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Bowling Green introduces new logos and uniforms for 2022 season 

November 18, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky–The High-A East Champion Bowling Green Hot Rods, High-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, unveiled new logos and uniforms on Wednesday night in front of fans, staff, and media ushering in a new era of baseball in Bowling Green. Wednesday represented the third set of logos the

Hot Rods Win High-A East Championship In 6-3 Game-Five Win

September 29, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky – The Bowling Green Hot Rods (3-2) took a 6-3 win in game five over the Greensboro Grasshoppers (2-3) to win the High-A East Championship at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky on Tuesday night. Fans can purchase their commemorative 2021 High-A East Championship t-shirt by

Hot Rods Force Game Five With 7-5 Win Over Greensboro

September 28, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky – Jordan Qsar hit his record-setting third home run of the postseason in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (2-2) thrilling 7-5 win over the Greensboro Grasshoppers (2-2) on Monday at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Hot Rods and Grasshoppers play game five Tuesday with

Qsar Racks Up Three RBIs in 6-5 Loss, Greensboro Takes 2-1 Series Lead

September 27, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky – Jordan Qsar had a two-run homer and a sacrifice fly in the 6-5 loss for the Bowling Green Hot Rods (1-2) against the Greensboro Grasshoppers (2-1) on Sunday at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The two teams play game four of the High-A East

Bowling Green Drops Game Two, Series Tied 1-1 

September 24, 2021

Greensboro, North Carolina – Taj Bradley tossed six innings of two-run baseball in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (1-1) 4-2 loss to the Greensboro Grasshoppers (1-1) on Friday at First National Bank Field in Greensboro, North Carolina. The two teams have a travel day on Saturday and resume action on

Bowling Green Completes Comeback in 10-8 Series Opening Win  

September 23, 2021

Greensboro, North Carolina – Grant Witherspoon and Evan Edwards powered the offense with home runs as the Bowling Green Hot Rods (1-0) beat the Greensboro Grasshoppers (0-1) in comeback fashion, 10-8 on Thursday at First National Bank Field in Greensboro, North Carolina. The two teams play the second game of

Hot Rods-Hoppers Game One Washed Out for Second Day

September 22, 2021

Greensboro, North Carolina – Game-one of the High-A East Championship series scheduled for Wednesday, September 22, in Greensboro, North Carolina between the Bowling Green Hot Rods and Greensboro Grasshoppers has been postponed due to rain. Game one will take place on Thursday, September 23, at 5:35 PM CT while game

Game One of High-A East Championship Postponed Due to Rain on Tuesday

September 21, 2021

Greensboro, North Carolina – Game-one of the High-A East Championship series scheduled for Tuesday, September 21 in Greensboro, North Carolina between the Bowling Green Hot Rods and Greensboro Grasshoppers has been postponed due to rain. As a result, the entire series will be shifted back one day with game-one taking

An Open Letter From Our Manager, Jeff Smith

September 19, 2021

I would like to personally thank the fans of Bowling Green for all the support in the 2021 baseball season. You have no idea how much it means to our team but also the personal development of each of our players. We look forward to seeing you in the playoffs

Hot Rods Rained Out in Regular Season Finale

September 19, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– The season finale between the Bowling Green Hot Rods (82-36) and the Wilmington Blue Rocks (52-64) scheduled for Sunday has been canceled. The Hot Rods have an off-day Monday before taking on the Greensboro Grasshoppers in the High-A East Championship Series on Tuesday in Greensboro, North Carolina

Wisely Drives in Three, Hot Rods Cruise to 10-2 Win

September 18, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– Brett Wisely launched a first-inning homer and collected three RBIs in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (82-36) 10-2 drubbing of the Wilmington Blue Rocks (52-64) on Saturday at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The two teams play the series finale on Sunday with a 12:00

Qsar Sets Home Run Record in 4-1 Win Over Wilmington

September 18, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– Jordan Qsar set the franchise single-season record for home runs with his 23rd of the year in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (81-36) 4-1 win over the Wilmington Blue Rocks (52-63) on Friday at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The two teams play the fourth

Bootleggers Find Barrels in 10-2 Win on Thursday

September 16, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– Five hitters had multiple hits for the Bowling Green Bootleggers (80-36) in a 10-2 victory over the Wilmington Blue Rocks (52-62) at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky on Thursday night. The two teams will play the third game of the series on Friday with a

Hot Rods Reveal 2022 Schedule

September 15, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– The Bowling Green Hot Rods, High-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, are excited to reveal their High-A East schedule for the 2022 season. The 132-game schedule includes 66 home games at Bowling Green Ballpark as the Hot Rods also welcome two new opponents to Bowling Green.

