Cedar Rapids, IA - The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Minnesota Twins announce that RHP Nate Hadley will join the Kernels from Elizabethton, and RHP Moises Gomez has been promoted to Fort Myers. Brian Maloney, Senior Manager of Minor League Operations, announced the moves.
The Twins selected Hadley in the 25th round of the 2019 First Year Player Draft out of UCLA. He made six relief appearances at Elizabethton, posting a 1-0 record, 1.13 ERA and one save. In 8 IP, he allowed four hits and one run while striking out 13 and walking just one.
Gomez has made 19 relief appearance for the Kernels this season, posting a 1-2 record, 2.84 ERA and six saves. In 31.2 IP, he allowed 17 hits and 12 runs (10 earned) with 12 walks and 48 strikeouts. He was signed by the Twins as a non-drafted free agent on April 9, 2014.
Hadley is active and available for tonight's 6:35 PM game with Great Lakes. With today's transactions, the Kernels roster remains at the MWL maximum of 25 active players, with four players currently on the injured list.
The Kernels continue a six-game home stand tonight at 6:35 PM against the Great Lakes Loons with the gates opening at 5:30 PM. The current home stand continues through Monday, July 15th.
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