Kernels Bested by Bees Monday
CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA - The Burlington Bees defeated the Cedar Rapids Kernels, 13-5, Monday in the opener of a four-game series at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Torii Hunter Jr. Jr. clubbed his first Bees home run and registered a career-high four runs batted in. Akil Baddoo, Alex
CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA - The Burlington Bees defeated the Cedar Rapids Kernels, 13-5, Monday in the opener of a four-game series at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium.
Monday's game was tied at 5-5 in the fifth inning when Hunter took over. His RBI single in the fifth put Burlington in front, and he later scored on a single from
Burlington (8-7) and Cedar Rapids (7-4) matched their offensive outputs in the early innings. The Bees scored three runs during the top of the first featuring
Both sides scored two runs in the fourth to set up the 5-5 tie. Burlington's
This four-game series continues Tuesday at 6:35 p.m. with Kernels right-hander
Great Clips Twins Tuesday features a 2-for-1 ticket offer that can be found on the Kernels' Facebook page or email newsletter. The Kernels will wear special Twins-themed jerseys, and a lucky fan at Tuesday's tilt will win a pair of tickets to a Minnesota Twins game.
Fans can purchase tickets for all Cedar Rapids home games by visiting www.kernels.com, going to the Kernels Ticket Office, or calling (319) 896-7560. The Kernels Ticket Office is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. On Sundays when the Kernels have a home game, the Kernels Ticket Office will open at 11:00 a.m.
The Cedar Rapids Kernels are the Midwest League affiliate of the Minnesota Twins.