score of 6-5 in 11 innings on Sunday night at Bowling Green Ballpark. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Avoid Sweep, Clinch Division Title

    To finish off their regular season slate on the road, the Bowling Green Hot Rods avoided a sweep and clinched a Midwest League second half division title with a 6-2 win against the Lansing Lugnuts on Friday night at Cooley Law School Stadium. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Lose Nailbiter With Lugnuts

    In another nailbiter with the Lansing Lugnuts, the Bowling Green Hot Rods were edged by a score of 3-2 on Thursday night at Cooley Law School Stadium. For the second straight night, the Hot Rods offense was silenced by the Lugnuts pitching, lead by starter Ryan Borucki (W, 10-4). MORE »
  • Hot Rods Edged in Series Opener With Lugnuts

    Opening up a series against the Lansing Lugnuts, the Bowling Green Hot Rods trek for a franchise-record in wins was halted on Wednesday night with a 3-1 loss at Cooley Law School Stadium on Monday night. MORE »
  • Eighth Inning Surge Gives Hot Rods Win

    Continuing their trek for a franchise-record in wins, the Hot Rods were fueled by an eighth-inning comeback and beat the Dayton Dragons by a score of 6-3 on Sunday afternoon at Bowling Green Ballpark. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Avenge Shutout, Rout Dragons

    A night after being on the wrong side of the complete-game, nine-inning shutout, the Bowling Green Hot Rods clinched home-field advantage in the first round of the Midwest League postseason with a 9-3 win over the Dayton Dragons on Saturday night at Bowling Green Ballpark. MORE »
  • Bautista, Dragons Silence Hot Rods

    After rolling off a five-game series sweep at Classic Park and clinching their first postseason berth since 2013, the Bowling Green Hot Rods returned home to a 9-0 loss at the hands of the Dayton Dragons on Friday night. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Sweep Captains, Clinch Playoff Berth

    Finishing a five-game stretch in four days at Classic Park, the Bowling Green Hot Rods notched their sixth straight victory and clinch a spot in the Midwest League playoffs with a 14-2 win against the Lake County Captains on Thursday night. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Rout Captains, Win Fifth Straight

    Continuing a five-game stretch in four days at Classic Park, the Bowling Green Hot Rods notched their fifth straight victory with a 7-2 win against the Lake County Captains on Wednesday night. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Sweep Doubleheader With Captains

    Finishing a tough stretch of playing five games in three days, the Bowling Green Hot Rods continued a series at Classic Park with a 3-1 win in game one and a 7-6 win in game two against the Lake County Captains on Tuesday night. MORE »
  • Padlo Selected as Midwest League Post Season All-Star

    On Tuesday, Hot Rods infielder Kevin Padlo was selected as the primary third baseman for the 2016 Midwest League Post Season All-Star team. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Take Series Opener with Captains

    Continuing a tough stretch of playing five games in three days, the Bowling Green Hot Rods opened up a series at Classic Park with a 4-1 win against the Lake County Captains on Monday night. MORE »
  • Hot Rods Split Doubleheader, Win Series Against Loons

    Finishing up a three-game series and a week homestand at Bowling Green Ballpark, the Bowling Green Hot Rods split a doubleheader with the Great Lakes Loons, losing game one by a score of 7-1 and winning game two by a score of 2-1 on Sunday afternoon. MORE »