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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…

Lexington Snipes Update

June 30, 2014 – 10:31 am | Comments Off
By Zack Carpenter The Lexington Snipes (14-7) caught fire over the last two weeks, going 7-2, and are currently riding a seven game winning streak. Along with a strong offense,…

CornBelters sweep Greys

June 29, 2014 – 10:09 pm | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter NORMAL, Ill. – The CornBelters continued their hot streak, winning their fourth straight, and 13th out of their last 17. Normal beat the Frontier Greys Sunday night,…

CornBelters capture 3rd straight win

June 29, 2014 – 1:33 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, used a big sixth inning to take control of a back-and-forth game and defeat the Frontier Greys 9-5 on…

Record-setting offense leads CornBelters over Greys

June 27, 2014 – 10:59 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, exploded on a record-setting offensive night in an 18-3 win over the Frontier Greys on Friday night at the…

Three run burst helps Belters down Bolts

June 26, 2014 – 9:29 pm | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter NORMAL, Ill. – It took them awhile to get going, but the bats finally came alive for the CornBelters as they took home a 3-2 victory Thursday…

ThunderBolts storm ahead early to down CornBelters

June 25, 2014 – 11:09 pm | Comments Off
Belters end 3-game winning streak NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, could not survive an early explosion by the Windy City ThunderBolts and lost 14-7…

CornBelters stomp Windy City

June 24, 2014 – 10:09 pm | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter NORMAL, Ill. – The CornBelters exploded out of the gate on their way to its third straight win and a blowout of Frontier League bottom feeder Windy…
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