Category Archives: Cedar Rapids Kernels

Hot Rods clinch East Div. title; three-way tie atop West Div.

The Bowling Green Hot Rods beat the Fort Wayne TinCaps  7-2 Thursday to clinch the first-half Eastern Division title. The Lansing Lugnuts, who lost 4-3 to the Lake County Captains, will be the first-half Eastern Division wild-card team. The race … Continue reading

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Midwest League Home Run Derby participants announced

Three players from each division will participate in the 2018 Midwest League Home Run Derby, which will be held Tuesday, June 19, before the start of this year’s MWL All-Star Game at Cooley Law School Stadium, home of the Lansing … Continue reading

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Midwest League All-Star Game rosters announced

The rosters for this year’s Midwest League All-Star Game were announced Wednesday. The Peoria Chiefs and the Bowling Green Hot Rods have the most All-Star players, with six from each team. The Chiefs have the most starters (three). The game … Continue reading

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CR’s Kirilloff earns MWL monthly, weekly awards

Cedar Rapids Kernels outfielder Alex Kirilloff was named the Midwest League Player of the Month for May today, one day after being named the MWL offensive player of the week for May 28-June 3. In 31 games last month, Kirilloff … Continue reading

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Colina, Moran no-hit SB Cubs in Kernels’ 10-0 win

Two Cedar Rapids Kernels pitchers combined efforts to no-hit the South Bend Cubs at Veterans Memorial Stadium on Monday, three years to the day since the last time the CR ballpark hosted a no-no. Starter Edwar Colina pitched the first … Continue reading

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