MARION - Even through the disappointment of defeat, there is no denying the significant progress made by the Marion Indians.
After a winless 2015 season and 18-straight defeats, Marion leapt into the Class 3A playoff picture with five wins ... »
GENEVA, Ill. — Sunday is fun day for the Cedar Rapids Kernels. They remained perfect in Sunday games after edging Kane County, 3-2, Sunday afternoon at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark.
Ethan Mildren (2-3) threw six solid innings to get the victory. Alex Muren and Todd Van Steensel finished up, with Van Steensel recording his fifth save.
Jason Kanzler had an RBI triple, in the second inning, then scored what turned out to be the winning run on a Joel Licon sacrifice fly.
Cedar Rapids (28-35) ended a five-game losing streak. The Kernels are 8-0 this season on Sunday.