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Bats, Mud Hens Postponed Thursday

Game will be made up on Friday, May 24 at 5:05 p.m.
May 23, 2024

Thursday night’s regularly scheduled game at Louisville Slugger Field between the Louisville Bats and Toledo Mud Hens at Louisville Slugger Field has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a single-admission doubleheader on Friday, May 24. First pitch of game one is

Bats Fall 9-8 In Completion Of Suspended Affair

Louisville comes up short after furious rally
May 23, 2024

The Louisville Bats mounted a furious comeback but ultimately fell 9-8 to Toledo on Thursday night at Louisville Slugger Field in the completion of the suspended game on May 22. Michael Trautwein began the scoring on Wednesday night with his fifth home run of the year vs. Mud Hens starter

Bats, Mud Hens Suspended Wednesday

Game will be continued on Thursday, May 23 with regular game to follow
May 22, 2024

Wednesday night’s game at Louisville Slugger Field between the Louisville Bats and Toledo Mud Hens at Louisville Slugger Field was suspended in the middle of the fourth inning due to inclement weather. The game will resume with Louisville trailing 4-1 on Thursday, May 23 at 5:05 p.m. in the bottom

Burdick's Record Blast Caps Off Bats 7-5 Win

Peyton Burdick’s 500-foot home run is longest in Louisville Slugger Field history
May 21, 2024

Peyton Burdick lifted a 500-foot home run and the Louisville bullpen shut down Toledo on their way to a 7-5 win over the Mud Hens in the series opener on Tuesday night, helping the Bats to a season-high six games over .500 at 26-20. Bats starter Connor Phillips forced Parker

Tony Santillan's Fearless Attack Leading to Dominance

May 21, 2024

Tony Santillan has been one of the top closers in baseball thus far this season as he is currently ten for ten in save opportunities, giving him the sole lead in that category in all of Minor League Baseball. Santillan emphasizes that he lives for those adrenaline-pumping moments on the

Louisville Bats Homestand Highlights: May 21-26

Louisville takes on Toledo for the first time this season
May 16, 2024

The Louisville Bats return home for the first of two consecutive series at Louisville Slugger Field. This six-game homestand will feature Western Kentucky University Night on Thursday, a Memorial Day Weekend Bash complete with our stars and stripes jerseys on Friday, and a fun-filled Saturday night where the Bats will

Blake Dunn Doing It All In Triple-A Debut

May 15, 2024

Injuries derailed the first two seasons of Blake Dunn’s professional career. After being selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 15th round of the 2021 draft, Dunn sustained a broken nose and a sprained right shoulder, limiting him to 48 games between 2021-22. Last season, the Michigan native took the

Carson Spiers Named International League Pitcher of the Week 

Bats righty earned two wins last week vs. Indianapolis
May 13, 2024

After throwing a pair of gems to lead the Louisville Bats to two crucial victories over the Indianapolis Indians last week, Bats pitcher Carson Spiers has been named the International League Pitcher of the Week for the period from May 6-12. The weekly award is the first for a Bats

Carson Spiers' Success Starts With Strike One

May 9, 2024

When Carson Spiers is asked about his goals in a given season, his answer is always the same: he just wants to win. It's not just some cliché for Spiers either, who is coming off his best start of the young season on Tuesday against the Indianapolis Indians in which

Details Announced for Second Annual Bats 5K

February 21, 2024

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Louisville Bats today announced details for their second annual 5K race. The race, which will take place four months from today on Saturday, June 22, provides runners the exclusive opportunity to race the final quarter mile on Louisville Slugger Field. The race will begin at 8:00

For Austin Wynns, Positivity Breeds Success

April 23, 2024

Austin Wynns, throughout all the uncertainty in this game, knows one thing: positivity is key. “In this game and this life, everyone goes through hard times and good times, and you want to weather those bad times and make sure you stay positive,” Wynns said. “With a more positive mindset,

Homers Launch Louisville To 7-4 Victory

Bats beat Columbus to improve to season-high five games over .500
May 17, 2024

With three home runs at the plate, the Louisville Bats lineup exploded, and the pitching held on late for a 7-4 win over the Clippers on Friday night at Huntington Park in Columbus. The victory put the Bats a season-high five games over .500 for the first time at 24-19

