Highlights: Whitecaps beat Hot Rods

Ben Verlander hits his first home run of the year for the Whitecaps during their game against the Bowling Green Hot Rods. (April 23, 2014)
Ben Verlander hits his first home run of the year for the Whitecaps during their game against the Bowling Green Hot Rods. (April 23, 2014)

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — The West Michigan Whitecaps beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods Wednesday in front of a Kid’s Day crowd at Fifth Third Ballpark.

The Whitecaps won it 5-4 on a walk-off sacrifice bunt error in the 13th inning.

Also Wednesday, Ben Verlander, brother of the Detroit Tigers’ Justin Verlander, hit his first home run of the year for the Whitecaps.

==Above, watch highlights of the game.==

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