Clinton Lumberkings at Cedar Rapids Kernels


April 14th, 2004

Kings
Name POS AB R H RBI
Ian Kinsler SS 6 2 3 1
Luke Grayson RF 6 1 2 2
Juan Senreiso CF 4 1 2 1
Andrew Wishy LF 3 1 1 0
Kevin Richardson C 4 0 1 2
Justin Hatcher C
Josh Kreuzer DH 4 1 0 0
Brock Jacobsen 1B 5 2 2 0
Emerson Frostad 3B 3 0 0 0
Tobin Swope 2B 4 2 2 2
Kernels
Name POS AB R H RBI
Quan Cosby CF 4 1 0 0
Sean Rodriguez 2B 2 1 0 0
Brandon Wood SS 4 0 0 0
Matt Pali LF 3 0 0 1
Matt Brown 3B 4 1 2 1
Bobby Wilson DH 4 0 1 0
Matt Abram 1B 4 0 1 1
Aaron Peel RF 4 1 2 1
Tom Duenas C 3 0 0 0


Clinton 1 0 1 3 2 2 1 0 0 10 13 1
Cedar Rapids 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 6 3

E-Frostad, Duenas 2, Rodriguez, LOB CLI-10, CR-4, 2B-Kinsler 2, Grayson, Senreiso, Richardson, Swope, 3B-Peel, HR-Peel, SB-Senrieso, Wishy, Jacobsen 2, Swope, Cosby 2, Rodriguez, Brown, SACF-Pali

Kings
Name IP H R ER BB SO Decison
John Danks 4 1 2 0 1 7 ND
Brian Mattoon 1 1 1 1 0 1 ND
Cesar Herrera 3 1 0 0 1 3 W (1-0)
Gerald Smiley 1 3 1 1 0 2 ND

Kernels
Name IP H R ER BB SO Decison
Rafael Rodriguez 4 6 5 4 4 6 L (0-1)
Aaron Pullin 3 7 5 5 2 3 ND
Scott Hindman 1 0 0 0 2 2 ND
Allen Buckley 1 0 0 0 0 0 ND

WP-Pullin, Hindman, BB-Senreiso, Swope, Kreuzer, Frostad
Umpires-Budahn, Daub
T-2:52, A-1,183

Clinton Herlad

After suffering two straigh losses, the Clinton Lumberkings bounced back in a big way Wednesday.

The Lumberkings swatted out 13 hits, including six doubles on their way to a 10-4 victory over Cedar Rapids at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

Leading the hit parade was Ian Kinsler, who went 3 for 6 with a pair of two baggers.

Larry Grayson, Juan Senreiso and Tobin Swope each had a double and single, while Brock Jacobsen had a pair of singles.

Clinton's pitching was equally crisp, with John Danks getting the visitors off to a good start by tossing one hit ball over four innings. He fanned seven batters in that span.

Cesar Herrera (1-0), the third of four pitchers, earned the win. He issued just one hit in three innings.

The Lumberkings went to work right away by scratching out a run in the top of the first. Kinsler doubled down the left field line, took third on Grayson's flyout and scored on Senreiso's double to left.

Cedar Rapids scored two unearned runs in the bottom of the first. One was plated by Matt Pali's sacrifice fly and the other by Matt Brown's single.

Clinton tied the game in the third. Grayson led off with a single, took second when Senrieso walked, went to third on Andrew Wishy's flyout and scored on an error.

The Lumberkings went ahead for good with a three run fourth inning. Jacobsen led off with a single, stole second and third and scored on an error. Swope followed with a walk and stole second. he scored on Kinsler's double to left. Grayson then hit an RBI double to right field making it 5-2.

Clinton kept it going in the fifth with two more runs. Josh Kreuzer walked, Jacobsen singled to left and Emerson Frostad walked before Swope hit a two run single.

Cedar Rapids scored once in the bottom of the inning on Aaron Peel's homer to left.

The Lumberkings tacked on two more runs in the sixth. Senreiso and Wishy each singled before Richardson hit a two run double to center.

Clinton completed it's scoring in the seventh. Swope doubled to left field, went to third on Kinsler's single and score when Grayson hit into a fielder's choice.

Cedar Rapids got one run in the eighth via Matt Abram's RBI single.

The teams conclude their four game series with a 6:30pm contest tonight. Edison Volquez (0-0) goes to the mound for Clinton, while the Kernels retaliate with Kevin Jepson (0-1).

Clinton plays it's first home game Friday night when Dayton visits Alliant Energy Field. Game time is 6pm.


After being on the road for a week, the Clinton Lumberkings will finally get a chance to play at Alliant Energy Field.

The team's 2004 home opener is slated for Friday night when the Dayton Dragons visit town. Game time is 6pm.

The game will also serve as Blue Bunny magnetic schedule giveaway night.

The series continues with 2pm games on both Saturday and Sunday and a 6pm game on Monday.

Saturday's contest will be poster schedule giveaway.

Cedar Rapids visits Clinton Tuesday through next Friday before the Lumberkings hit the road again to play four games at Burlington.