Kernels season ends with Game 3 loss

Clinton will play South Bend in Midwest League Championship Series

By Morgan Hawk | September 9, 2019 11:39 PM ET

The Kernels season came to an end on Monday night in Cedar Rapids with a 6-2 loss in Game 3 of the Western Division Championship Series. The LumberKings advance to the Midwest League Championship Series for the second time in four years where they will face the South Bend Cubs.

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Kernels stay alive with walk-off win vs. Clinton

Cedar Rapids hosts decisive Game 3 on Monday at 6:35 p.m.

By Morgan Hawk | September 8, 2019 9:11 PM ET

The Kernels avoided elimination on Sunday night with a 3-2 walk-off win over the Clinton LumberKings in Game 2 of the Western Division Championship Series. DaShawn Keirsey's RBI single capped off a two-run ninth inning for the victory. The last five wins at home for Cedar Rapids have ended with a walk-off single in the ninth inning.

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Kernels lose 4-0 at Clinton in Game 1

Cedar Rapids hosts Game 2 on Sunday at 5:05 p.m.

September 7, 2019 10:37 PM ET

The Kernels fell 4-0 at Clinton in Game 1 of the best-of-three Western Division Championship Series. Cedar Rapids hosts Game 2 on Sunday at 5:05 p.m.

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Kernels make a series of roster moves before MWL Western Division Finals tonight in Clinton

J.T. Perez rejoins Kernels and Kyle Schmidt activated from IL

By Andrew Pantini | September 7, 2019 1:54 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Minnesota Twins announce that LHP J.T. Perez has rejoined the Kernels from Elizabethton; LHP Matt Canterino has been assigned to Elizabethton; C Kyle Schmidt has been activated from the 7-day injured list; and C/INF Chris Williams has been assigned to Fort Myers. Brian Maloney, Senior Manager of Minor League Operations, announced the moves.

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Kernels advance with Game 3 at Quad Cities

Reach Western Division Championship Series for sixth straight year; Game 1 is Saturday at Clinton

By Morgan Hawk | September 6, 2019 11:21 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels won 4-2 at Quad Cities on Friday in decisive Game 3 of the Midwest League Quarterfinals. The Kernels have advanced to the Western Division Championship Series for the sixth consecutive season.

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Kernels Extend Quarterfinals with 2-1 Win

Cedar Rapids will return to Quad Cities for Friday's finale

By Chris Kleinhans-Schulz | September 5, 2019 10:57 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels earned a 2-1 victory Thursday at Modern Woodmen Park to tie the Quad Cities River Bandits at 1-1 in the Midwest League Quarterfinals. This best-of-three series will end Friday with the winner advancing to the Western Division Championship Series for a matchup with the Clinton LumberKings.

The Cedar Rapids Kernels are the Midwest League affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Cedar Rapids Falls in Postseason Opener

Quad Cities heads home with 1-0 lead in best-of-three quarterfinal series

By Chris Kleinhans-Schulz | September 4, 2019 10:40 PM ET

In the first game of the Midwest League Quarterfinals, the Cedar Rapids Kernels lost to the Quad Cities River Bandits, 4-1, Wednesday at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. The rest of this best-of-three series will be hosted by Quad Cities at Modern Woodmen Park.

The Cedar Rapids Kernels are the Midwest League affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Denny Bentley joins Kernels from Elizabethton

J.T. Perez assigned to Elizabethton

By Andrew Pantini | September 4, 2019 1:28 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Minnesota Twins announce that LHP Denny Bentley has joined the Kernels from Elizabethton and LHP J.T. Perez has been assigned to the Elizabethton roster. Brian Maloney, Senior Manager of Minor League Operations, announced the moves.

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Kernels sweep Snappers to end regular season

Cedar Rapids beat Beloit 9-3; Begin playoffs on Wednesday

By Morgan Hawk | September 2, 2019 6:22 PM ET

The Kernels finished off a sweep of the Beloit Snappers with a 9-3 win to close out the regular season on Monday afternoon. Cedar Rapids will host Quad Cities in Game 1 of the Midwest League playoffs on Wednesday night at 6:35 p.m

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Four-run third leads Kernels over Snappers

Cedar Rapids beat Beloit 5-1 on Sunday afternoon.

By Cedar Rapids Kernels | September 1, 2019 7:12 PM ET

The Kernels used a four-run third inning to beat the Beloit Snappers 5-1 at Pohlman Field on Sunday afternoon.

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