August 8, 2008 - LOVES PARK, Ill. – The Rockford RiverHawks announced Friday that they had activated first baseman/outfielder Brandon Cohen from the retired list.
Cohen missed more than a month at the start of the season because of a broken hamate bone. Cohen played in 15 games, then retired. In Friday’s doubleheader, Cohen was 3-for-6 with three RBI.
To make room on the roster, pitchers Kyle Pawelczyk and Drew Himes were released.
The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, a 12-team independent professional baseball league in its 16th season. Advertising and ticket information is available by calling (815) 885-2255. Most games are broadcast live on WNTA (1330 AM) and the internet. Fans can also visit the RiverHawks online at www.rockfordriverhawks.com.