Bowling Green Shutout on Wednesday 7-0
Eastlake, OH- The Bowling Green Hot Rods were held to four hits in a 7-0 shutout loss to the Lake County Captains in the third game of a four-game set on Wednesday night at Classic Park. The Hot Rods fall to 3-4 on the season and will play the series
Eastlake, OH- The Bowling Green Hot Rods were held to four hits in a 7-0 shutout loss to the Lake County Captains in the third game of a four-game set on Wednesday night at Classic Park. The Hot Rods fall to 3-4 on the season and will play the series finale with the Captains on Thursday with a 5:30 PM CDT first pitch.
Bowling Green trailed early after the Captains took a 3-0 lead, chasing Hot Rods' starter
Lake County added to their lead in the second against Hot Rods reliever
The Captains added a run in the fourth, chasing Moore from the game. With one out and Fermin on first, Reeves singled to right and moved Fermin to third base. Ruben Cardenas singled to left, scoring the man from third and making it a 6-0 ballgame. Lake County added a run in the fifth and went on to defeat Bowling Green 7-0 in the third game of the series.
McClanahan (1-1) took the loss and tossed 0.1 innings while allowing three runs on two hits with three walks and a strikeout. Moore lasted three innings out of the bullpen and allowed three runs on seven hits with five strikeouts.
Notes: Bowling Green struck out 12 Captains… The pitching staff has struck out 34 total hitters in the first three games of the series… Hot Rods pitching issued a season-high eight walks… It surpasses the previous high of seven, which was set during the second game of yesterday's double-header… Bowling Green was held to their lowest hit total of the season on Wednesday with four hits… Bowling Green is 1-3 when wearing their blue jerseys… McClanahan's 0.1 innings of work is the shortest start of his career… He also allowed more walks (three) on Wednesday than any other game of his career… Wednesday was the second time this season the Hot Rods were shutout this season… The Captains will host the Hot Rods for the series final on Thursday with a 5:30 PM CDT first pitch… Bowling Green will send RH
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