The first round of the 2012 Midwest League playoffs begins on September 5th, two days after the regular season ends. The Hot Rods will play the first game of the postseason away from Bowling Green Ballpark against the Eastern Division Second Half Champions. The best-of-three series will then continue at Bowling Green Ballpark with Game 2 on Thursday, September 6th, followed by Game 3 on Friday, September 7th, if necessary.
The Hot Rods have the capability to play as many as seven games at Bowling Green Ballpark in the 2012 Midwest League postseason. Fans have the opportunity to purchase 2012 Playoff Ticket Strips that include seats for all seven potential home playoff games plus a free 2012 Hot Rods Playoff T-Shirt. To order your 2012 Playoff Ticket Strips, contact the Hot Rods Front Office at (270)-901-2121 or visit BGHotRods.com.
This season’s playoff strips can be purchased in two variations: Premium Box Seats and Box Seats. Premium Box Seat packages, which are located directly behind home plate, are available for $84. Box Seat packages are just $70. For any games not played, fans receive credit for 2013 tickets. Group and company outings are also available for Hot Rods playoff games. Single-Game Suites, the Party Deck, Home Run Grill, and box seat groups are on sale now, based on availability. Individual playoff tickets will be made available in early August.
2012 Midwest League Playoff Schedule
(dates and times subject to change)
Round 1 – Quarterfinals – best of three series
Game 1: Wednesday, September 5th – Bowling Green at 2nd-half Eastern Division winner
Game 2: Thursday, September 6th at 7:05 p.m. – 2nd-half Eastern Division winner at Bowling Green
Game 3 (If necessary): Friday, September 7th at 7:05 p.m. – 2nd-half Eastern Division winner at Bowling Green
Round 2 – Eastern Division Championship Series – best of three series
Location to be determined
Game 1: Saturday, September 8th
Game 2: Sunday, September 9th
Game 3 (if necessary): Monday, September 10th
Round 3 – Midwest League Championship Series – best of five series
The Hot Rods would be “Eastern Division Champions” and would host games 3-5.
Game 1: Wednesday, September 13th – at Western Division Champion
Game 2: Thursday, September 14th – at Western Division Champion
Game 3: Saturday, September 15th – at Eastern Division Champion
Game 4 (if necessary): Sunday, September 16th – at Eastern Division Champion
Game 5 (if necessary): Monday, September 17th – at Eastern Division Champion