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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… Read the full story »

Baseball Takes Backseat to Family with Fourth Annual Cancer Survivor Night at the Corn Crib

June 9, 2014 – 5:33 pm | Comments Off
Baseball Takes Backseat to Family with Fourth Annual Cancer Survivor Night at the Corn Crib by David Petschenko Sunday, June 8th was not only a beautiful night for a CornBelters game (and due to Saturday nights rain out, there were two of them) it also…

CornBelters split doubleheader with come-from-behind walk-off win

June 9, 2014 – 12:49 am | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, split a doubleheader by dropping a 6-3 opener to the Florence Freedom but walking off with a come-from-behind 3-2…

CornBelters and Freedom rained out 6/7 in Normal

June 7, 2014 – 10:59 pm | Comments Off
Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, and the Florence Freedom were rained out on Saturday night in Normal. The teams are set to play a…

Record Six Redbirds taken in MLB draft | GoRedbirds.com

June 7, 2014 – 8:45 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - Dylan Craig, Dan Savas, Mike Hollenbeck and Paul DeJong were selected in the 2014 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft Saturday, joining teammates Jeremy Rhoades and …

CornBelters take home series opener from Freedom

June 6, 2014 – 11:08 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, picked up their first back-to-back wins of the season with a 4-2 triumph over the Florence Freedom on Friday…

CornBelters split twinbill at Evansville

June 5, 2014 – 11:24 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, lost the first game of a double-header at Evansville 11-7 but ended a five-game losing streak by winning the…

CornBelters and Otters rained out in Evansville

June 4, 2014 – 8:28 pm | Comments Off
Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, and the Evansville Otters were rained out on Wednesday night in Evansville. The teams are set to play a…

Kingston headed to South Florida | GoUSFBulls.com

June 4, 2014 – 1:46 pm | Comments Off
TAMPA, JUNE 4, 2014 – University of South Florida Director of Athletics Mark Harlan today named Mark Kingston the sixth head coach in USF baseball program history since the program…

Miners Take Back-and-Forth Finale Over CornBelters

June 2, 2014 – 12:28 am | Comments Off
The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, tied the game twice after early struggles, but the Southern Illinois Miners immediately regained the lead both times with home runs and…

Miners Slip Past CornBelters in 12 Innings

June 1, 2014 – 12:49 pm | Comments Off
Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, lost their first extra-inning game of the season, giving up an early lead and falling 5-4 in 12 innings…

Miners Dig Two Big Late Innings to Down CornBelters

May 31, 2014 – 1:10 am | Comments Off
The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, gave up a lead with two big innings and lost 9-5 to the Southern Illinois Miners on Friday night at Rent One…

Three Run 8th Leads Otters to Win

May 29, 2014 – 11:20 pm | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter NORMAL, Ill. – The Evansville Otters used a three run 8th inning to top the CornBelters Thursday night, 6-2. Both starters had strong outings. Corey MacDonald hurled…

CornBelters Two Week Report Card

May 29, 2014 – 3:16 pm | Comments Off
CornBelters Two Week Report Card by David Petschenko With only 11 games completed in the 2014 season I have put together a baseball report card for the CornBelters. These are just a few of the…

Offensive Explosion Leads CornBelters to Rebound Win

May 28, 2014 – 10:24 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, rebounded with plenty of offense in a 14-4 win over the Evansville Otters on Wednesday night at the Corn…
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