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Top-ranked Cedar Rapids Xavier will charge into the Class 3A playoffs with a full head of steam after scoring 41 first-quarter points and thrashing South Tama, 62-7, in the reg ... »
l Name: Max Cordy
l Number: 33
l Position: Pitcher
l Throws: Right
l Height/Weight: 6-foot-4, 220 pounds
l Age: 23
l Hometown: Sacramento, Calif.
l Noteworthy: Third year in Minnesota Twins organization. Went into Saturday with 3-3 career record, two saves and 2.40 earned run average in 32 games. Pitched for Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Twins in 2015, then split 2016 season with Rookie-level Elizabethton and the Kernels. Was 1-2 with a save and 3.00 ERA for Kernels in 15 relief appearances. Allowed just 23 hits and struck out 33 in 27 innings. Drafted in 40th and final round in 2015 out of California-Davis, where he was primarily a starter. Majored in genetics in college.