Hot Rods and Blue Rocks Canceled on Wednesday

September 15, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– The Bowling Green Hot Rods (75-36) and the Wilmington Blue Rocks (52-61) game scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled due to rain. The two teams will not make up the contest and Thursday’s game will begin with a 6:35 PM CT first pitch as scheduled. The Hot

Wilmington Rocks Bowling Green in 10-0 Shutout

September 14, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– The Bowling Green Hot Rods (79-35) were dealt a shutout loss in a 10-0 defeat by the Wilmington Blue Rock (52-61) on Tuesday night at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Hot Rods continue their final homestand of the regular season with an 11:00 AM

Hot Rods Take Series Finale in Winston-Salem; Secure Home Field

September 12, 2021

Winston-Salem, North Carolina– Osleivis Basabe led the team with three hits and a homer while Grant Witherspoon tied the club record for homers in a single season in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (79-35) 9-3 victory over the Winston-Salem Dash (41-72) in the series finale and final regular-season road game

Wisely, Hot Rods Dash Winston-Salem Hopes in 15-4 Win 

September 11, 2021

Winston-Salem, North Carolina– Brett Wisely led the Bowling Green Hot Rods (78-35) with four hits, including two homers, and five RBIs in Bowling Green’s 15-4 win over the Winston-Salem Dash (41-71) on Saturday at Truist Stadium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The Hot Rods finish their 2021 road schedule with the

Edwards’ Three Hits Boost Hot Rods to 4-3 Win Friday

September 10, 2021

Winston-Salem, North Carolina– Evan Edwards had three hits as the Bowling Green Hot Rods (77-35) defeated the Winston-Salem Dash (41-70) 4-3 on Friday night at Truist Stadium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The Hot Rods magic number to clinch the one-seed in the High-A East postseason and home-field advantage is down

BG Clinches Playoff Berth; Splits DH with Dash

September 9, 2021

Winston-Salem, North Carolina– The Bowling Green Hot Rods (76-34) clinched a postseason berth after a 3-2 win in game one, and split a doubleheader with the Winston-Salem Dash (41-69) after a 9-4 loss in game two at Truist Stadium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The two teams will play the fourth

Hot Rods and Dash Rained Out on Wednesday

September 8, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– The Bowling Green Hot Rods (75-34) and the Winston-Salem Dash (40-68) game scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed due to rain. The two teams will make up the contest as part of a doubleheader on Thursday, September 9, with the first pitch of game-one at 4:30 PM

Witherspoon’s Four Hits Not Enough in Series Opening Walk-off Loss

September 8, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– Grant Witherspoon had four hits and two RBIs in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (75-34) walk-off loss to the Winston-Salem Dash (40-68) at Truist Stadium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The two teams will play the second game of the series on Wednesday with a 6:00 PM CT

McGowan’s Three-Run Homer Gives Bowling Green Series Sweep

September 5, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– Jacson McGowan’s late game homer helped the Bolidos de Bowling Green (75-33) complete the six-game series sweep with a 6-3 win over the Llamas de Hickory (45-60) on Sunday at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Hot Rods enjoy an off-day on Monday and resume

Ostberg’s Grand Slam Boosts Bolidos to 10-5 win Over Llamas

September 4, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– Erik Ostberg unloaded the bases with a grand slam, helping the Bolidos de Bowling Green (74-33) take down the Llamas de Hickory (45-59) 10-5 on Saturday at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The two teams play the finale of a six-game series on Sunday with

Seymour Strikes Out Nine in 6-4 Series Clinching Win

September 3, 2021

Bowling Green, Kentucky– Ian Seymour struck out nine batters over five innings in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (74-33) 6-5 win over the Hickory Crawdads (45-58) at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Hot Rods and Crawdads play the penultimate game of the series on Saturday with a