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Cedar Rapids wins with late home run

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Gazette staff
May 26, 2012
— Andy Workman smacked a solo home run off reliever Clint Dempster in the 12th inning Friday to give the visiting Cedar Rapids Kernels a 5-4 victory over the Beloit Snappers in Midwest League baseball.

The Snappers begin a seven-game road trip with a four-game series at Kane County today.


CEDAR RAPIDS 5, BELOIT 4 (12)

Cedar Rapids 021 001 000 001—5 12 0


Beloit 200 001 010 000—4 9 1


Wood, Meade (6), Tromblee (8), Kelley (11) and Baker; Shibuia, O’Rourke (6), Tonkin (8), Dempster (10) and Knudson.


Leading hitters—Cowart (CR) 4x5; Mitchell (CR), 2x6; Rosario (B), 2x5; Leachman (B), 2x6; Knudson (B), 2x5. 2B—Cowart (CR), Hall (CR), Knudson (B), Bryant (B). HR—Clarke (CR), Workman (CR).


SO—Wood 5, Meade 4, Tromblee 2, Kelley 1, Shibuia 3, O’Rourke 3, Tonpkin 2, Dempster 2. BB—Wood 6, Meade 4, Tromblee 2, Kelley 1, Shibuia 2, O’Rourke 1, Tonkin 2, Dempster 1.


WP Kelley (2-0). LP Dempster (2-2).


Time: 3:38 Attendance: 1,547.



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