Mike Ford's Fleet Feet Spark Bats Streak

April 26, 2024

On a blistery cold night in Des Moines, Iowa with the wind chill bringing the temperature down into the low 40s, the Louisville Bats were looking for a catalyst. Leading into a doubleheader at Principal Park on Friday, April 19, veteran first baseman Mike Ford had played in 1,040 professional

Trautwein Traut-Winning In Triple-A Debut

April 9, 2024

Michael Trautwein couldn’t have drawn up a wilder day to start his tenure with the Louisville Bats. On Friday March 29 at 7:15 p.m., he was behind the plate for his Triple-A debut at Louisville Slugger Field, backstopping his new team to a thrilling 9-8 Opening Night win in front

Bats and Ali Center Unveil Limited Edition Muhammad Ali Bobblehead

December 7, 2023

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Louisville Bats, in partnership with the Muhammad Ali Center, today unveiled a limited edition Muhammad Ali bobblehead as part of a press conference in the “Train with Ali” exhibit at the Ali Center. The bobblehead is an exclusive gift available to anyone purchasing a Bats season

Bats Announce 2024 Promotional Schedule

February 6, 2024

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Louisville Bats today released their 2024 promotional schedule during the team’s annual preseason press conference. The year 2024 marks 25 years of Louisville Slugger Field in downtown Louisville and the upcoming season is packed with special events, theme nights, giveaways, fireworks and more. Opening Night at

Buzzing Bats Propel Louisville To 6-3 Win Over Columbus

Bats secure their fourth series win of the year
May 19, 2024

Reaching base in eight of nine innings, the Louisville lineup led the charge in defeating the Clippers 6-3 on Sunday afternoon at Huntington Park in Columbus. With the victory, the Bats have clinched their fourth series win this season. Blake Dunn put the Louisville lineup in motion by drawing a

Bats Fall 5-2 To Clippers On Saturday

Trautwein homers in defeat at Columbus
May 18, 2024

The Louisville Bats offense was held in check for most of the night, suffering a 5-2 loss to the Columbus Clippers in the fifth game of their six-game series on Saturday night at Huntington Park. With scheduled starter Carson Spiers promoted to the Cincinnati Reds on Friday, the Bats resorted

Bats, Clippers Split Doubleheader On Thursday

Perez homers in both games at Columbus
May 16, 2024

After a tough 9-3 loss in the opener, the Louisville Bats came back to win the second game of their doubleheader against the Columbus Clippers 6-2, earning a split on Thursday afternoon at Huntington Park. The Clippers started the opener hot, plating two in the bottom of the first on

Bats Bash Back In 11-4 Victory Over Clippers

Louisville has now won seven of last eight games
May 14, 2024

The Louisville Bats scored 11 unanswered runs after trailing early to earn a 11-4 win over the Columbus Clippers in the opener of a six-game series on Tuesday night at Huntington Park. With the win, the Bats have now won seven of their last eight games, including a season-high four-game

Bats Back Spiers In 7-1 Win Over Indians

Louisville wins five of six over Indianapolis
May 12, 2024

The Louisville Bats stormed ahead with a six-run bottom of the second inning and never looked back, defeating the Indianapolis Indians 7-1 on Sunday afternoon to finish a dominant week at Louisville Slugger Field. With the victory, the Bats won five of six games over the Indians to increase their

Bats Pitching Stellar In 3-0 Shutout

Five Louisville pitchers combine to blank Indianapolis
May 10, 2024

The Louisville Bats got a dominant pitching performance on the mound and timely hitting at the plate to shut out the Indianapolis Indians 3-0 on Friday night in front of an enthusiastic crowd of 6,495 at Louisville Slugger Field. The win improves the Bats’ record back above the .500 plateau

Bats Clinch Series With 6-5 Win Over Indians

Louisville is undefeated in home series this season
May 11, 2024

An Edwin Ríos two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning proved to be the difference in the Louisville Bats 6-5 win over the Indianapolis Indians on Saturday night at Louisville Slugger Field. Ríos tallied his sixth home run in just 13 games for the Bats on his

Bats Can't Make Up Ground In 9-6 Loss

Burdick, Martini homer in defeat to Indians
May 9, 2024

Each time the Louisville Bats attempted to claw back into Thursday’s game, the Indianapolis Indians responded to widen their lead and eventually hand the Bats a 9-6 loss in front of 5,010 at Louisville Slugger Field. Louisville starter Brett Kennedy retired the first six hitters he faced before running into