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How They're Doing: Former Cedar Rapids Kernels in the major leagues

Through Friday, June 22, 2018

Former Cedar Rapids Kernels pitcher Patrick Corbin has been outstanding for the Arizona Diamondbacks this season. (USA TODAY Sports)
Former Cedar Rapids Kernels pitcher Patrick Corbin has been outstanding for the Arizona Diamondbacks this season. (USA TODAY Sports)

A periodic look at how former Cedar Rapids Kernels are faring in the major leagues.

Cam Bedrosian (Los Angeles Angels) — Relief pitcher is 3-1 with a save and 3.71 earned run average in 37 appearances this season.

Jose Berrios (Minnesota Twins) — Starting pitcher is 7-5 with a 3.38 ERA in 15 starts. Has 97 strikeouts in 96 innings and has allowed just 75 hits.

Peter Bourjos (Atlanta Braves) — Veteran outfielder has played in 32 games, hitting .195 with a homer and four RBIs.

Byron Buxton (Minnesota Twins) — Outfielder is on minor league injury rehab stint at Triple-A Rochester.

Kaleb Cowart (Los Angeles Angels) — Infielder is on 10-day DL. Is 1-for-5 at the plate.

Tyler Chatwood (Chicago Cubs) — Starting pitcher is 3-5 with a 3.95 ERA in 14 appearances. Has allowed just 55 hits in 68 1/3 innings but has walked 63.

Mike Clevinger (Cleveland Indians) — Starting pitcher has 6-2 record and 3.00 ERA in 15 turns through the rotation. Has allowed just 83 hits in 99 innings.

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Patrick Corbin (Arizona Diamondbacks) — An all-star season for the starting pitcher. Is 6-3 with 3.24 ERA in 16 appearances. Has allowed just 73 hits in 100 innings and has 129 strikeouts.

Kaleb Cowart (Los Angeles Angels) — Infielder is on 10-day DL. Is 1-for-5 at the plate.

Mitch Garver (Minnesota Twins) — Catcher hitting .224 in 46 games, with two home runs and eight RBIs.

Niko Goodrum (Detroit Tigers) — Has played in 56 games as utility type player, with .244 average, seven homers and 22 RBIs.

Randal Grichuk (Toronto Blue Jays) — Outfielder hitting .197 in 43 games, with eight homers and 22 RBIs.

Trevor Hildenberger (Minnesota Twins) — Reliever has not allowed a run in his last 13 appearances. Has 1-1 record and 2.23 ERA in 33 appearances overall.

Kevin Jepsen (Texas Rangers) — Relief pitcher made 21 appearances, with 0-3 record and 5.94 ERA before being designated for assignment.

Max Kepler (Minnesota Twins) — Slumping of late, outfielder’s batting average is down to .224 in 70 games. Has eight homers and 28 RBIs.

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Jeff Mathis (Arizona Diamondbacks) — Kernels Hall of Famer hitting .186 in 26 games, with six RBIs.

Darren O’Day (Baltimore Orioles) — Relief pitcher is 0-1 with two saves and 2.70 ERA in 18 appearances. Has 27 strikeouts in 20 innings.

Garrett Richards (Los Angeles Angels) — Pitcher is 4-4 with a 3.42 ERA in 14 starts. Is on 10-day disabled list.

Dereck Rodriguez (San Francisco Giants) — Rookie pitcher, son of Hall of Fame catcher Ivan Rodriguez, has had five appearances, four starts. Is 2-1 with 4.56 ERA.

Sean Rodriguez (Pittsburgh Pirates) — Veteran infielder hitting .155 with three homers and 13 RBIs in 51 games.

Taylor Rogers (Minnesota Twins) — Lefty relief specialist has 1-2 record and 4.45 ERA in 32 appearances.

Fernando Romero (Minnesota Twins) — Pitcher has made 10 starts and has 3-3 record and 4.38 ERA.

Andrew Romine (Seattle Mariners) — Utility infielder is hitting .185 in 39 games.

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Randy Rosario (Chicago Cubs) — Has been a bullpen revelation, with 3-0 record and 1.76 ERA in 13 relief appearances.

Jean Segura (Seattle Mariners) — Having great season, with .334 average in 71 games. Includes 21 doubles, six homers and 44 RBis.

Tyler Skaggs (Los Angeles Angels) — In 14 starts, pitcher has struck out 86 in 80 innings. Has 6-4 record and 2.81 ERA.

Mike Trout (Los Angeles Angels) — Outfielder continues proving he is perhaps the game’s elite player. Hitting .328 with 23 home runs, 48 RBIs, and 13 stolen bases. His OPS is an astounding 1.143.

Mark Trumbo (Baltimore Orioles) — First baseman is hitting .261 in 41 games, with six homers and 16 RBIs.

Bobby Wilson (Minnesota Twins) — Catcher has played in 21 games and is hitting .138, with a homer and seven RBIs.

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