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Bombers Explode for 20 Runs and Defeat Wisconsin

Battle Creek, Mich. – The Battle Creek Bombers had the bats on fire on Sunday afternoon, as they scored 20 runs in a 20-3 victory over the Wisconsin Woodchucks.

The 20 runs are the most by Battle Creek (27-20, 7-5) in a game this season, as they would split the series with the Woodchucks.

11 different Bombers recorded hits, with BC racking up 15 hits on the day.  They also would draw 11 walks and had two players hit by a pitch.

Justin Felix (Arkansas State) and his college teammate Alex Howard each drove the ball out of the yard.  Felix hit a grand slam in the bottom of the third, his fourth home run of the season.  He would finish the game with two hits and six RBIs.  Howard knocked a solo shot in the seventh, his fifth long ball as he drove in three runs.

Every player in the starting lineup knocked a hit, with both Winston Welch (Arkansas State) and Cale Hennemann (University of Memphis) each came in late and also recorded hits.

Alec Trela (University of Memphis) knocked in two runs on a double, while JD Mundy and Tom Stoffel of Virginia Tech each drove in runs as well.  Stoffel moved his hitting streak to six games.

Cody Hawken (University of Portland) continued his hot streak, going 2-4 as his hit streak moves to five games. 

Two others recorded RBIs, with Nikola Vasic (McHenry County College) and Nick Menken (Virginia Tech) driving in runs. 

The Bombers are now 14-12 at C.O. Brown Stadium, as they went 2-2 in their home stand before the All-Star break. 

The break will last until Wednesday, with the Bombers starting back up on Thursday night in Green Bay. Game one against the Bullfrogs will begin at 8:05 p.m. ET from Joannes Stadium.

Tune in to the pregame show on the Bombers Radio Network with Jake Hromada and Neil Doyle at 6:55 p.m. CT. 

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A family night out for less than the cost of a tank of gas? Yep. Game tickets, meals and caps, all for less than 30 bucks total. Fill ‘er up.  It hasn’t been much fun to go to the pumps lately. Well we’ve got something that gives you great mileage when you consider family fun. You can take your family to a game, buy them dinner, get a free gift for each, and the whole evening costs less than a tank of gas.

Here’s the deal:

1. Four Reserved Grandstand seats to a Battle Creek Bombers game. 

2. Four quality Bombers caps. 

Wear ‘em, tip ‘em or talk through ‘em. These four embroidered caps help everyone remember this special night for years to come. If you bought these caps in a store, they would cost $15 each.

3. One large DEEP!DEEP!™ Dish, One Crazy Bread®, One 2-Liter Soda.

Food is all part of the game plan. Chow down before the game if you like. Or stop in on the way home after the game. Or use the free meal whenever you wish. Each family gets one large DEEP!DEEP! Dish pizza, one Crazy Bread®, and one 2-liter pop. 

You can call us or come to our ticket office to buy. Or you can always order on our website BattleCreekBombers.com. Deals for individuals and parties of two are also available.

What's included:

Friends and Family Deal – $29.99

  •  Reserved Bleacher Seats
  • 1 Large DEEP!DEEP!TM Dish Pizza
  • 1 Crazy Bread®
  • 2-Liter Pop
  • 4 Bombers Hats

Double – $15.00

  • 2 Reserved Bleacher Seats
  • A large Classic Pepperoni
  • 2 Bombers Hats

Single – $7.50

  • 1 Reserved Bleacher Seat
  • Half of a Large DEEP!DEEP!TM Dish Pizza
  • 1 Bombers Hat

Questions?

  • Call: 269.962.0735
  • Email: tickets@battlecreekbombers.com
  • Stop in: 189 Bridge St., Battle Creek, MI 49017