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Published On: December 19th, 2022

Kalamazoo, MI – Unlikely, the Growlers two-part documentary series has released the second and final episode. Part Two begins in Wisconsin Rapids for the Great Lakes East Championship game, where the Growlers faced the best team in Northwoods League regular season history. Following that game, the Growlers headed to Duluth, Minnesota for the Northwoods League Championship. Unlikely: Part One took audiences through the Growlers 2022 regular season and concluded with the Growlers playoff win over the Traverse City Pit Spitters. Part Two resumes directly after the Growlers win over Traverse City.

Witness never before seen moments from the two biggest games in Growlers history. The epic conclusion sees legends born for the Growlers, including a hit that will go down in Growlers history as perhaps the biggest ever. Once again, Growlers owner Brian Colopy and Growlers manager Cody Piechocki provide interviews and commentary on the biggest moments.

Part Two of Unlikely has officially been released on both the Growlers YouTube channel and Facebook page. Unlikely was directed by Evan Brown and produced by Brian Colopy and Dean Thomas. Part One is available on both Facebook and YouTube as well.




The Kalamazoo Growlers are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Now in its’ 29th season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 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, 300 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time All-Star and 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner Curtis Granderson, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series Champion Max Scherzer (NYM), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and World Series Champion Chris Sale (BOS). As well as 2019 Rookie of the Year and 2019/2021 Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and 2021 All-Star, MLB Gold Glove winner and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TEX). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. League games are viewable live at and on ESPN+. For more information, visit or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Growlers as your favorite team.