CEDAR RAPIDS - Well, that quickly turned in another direction.
Ten days after expressing excitement over the coming Major Arena Soccer League season as player-coach of the Cedar Rapids Rampage, Hewerton Moreira announced on Instagram that h ... »
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.