Category Archives: Beloit Snappers

Blankenhorn, Erwin named MWL players of the week

Cedar Rapids Kernels 3B Travis Blankenhorn and Beloit Snappers LHP Zack Erwin respectively were named the Midwest League offensive player and pitcher of the week for June 12-18. In seven games during that period, Blankenhorn batted .407 (11-for-27) with one … Continue reading

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Cedar Rapids claims playoff berth with big win over Clinton

The Cedar Rapids Kernels claimed the final first-half playoff spot in a big way Sunday, beating the Clinton LumberKings 16-3 at Veterans Memorial Stadium. According to the LumberKings, it was Clinton’s most-lopsided loss to Cedar Rapids in the nearly 900 … Continue reading

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One playoff berth left to be claimed by CR or QC

Heading into the last day before the Midwest League All-Star break, the Cedar Rapids Kernels have a one-game lead over the Quad Cities River Bandits in the race for the final first-half playoff berth. That’s thanks to Cedar Rapids’ 2-1 … Continue reading

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Chiefs come within two outs of no-hitting LumberKings

For the second time this season, the Peoria Chiefs came within two outs of pitching a no-hitter. The Chiefs had to settle for a 7-0 win over the Clinton LumberKings, and their second one-hitter of the season — which looks … Continue reading

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Midwest League announces All-Star starters and reserves

The Midwest League has announced the starters and reserve players for this year’s All-Star Game, to be played Tuesday, June 20, at Dow Diamond in Midland, Mich., home of the Great Lakes Loons. The Dayton Dragons have seven All-Star selections, the … Continue reading

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