Category Archives: Cedar Rapids Kernels

Cease, Palacios named Midwest League players of the week

South Bend Cubs RHP Dylan Cease and Cedar Rapids Kernels shortstop Jermaine Palacios respectively were named the Midwest League pitcher and offensive player of the week for the period of April 17-23. Cease earned the honor by pitching six no-hit … Continue reading

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Midwest League report: Allen, Butler unhittable; Wells Ks 11

Fort Wayne TinCaps LHP Logan Allen and Beloit Snappers RHP Brendan Butler were unhittable in their respective Midwest League games Thursday. In his third start for the TinCaps this season, Allen held the Great Lakes Loons hitless during his five … Continue reading

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Cease, Duplantier unhittable in MWL on Wednesday

South Bend Cubs RHP Dylan Cease and Kane County Cougars RHP Jon Duplantier were unhittable in separate Midwest League games Wednesday. In his third start for South Bend, Cease lowered his ERA to 0.60 by pitching six scoreless innings. He … Continue reading

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Three top-30 Twins prospects assigned to Cedar Rapids

Three players ranked by Baseball America among the top 30 Minnesota Twins prospects are assigned to the Cedar Rapids Kernels for the start of the 2017 season. Those players are infielder Travis Blankenhorn (No. 10), catcher Ben Rortvedt (No. 23) … Continue reading

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Former No. 1 pick Aiken highlights Captains roster

The Lake County Captains will start the season with six players ranked by Baseball America among the Cleveland Indians’ top 30 prospects. The most notable of them is two-time first-round draft pick, LHP Brady Aiken (No. 4). He was drafted … Continue reading

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