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Elias has contract purchased by Miami Marlins

July 23, 2014 – 5:20 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Miami Marlins have purchased the contract of right handed pitcher Ethan Elias from the Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers. The Edmonton, Alberta native, Elias,…

Wild Things sweep CornBelters in Tuesday twinbill

July 23, 2014 – 7:48 am | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, dropped a doubleheader to the Washington Wild Things by scores of 10-5 and 4-3 on Tuesday night at the…

Judah named Frontier League player of the week

July 21, 2014 – 3:42 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – Sam Judah was selected as the Frontier League player of the week for the second time this season. The outfielder for the Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois…

Belters bats explode to beat Greys

July 21, 2014 – 12:51 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, broke a four-game skid in emphatic style with a 13-6 win over the Frontier Greys on Sunday night at…

CornBelters Drop Fourth Straight Saturday Night

July 20, 2014 – 12:16 pm | Comments Off
CornBelters Drop Fourth Straight Saturday Night by David Petschenko A rough start proved to be too much for the CornBelters to handle as they lost their fourth straight and second of the homestand, 8-6 against the…

CornBelters begin home stand with loss to Greys

July 19, 2014 – 12:08 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, lost their third straight contest and first of the season against the Frontier Greys, 7-4 on Friday night at…

CornBelters to host Michael Collins tribute night

July 17, 2014 – 6:36 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, have announced they are hosting a Michael Collins Tribute Night on August 19. The CornBelters are playing the Schaumburg…

Salute to The Captain

July 16, 2014 – 9:12 pm | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter As Derek Jeter walked off the field of his final All Star game, you could feel the end of an era happening right in front of you.…

For the Love of the Game

July 15, 2014 – 4:32 pm | Comments Off
When I arrived in Lexington, Illinois my mind wasn’t on baseball, it was on getting home to Milwaukee which was three hours north to see my daughter.  I picked Lexington…

Schwartz Selected for All-Star Home Run Derby

July 14, 2014 – 11:50 am | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, announce that Mike Schwartz has been selected to participate in the Home Run Derby at the Frontier League All-Star…

LEXINGTON SNIPES UPDATE

July 13, 2014 – 9:09 pm | Comments Off
By Zack Carpenter The Snipes went 4-6 over the last two weeks, highlighted by a three game winning streak. Lexington also sent ten players to the Midwest Collegiate All-Star Game…

CornBelters shut out at Traverse City

July 13, 2014 – 9:08 pm | Comments Off
Traverse City, Mich. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, were shut out for the first time this season in a 4-0 loss to the Traverse City Beach…

CornBelters bats quiet in loss at Traverse City

July 13, 2014 – 12:55 am | Comments Off
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, mustered only four hits and stranded 11 runners, eight in the first five innings, in a 3-1 loss…

Big late innings lead CornBelters to win

July 11, 2014 – 11:37 pm | Comments Off
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, came from behind with a big seventh inning and captured a 6-1 win over the Traverse City Beach…
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