Category Archives: Cedar Rapids Kernels

Links to all my Midwest League team previews

Wondering which prospects to keep an eye on during the early weeks of the Midwest League season? Here are links to my previews for all 16 MWL teams: Beloit Snappers Bowling Green Hot Rods Burlington Bees Cedar Rapids Kernels Clinton … Continue reading

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Kernels improve to 6-0 with 9-5 win over Chiefs

The Cedar Rapids Kernels rallied for nine runs over three innings (6-8) to beat the Peoria Chiefs 9-5 and improve to 6-0 this season. Top Minnesota Twins prospect Royce Lewis hit his first home run of the year for the … Continue reading

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Ex-Midwest Leaguer Joe Mauer gets 2,000th MLB hit

Former Midwest Leaguer Joe Mauer had a pair of RBI singles for the Minnesota Twins on Thursday, bringing him to a total of 2,000 hits in the major leagues. He is the 287th player to reach the 2,000-hit plateau, and … Continue reading

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Kirilloff homers twice, drives in six for Kernels

Minnesota Twins prospect Alex Kirilloff homered twice and drove in six runs to lead the Cedar Rapids Kernels to a 12-9 win over the Peoria Chiefs at Dozer Park on Wednesday. They were Kirilloff’s first home runs since 2016, after … Continue reading

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Kernels shut out River Bandits in QC’s home opener

An announced crowd of 2,149 people braved the cold to attend Thursday’s season-opening game at Modern Woodmen Park, but Quad Cities River Bandits fans saw their team lose 2-0 to the visiting Cedar Rapids Kernels. Shane Carrier drove in both … Continue reading

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