Bombs Away for Battle Creek at Athletic Park

Wausau, Wis. – The Battle Creek Bombers had the bats red hot at Athletic Park, recording 18 hits and five home runs in a 12-6 victory over the Wisconsin Woodchucks. 

The Bombers (9-4) would use the long ball to bring in runs, racking up five home runs between two players.  JD Mundy (Virginia Tech) would go 4-4 with three home runs and five runs batted in.  Alex Howard (Arkansas State) would hit home runs in the first two innings, finishing the day 2-4 with three RBIs.

Five different Bombers recorded a multi-hit game, with five players also driving in runs. 

Tom Stoffel (Virginia Tech) continued his hot start to the season going a perfect 5-5 with an RBI.  Stoffel is now hitting .442 as he is 19-43 at the plate. 

Logan Kaletha (Indiana University) went 3-6 with an RBI, recording his fourth multi-hit game.  Jacob Blunt (Clarke) finished his day 2-5 and Cody Hawken (University of Portland) would go 1-4 while driving in his seventh run of the season.

Left-hander James Rogers (Davenport) made his first start as a Bomber, picking up his first win as he went 6.0 innings allowing four runs on 11 hits. 

Relief pitchers Takoda Metoxen (University of Memphis), Alex Smith (University of Memphis), and Colton Bradley (Central Michigan) all came in for one inning of work.

The Woodchucks were able to rack up 13 hits, but stranded 11 on base.  Starter Gordon Cardenas (Auburn) would suffer his second loss, lasting only 2.0 inning while he gave up six runs on seven hits.  

The Bombers will start game two of their series in Wausau against the Woodchucks tomorrow evening.  Tune in to the pregame show on the Bombers Radio Network with Jake Hromada and Neil Doyle at 7:25 p.m. ET. 

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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 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


  • Call: 269.962.0735
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  • Stop in: 189 Bridge St., Battle Creek, MI 49017