Cedar Rapids Kernels

Hlas: A grand Grand Rapids party in Cedar Rapids

Monday was the last night of summer of Cedar Rapids.

Maybe the calendar says that is tonight, but baseball fans in our city know better. Th ... »

Kernels reflect on terrific season, Mauer heads to big leagues

CEDAR RAPIDS - Jake Mauer hopped in his car Tuesday morning and drove four hours, stopping at home quick in the Twin Cities to say hello to his wif ... »

Kernels come up shy in Game 5

CEDAR RAPIDS - They packed their bats and gloves and other gear quietly and waited patiently in line for trainer Curtis Simondet to give them their ... »

Midwest League championship comes down to winner-take-all Game 5

CEDAR RAPIDS - Amid the chaos and celebration following Saturday afternoon's stirring ninth-inning Game 3 comeback win, C ... »

2 in the 9th give Kernels exhilirating Game 3 win over West Michigan

CEDAR RAPIDS - They walked behind home plate prior to the game and asked someone to snap a photo of them.

Brian Navarreto and Joe Jimenez smi ... »

Controversial call helps West Michigan rally past Kernels in Game 2

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. - The wheels fell off the Cedar Rapids Kernels' playoff bus Thursday night. They couldn't help b ... »

Kernels take Game 1 of finals, 5-0

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. - Pitching and defense, repeat. Pitching and defense, repeat.

There's no secret why the Cedar ... »

Kernels hope to follow lead of 1994 MWL championship team

CEDAR RAPIDS - They took after their manager.

Tom Lawless was never a star, not even close. He played parts of eight seasons in the big leagu ... »

Kernels will play West Michigan in Midwest League Championship Series

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Cedar Rapids Kernels now know their opponent in the Midwest League ... »

Final look at local/area/Iowa guys in minor leagues

The stars of the local/area class in professional baseball this season are outfielder Scott Schebler and pitcher Colin Rea.

Both graduated to ... »

Kernels rally to the Midwest League championship

CEDAR RAPIDS - Jake Mauer's trip to the big leagues is officially delayed for another week, and he's totally cool with that.

He wouldn't have ... »

Kernels beat Peoria, 1 game from Midwest League finals

PEORIA, Ill. - Well, that's a perfect time to hit your first home run in awhile.

Max Murphy hit a two-run shot in the seventh inning to lift ... »

Kernels Gonsalves, Hildenberger make BA All-Star Team

CEDAR RAPIDS - Former Cedar Rapids Kernels pitchers Stephen Gonsalves and Trevor Hildenberger were named low-Class A ... »

Kernels sweep Quad Cities

DAVENPORT - Hopefully the last one out of Modern Woodmen Park didn't forget to turn the lights out on the ferris wheel beyond left field.

The ... »

Kernels take Game 1

CEDAR RAPIDS - He walked off the mound to applause. Then it got louder and louder.

Pretty soon it was a full-fledged standing ovation. You co ... »