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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…

CornBelters turn tables on Slammers with walk-off win

July 10, 2014 – 10:55 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, battled back from a four-run deficit and walked off with a 7-6 win over the Joliet Slammers on Thursday…

Carey named to All-Star coaching staff, Chirino added to roster

July 10, 2014 – 6:04 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, announced that they have added two additional Belters to the All-Star Game. Infielder Santiago Chirino will be added to…

CornBelters drop heartbreaker to Slammers

July 9, 2014 – 10:32 pm | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter NORMAL, Ill. – After making a late eighth inning rally, the CornBelters surrendered a two-run lead in the ninth to drop a stunner to Joliet, 5-4. Down…

CornBelters sweep Joliet in Tuesday twinbill

July 9, 2014 – 12:56 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, swept the Joliet Slammers 11-3 and 3-2 in a doubleheader on Tuesday night at the Corn Crib. The CornBelters…

Redbirds name Kellar pitching coach | GoRedbirds.com

July 9, 2014 – 12:49 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – Illinois State head baseball coach Bo Durkac continued to fill out his coaching staff on Monday by naming Michael Kellar pitching coach. Durkac named former Redbird player…

Record Six Belters selected to Frontier League All-Star Game

July 7, 2014 – 6:02 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, announce a franchise record six players have been named Frontier League All-Stars. Cullen Babin, Aaron Dudley, Sam Judah, Alan…

CornBelters swept at Schaumburg

July 6, 2014 – 4:32 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, gave up two big innings early in the game as the Schaumburg Boomers completed a series sweep with a…

CornBelters fall in 12-inning heartbreaker at Schaumburg

July 5, 2014 – 10:42 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, gave up a tying run with two outs in the ninth inning and the winning run on a bases-loaded…

CornBelters can’t hold lead, fall to Boomers

July 5, 2014 – 12:39 am | Comments Off
Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, could not hold a 4-0 lead and gave up a big sixth inning as the Schaumburg Boomers captured a…
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