Bowling Green, KY – The Bowling Green Hot Rods finish their final multi-series homestand of the 2012 season with a three-game set against the Dayton Dragons, Class A Affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds. Below is a listing of the exciting events, promotions, and activities at Bowling Green Ballpark for this three-game series from August 22-24.
Wednesday, August 22 – 6:35 PM: College Fair presented by WKU – prospective college students can enjoy a unique College Fair experience during a Hot Rods game Colleges scheduled to be in attendance:
o University of Kentucky
o University of Louisville
o Kentucky Wesleyan
o Kentucky Christian University
o Brescia University
o Lipscomb University
o Sullivan University
o Bowling Green Technical College
o Hopkinsville Community College
Thursday, August 23 – 6:35 PM: College Night featuring $1 drafts and Thrifty Thursday featuring $2 food specials
Friday, August 24 – 7:05 PM: Drawstring Backpack Giveaway – the first 1,000 fans receive Hot Rods Drawstring Backpacks, courtesy of Coca-Cola
Dayton Dragons Team Notes: This is the fourth and final series between the Hot Rods and Dragons at Bowling Green Ballpark this season. Current manager Delino DeShields played 13 years in the Major Leagues with five different teams. His son, Delino DeShields, Jr. was named a 2012 South Atlantic League All-Star with the Lexington Legends in the Astros organization. Current Reds Joey Votto, Homer Bailey, Drew Stubbs, Johnny Cueto, Jay Bruce, Zack Cozart, and Todd Frazier all played for the Dragons.