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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…

CornBelters earn split to take series at Windy City

July 4, 2014 – 2:43 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, lost the resumption of a suspended game 6-2 to end a five-game winning streak, but took the rubber game…

CornBelters continue offensive explosion in 5th straight win

July 2, 2014 – 10:15 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, pounded out nine runs in the third inning on the way to their fifth straight victory, a 10-2 triumph…

Brocker has contract purchased by Atlanta Braves

July 1, 2014 – 4:56 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Atlanta Braves have purchased the contract of right handed pitcher Cole Brocker from the Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers. The Appleton, Wis. native, Brocker,…

CornBelters and ThunderBolts rained out 7/1

July 1, 2014 – 4:55 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, and the Windy City ThunderBolts were rained out on Tuesday in Crestwood, Ill. The teams are set to play…

Lexington’s DuBois gives back through summer baseball team

July 1, 2014 – 7:54 am | Comments Off
LEXINGTON — If only everybody handled rejection like Billy DuBois. Fourteen years ago, DuBois, of Lexington, failed to make the roster of the Buckley Dutch Masters, a men’s adult baseball…
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