Kernels welcome two millionth fan

Solon family receives prize package worth $3,000

By Cedar Rapids Kernels | June 27, 2013 10:00 AM ET

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Steve Reicks of Solon, Iowa was the two millionth fan to come through the gates at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium since the stadium opened in April 2002.

Steve attended the game with his family and will receive a $3,000 prize package consisting of:

  • $1,500 Cash
  • One night in a Kernels Diamond Suite
  • Four Praise in the Park concert tickets, featuring Jeremy Camp & Big Daddy Weave
  • Two Minnesota Twins Tickets
  • Four MMA Tickets on Saturday, August 10
  • Kernels Merchandise (T-shirt, Cap plus merchandise)
  • 2013 Team Autograph Ball
  • Ox Yoke Gift Certificate
  • Fareway Gift Certificate
  • Hy-Vee Gift Certificate
  • Jimmy Johns Gift Certificate
  • Genghis Grill Gift Certificate
  • Stadium Lounge Gift Certificate

The Kernels continue a seven game home stand Thursday night at 6:35 pm against the Burlington Bees. It's a Z 102.9 Thirsty Thursday where 12 oz. regular draft beer and 20 oz. bottled soda or water is $2. Also, fans can enjoy $1 off margaritas at the Hacienda Las Glorias / La Cantina Mexican Cart. The current home stand continues through Monday, July 1st.

Morgan Hawk brings you all of the play-by-play on the radio home of Kernels baseball, 1450 KMRY AM and 93.1 KMRY FM. Fans may listen on-line at, or

Tickets may be purchased on-line at, or by calling the Kernels Ticket Office at 896-7560. Ticket office hours are 10 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, and 10 am to 2 pm on Saturday.

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