Well, that is now rectified. Here's a small sampling. All photos, by the way, were taken by my wife, the wonderous Linda Vanderwerf.
|Miguel Sano takes a rip at a pitch on Thursday.|
|Eddie Rosario fouls one off.|
|Matt Summers delivers.|
|Corey Williams works, with Sano in the|
background at third base.
|The scouts were easy to identify, and pretty plentiful,|
at the sparsely attended games in Beloit.
|Art Pennington, a former Negro Leaguer|
who played for about a decade in the
integrated minors before settling in
Cedar Rapids after his playing days ended
threw out a first pitch Friday in honor of his
|Cam Bedrosian, son of former Twins pitcher and former|
NL Cy Young winner Steve Bedrosian, started Friday
for the Cedar Rapids Kernels.
|The Kernels, attired in their one-game special "Star Wars"|
jerseys, begin their pre-game stretching Saturday.
|The Star Wars jerseys were auctioned off during the game|
for Make-A-Wish. Here Chevy Clarke signs some autographs
for the fan who won his jersey after the game.
|After the game, fireworks. Most of the Kernels returned|
to the field (or never left) to see the show.