Cedar Rapids Splits Tuesday Twin Bill

Kernels win 7-6 decision following 9-0 loss

By Chris Kleinhans-Schulz | April 23, 2019 7:21 PM ET

In a Tuesday doubleheader at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium, the Cedar Rapids Kernels bounced back from a 9-0 one-hit shutout to defeat the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, 7-6, and even this three-game series at one win each. Cedar Rapids (8-10) collected three home runs and 13 total hits against Wisconsin (7-10) during the twin bill finale.

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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Kernels, Timber Ratters Postponed

Three-game series will now open with Tuesday doubleheader

By Chris Kleinhans-Schulz | April 22, 2019 7:28 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels and the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers were rained out Monday at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium. This game will be made up Tuesday afternoon as part of a doubleheader featuring two seven-inning games. The opener is scheduled for 12:05 p.m., and the second contest will begin approximately 30 minutes following the conclusion of game one.

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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Beloit Avoids Sweep at Cedar Rapids

Kernels finish three-game set with 2-1 series victory

By Chris Kleinhans-Schulz | April 20, 2019 6:25 PM ET

Chris Williams' two-run home run provided a first-inning lead Saturday for the Cedar Rapids Kernels, but the Beloit Snappers scored the next five runs and held on to the lead to grab a 5-4 victory at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Cedar Rapids (7-9) still claimed a 2-1 series win against Beloit (6-9) despite falling in the finale.

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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Cabbage, Williams Go Back to Back in Victory

Chris Williams drives in final three Kernels runs Friday

By Chris Kleinhans-Schulz | April 19, 2019 10:27 PM ET

Trey Cabbage and Chris Williams blasted home runs on back-to-back pitches during the seventh inning Friday to power the Cedar Rapids Kernels toward a 4-1 win against the Beloit Snappers at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Williams went 2-of-4 with three runs batted in as Cedar Rapids (7-8) gained a 2-0 series lead within this three-game set versus Beloit (5-9).

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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Tyler Palm activated from 7-day Injured List

Jose Martinez placed on 7-day Injured List

By Andrew Pantini | April 19, 2019 4:25 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Minnesota Twins announce that RHP Tyler Palm has been activated from the 7-day injured list and RHP Jose Martinez has been placed on the 7-day injured list with a left groin strain. Brian Maloney, Senior Manager of Minor League Operations, announced the move.

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Bañuelos Returns, Sparks Kernels in 8-2 Win

Kernels draw season-high 13 walks against Snappers

By Chris Kleinhans-Schulz | April 18, 2019 11:22 PM ET

In his first game back off the injured list, David Bañuelos hit a two-run triple and served as the catcher for an 8-2 Cedar Rapids Kernels victory Thursday against the Beloit Snappers at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Jordan Balazovic was Bañuelos' batterymate for most of the contest and tallied eight strikeouts while posting his second victory this season.

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David Bañuelos activated from 7-day Injured List

Kernels roster at 25 active players

By Andrew Pantini | April 18, 2019 2:01 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Minnesota Twins announce that catcher David Bañuelos has been activated from the 7-day Injured List. Brian Maloney, Senior Manager of Minor League Operations, announced the move.

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DaShawn Keirsey, Jr. placed on 7-day Injured List

By Andrew Pantini | April 17, 2019 7:07 PM ET

The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Minnesota Twins announce that OF DaShawn Keirsey, Jr. has been placed on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to April 15th, with a right hip strain. Jeremy Zoll, Twins Director of Minor League Operations, announced the move.

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Kernels and River Bandits postponed

Game will be made up as part of a DH on May 13th.

By Cedar Rapids Ball Club Inc | April 17, 2019 5:02 PM ET

Wednesday night's game between the Cedar Rapids Kernels and Quad Cities River Bandits has been postponed due to the threat of severe weather in Cedar Rapids. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader, consisting of two 7-inning games, on Monday, May 13th at 5:30 PM with the gates opening at 4:30 PM.

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Kernels Blow Out Bandits for 11-2 Victory

Series tied, 1-1, heading into Wednesday's rubber game

April 16, 2019 11:04 PM ET

Strong offensive performances by Trey Cabbage and Jacob Pearson along with a quality start from Blayne Enlow led the Cedar Rapids Kernels to an 11-2 triumph Tuesday against the Quad Cities River Bandits at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Cedar Rapids (5-8) and Quad Cities (7-5) are now tied at 1-1 in a three-game series that was originally scheduled to be played at Modern Woodmen Park in Davenport, Iowa before flooding forced a venue change.

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