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Hot Rods end series with a 6-2 victory Sunday

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Updated: May. 31, 2021 at 12:42 AM CDT
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ASHEVILLE, Sc. (WBKO) - Luis Trevino hit a three-run homer and had four RBIs, helping the Bowling Green Hot Rods (14-10) to a 6-2 win over the Asheville Tourists (12-11) Sunday at McCormick Field.

Hot Rods Box Score 5-30-21
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Asheville scored first in the bottom of the first inning against Hot Rods starter Jayden Murray. After two walks, Korey Lee singled to load the bases. Scott Schreiber hit into a fielder’s choice and an error by Bowling Green shortstop Greg Jones made it a 2-0 Tourists lead.

The Hot Rods jumped out to the lead in the top of the second inning against Asheville starter Matt Ruppenthal. He issued a leadoff walk to Evan Edwards and another to Niko Hulsizer with one out. Trevino drove everybody home with a three-run home run to give Bowling Green a 3-2 edge.

With two outs in the top of the sixth, Bowling Green brought in a run against Asheville reliever Jimmy Endersby. Hulsizer hit a double to left-center, and in the next at-bat, Trevino drove him in to give the Hot Rods a three-run advantage, 5-2. Ruben Cardenas added a solo homer in the top of the seventh to add one final run and give the Hot Rods a 6-2 win.

The Hot Rods will be back at home Tuesday, starting a six game series against the Rome Braves

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