August 13, 2012 - 8:00am
Breaking the Ice (Cream Law) [Feature]
First rule of horse stealing: Entice them with carrots or candy, but don't expect an ice cream cone to do the trick.
This article appeared in the August 2012 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. I’m barreling across a large pasture in the passenger seat of a golf cart, armed with cones and a small tub of vanilla ice cream. The air is dry and the temperature is flirting...
August 13, 2012 - 8:00am
Tommy Hanson was stellar in Gwinnett's 5-2 win over the Louisville Bats.
Various reports said Tommy Hanson was not too excited about having to make a rehab start from Atlanta in Gwinnett Sunday night. Well, Hanson made the most of it against the Louisville Bats. Hanson was stellar and the Braves used a big fourth inning to beat the Bats 5-2 Sunday night.Hanson, who was...
August 12, 2012 - 11:30am
Time to get caught up on everything Louisville Bats with the freshest edition of YOUR Bats Sunday Notebook.
The Louisville Bats currently sit at 48-74 overall this season, tied with the Toledo Mud Hens for third place in the International League’s West Division standings. That also makes them tied with the Hens for the worst record in the league. They currently sit six games behind the Gwinnett...
August 12, 2012 - 10:00am
The Louisville Bats lost Saturday to the Gwinnett Braves 8-2.
Stefan Gartrell and Josh Kroeger each homered for Gwinnett Saturday, powering an 8-2 win over the Louisville Bats. 7,747 were in attendance at Coolray Field as Braves starter Sean Gilmartin (1-1) earned his first career Triple-A win.Gartrell’s two-run shot in the fourth broke a 1-1 tie and...
August 12, 2012 - 1:37pm
Get to know Tom Nielsen, head groundskeeper for the Louisville Bats.
There are plenty of people out there who get to work in the wee hours of the morning. Not many of them stay until the wee hours of the night, though. Such is the life of Tom Nielsen, head groundskeeper for the Louisville Bats. During the season, Nielsen regularly gets to Louisville Slugger Field at...