Frogs Drop Final Road Game
Frogs Drop Final Road Game
The Green Bay Bullfrogs lost on the road tonight to the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders in the second to last day of the regular season. The Bullfrogs fell to the Spiders 5-3. The Frogs fall to 23-47 on the season and the Dock Spiders improve to 36-34. The Frogs will close out their season at home against the Dock Spiders in a doubleheader. Both games tomorrow will be seven inning games. The Frogs are now on a four-game losing streak and look to end the season off with a win.
The Bullfrogs and Dock Spiders would be held scoreless until the fourth inning when Mikey Filia would manage to a hit a three-RBI triple, clearing the bases and giving the Bullfrogs a 3-0 lead. The Frogs starter Jared Tobey would pitch well for the Bullfrogs dealing in 5 strikeouts in five and two-third innings for the Frogs. The Spiders would get on the board in the bottom of the fourth with a home run and then tie it up in the bottom of the sixth plating two. The Frogs would send in Jeremy Cologna out to make his debut as a Frog for the ninth inning and he allowed a two-RBI triple that would prove to be the game winning runs. Frogs lose 5-3, Jeremy Cologna gets the loss in his debut.
The Aurora BayCare Sports Medicine Player of the Game is Mikey Filia for the second day in a row. Mikey Filia hit his second triple of the season tonight. Filia’s stat line: 1-4, 1 3B, 3 RBI.
The Dock Spiders were eliminated from the Playoffs tonight, as the Lakeshore Chinooks won their game over the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters. The Frogs tomorrow will start Garret Gooden and Steven Kemp for the doubleheader to close out the season.
The next home game will be on August 13th versus the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders. Group and single game tickets are on sale now. For more information, call the Bullfrogs Ticket Office at 920.497.7225, or email firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by the ticket office at 315 S. Baird Street, Green Bay, WI.
The Green Bay Bullfrogs are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The 23-year-old summer collegiate league is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 20 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 180 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including two-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champion Ben Zobrist (CHC) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET), Curtis Granderson (NYM) and Lucas Duda (NYM). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.greenbaybullfrogs.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Bullfrogs as your favorite team.