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March 31, 2014 – 2:38 pm | Comments Off

GARY ALLAN COMING TO THE CORN CRIB IN NORMAL
Allen Concert Scheduled for June 20
Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, are proud to make…

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CornBelters Add Two New Players

February 26, 2014 – 4:31 pm | Comments Off

Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, have signed contracts for the 2014 season with middle infielder Josh Band and outfielder Thomas Healy. The CornBelters will…

Redbirds drop finale at Arkansas State | GoRedbirds.com

February 23, 2014 – 6:06 pm | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. - Illinois State (4-2, 0-0 MVC) powered eight runs on 12 hits, but fell short in a 14-8 defeated at Arkansas State (4-4, 0-0 Sun Belt) Sunday afternoon.…

Redbirds take Saturday DH | GoRedbirds.com

February 23, 2014 – 7:56 am | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. - Joe Kelch tallied four hits and three RBI as Illinois State (4-1, 0-0 MVC) swept a doubleheader at Arkansas State (3-4, 0-0 Sun Belt), 3-2, and 9-7,…

Illinois State Sweeps Doubleheader

February 22, 2014 – 8:54 pm | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. – In Game 1 of a doubleheader, Dylan Craig pitched six innings, allowing one earned run as Illinois State defeated Arkansas State, 3-2, Saturday afternoon in Jonesboro. Craig…

Redbirds top Arkansas State, 4-3 | GoRedbirds.com

February 22, 2014 – 7:24 am | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. - Jeremy Rhoades fired four strikeouts and secured a six-out save as Illinois State (2-1, 0-0 MVC) topped Arkansas State (3-2, 0-0 Sun Belt), 4-3, Friday night at…

Illinois State Wins 4-3 Behind Fifth Inning Surge

February 21, 2014 – 10:04 pm | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. – Illinois State utilized a three-run fifth inning to help topple the Arkansas State Redwolves, 4-3, on Friday night in Jonesboro.
Brock Stewart drove in two runs on…

Illinois State Baseball Season Preview

February 21, 2014 – 4:44 pm | Comments Off

by Zack Carpenter
NORMAL, Ill. – Just because you are coming off of a championship season does not mean that you have the right to be satisfied. That is exactly…

NORMAL CORNBELTERS ANNOUNCE THURSDAY CONCERT SERIES LINEUP

February 21, 2014 – 4:28 pm | Comments Off

NORMAL CORNBELTERS ANNOUNCE THURSDAY CONCERT SERIES LINEUP
Every Thursday Home Game Features A Post Game Concert!
Normal, Ill. – New for the 2014 season, every Thursday home game for the…

CornBelters add Elias

February 20, 2014 – 8:30 am | Comments Off

Normal, Ill. – Pitcher Ethan Elias is the newest member of the Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers. Elias will join the CornBelters after spending the 2012 and 2013…

Tommy guests on a Heavy Hitting pod!

February 16, 2014 – 9:50 pm | Comments Off

Gang, there’s been a sighting of our own Tom Jackson.
OK, maybe not so much a sighting, but he’s been heard — on the Heavy Hitter Network podcast posted today!…

Redbirds drop game 2, split series | GoRedbirds.com

February 16, 2014 – 4:27 pm | Comments Off

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Illinois State rallied for one run in the eighth inning and one run in the ninth inning to force extra innings, before falling to Butler, 7-6, in 10…

Redbirds win opener in Nashville | GoRedbirds.com

February 16, 2014 – 8:16 am | Comments Off

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Illinois State pounded 14 hits and Dan Savas worked six scoreless innings as Illinois State won its season-opener, 9-1, Saturday night against Butler. The contest was played in…

Long time CornBelter Lavigne traded

February 13, 2014 – 2:52 pm | Comments Off

Normal, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, have traded the playing rights of right handed pitcher Tyler Lavigne to the River City Rascals in exchange the…

B-N college baseball is spelled R-E-S-P-E-C-T

January 30, 2014 – 1:28 pm | Comments Off

by Jack Warren, CornbeltBaseball.com editor
Preseason baseball rankings are really not much of an indicator of how things might actually play out when the 50+ games are complete. Frankly, they…

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