Hot Rods Swept By Tincaps

June 10, 2016

The Fort Wayne TinCaps completed a three-game sweep of the Bowling Green Hot Rods with a 4-3 win on Thursday at Bowling Green Ballpark. In a game that featured four lead changes, the Hot Rods started off the scoring in the first inning with first baseman Joe McCarthy's RBI single. Hot Rods starting pitcher Jose Mujica tossed six innings of two-run baseball, giving up six hits while striking out six batters. Mujica has now given up just three runs total in his last three starts, striking out 19 batters in 18 innings pitched over that span.

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7June 7 2016 during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 7 2016 Don't Mess With Texas is what is on a bat in the Bowling Green Hot Rods dug out during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7June 7 2016 during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 7 2016Bowling Green Hot Rods right fielder Angel Perez (24), Bowling Green Hot Rods left fielder Manny Sanchez (17), and Bowling Green Hot Rods center fielder Angel Moreno (18) messing around prior to the game  during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7June 7 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods center fielder Zacrey Law (6) makes a great diving catch and the glove comes off his hand but the ball stays in the glove during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 7 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods center fielder Zacrey Law (6) makes a great diving catch and the glove comes off his hand but the ball stays in the glove during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7June 7 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods third baseman Kevin Padlo (11) just gets back in time during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 7 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods third baseman Kevin Padlo (11) just gets back in time  during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Michael Velasquez (9) has a high kick June 7 2016 during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Michael Velasquez (9) has a high kick June 7 2016 during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7June 7 2016 during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

June 7 2016 It was Tail Waggin' Tuesday at the Bowling Green Hot Rods ballpark during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7Bowling Green Hot Rods catcher David Rodriguez (7) waits in the batter's box as Bowling Green Hot Rods catcher David Rodriguez (7) bats June 7 2016 during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) Bowling Green Hot Rods catcher David Rodriguez (7) waits in the batter's box as Bowling Green Hot Rods catcher David Rodriguez (7) bats June 7 2016 during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 7June 7 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Brandon Lowe (5) gets tagged by Fort Wayne TinCaps catcher Austin Allen (23) in no mans land during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 7 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Brandon Lowe (5) gets tagged by Fort Wayne TinCaps catcher Austin Allen (23) in no mans land during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) tags Fort Wayne TinCaps shortstop Kodie Tidwell (3) out at second during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) tags Fort Wayne TinCaps shortstop Kodie Tidwell (3) out at second during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods third baseman Kevin Padlo (11) hits a towering fly ball during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods third baseman Kevin Padlo (11) hits a towering fly ball during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8June 8 2016 Fort Wayne TinCaps center fielder Michael Gettys (28) gets tagged out stealing base during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 8 2016 Fort Wayne TinCaps center fielder Michael Gettys (28) gets tagged out stealing base during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods right fielder Angel Perez (24) connects during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods right fielder Angel Perez (24) connects during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Armando Bastardo (25) during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Armando Bastardo (25) during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 8June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods shortstop Michael Russell (22) gets all ball during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 8 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods shortstop Michael Russell (22) gets all ball during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) scores the Bowling Green Hot Rods first run during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) scores the Bowling Green Hot Rods first run during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) is met as he comes into the dugout during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) is met as he comes into the dugout during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) turns the double play during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) turns the double play during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods center fielder Zacrey Law (6) tries to run out a slow roller during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods center fielder Zacrey Law (6) tries to run out a slow roller during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) easily tags out Fort Wayne TinCaps center fielder Michael Gettys (28) trying to steal second during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) easily tags out Fort Wayne TinCaps center fielder Michael Gettys (28) trying to steal second during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods outfielder Joe McCarthy (31) drives one up the middle during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods outfielder Joe McCarthy (31) drives one up the middle during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media) June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods second baseman Jake Cronenworth (2) during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Diego Castillo (44) gets out of the inning and as he walks off the field looks to the sky during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods pitcher Diego Castillo (44) gets out of the inning and as he walks off the field looks to the sky during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

 

MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9MiLB 2016: Tincaps vs Hot Rods JUNE 9June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods batting coach Manny Castillo (12) mess around with the crowd during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky. (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)

June 9 2016 Bowling Green Hot Rods batting coach     Manny Castillo (12) mess around with the crowd during a MiLB game between the Ft. Wayne Tincaps vs the Bowling Green Hot Rods at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green Kentucky.  (Photos by Steve Roberts/Cal Sport Media)