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CornBelters Conclude Regular Season

September 3, 2018 - NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, outlasted the Evansville Otters 8-7 in 13 innings to conclude the regular season on Sunday night at the Corn Crib. The CornBelters scored a run in each of the first two innings on RBI singles from Derrick Loveless and Cody Erickson. Santiago Chirino scored the first run after doubling to the left center field gap, then left the game in the second inning as he moved into the lead for the Frontier League batting title for the second straight season. ... Full Story

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CornBelters Fall to Otters

September 1, 2018 - NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, dropped the next-to-last game of the regular season 4-2 to the Evansville Otters on Saturday night at the Corn Crib. The Otters scored in the opening frame on a solo home run by Travis Harrison, who tacked on a run in the third with an RBI single. Evansville put up a crooked number in the fourth thanks to a two-run double by Mike Rizzitello to put the guests ahead 4-0. Michael Baca singled home J.J. Bissell to put the Belters on the board in ... Full Story

CornBelters Eliminated from Playoff Contention with Loss to Otters

August 31, 2018 - NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, were eliminated from playoff contention with an 8-3 loss to the Evansville Otters on Friday night at the Corn Crib. Evansville scored five times in the first inning, all charged to starter Anthony Herrera (7-5) who lasted only two-thirds of an inning, giving up five hits with one walk. Normal answered with a run in the first inning on a single by Derrick Loveless, the first of his two RBIs on the night. The Otters completed their scoring with... Full Story

CornBelters Drop Road Finale at Florence

August 30, 2018 - FLORENCE, Ky. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, scored in the opening frame but did not cross the plate again in a 3-1 loss to the Florence Freedom on Thursday night at UC Health Stadium. The Belters loaded the bases in the first inning and scored on a fielder's choice by Andrew Godbold, but managed only three hits on the game and two hits in the final eight innings. The Freedom tied the game in the second inning with a John Price Jr. single, then took the lead in the fifth frame when Price ... Full Story


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League: Frontier League
Home: Normal, Illinois
Class: Independent
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Sun., Sep 2
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Evansville 7 at Normal 8 Final (13)
Sat., Sep 1
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Evansville 4 at Normal 2 Final
Fri., Aug 31
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Evansville 8 at Normal 3 Final
Thu., Aug 30
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Normal 1 at Florence 3 Final
Wed., Aug 29
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Normal 1 at Florence 5 (Game 1) Final (7)
Wed., Aug 29
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Normal 2 at Florence 1 (Game 2) Final (7)
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