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2017 Cedar Rapids KernelsSeason Roster
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Royce Lewis played for the 2017 Cedar Rapids Kernels
LeagueMidwest LeagueDivisionWesternLevelACategoryMinor Leagues
LocationCedar Rapids,Iowa
Record75-65 (2nd in Midwest League Western)
ManagerTommy Watkins
CoachesBrian Dinkelman (Hitting Coach), J.P. Martinez (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsLost in Semi-Finals
MLB Parent OrgMinnesota TwinsAffiliate History
Years Available1977-2018

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The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2017 Cedar Rapids Kernels.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2017 baseball season.

2017 Cedar Rapids Kernels Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
41Brady AndersonIF-P5-11 172 L-L 1992-11-10 24Arcadia,Florida A+2012-2017-DeSoto County (Nocatee,FL)Florida Gulf Coast U.   MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
21Charlie BarnesP6-1 170 L-L 1995-10-01 21Sumter,South Carolina A2015-2017-Sumter (Sumter,SC)Clemson U.
2017- 4- 106-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
31Tyler BeardsleyP6-4 225 R-R 1994-05-17 23Tehachapi,California A2013-2017-Tehachapi (Tehachapi,CA)Sacramento St, Col. the Sequoias
2016-16- 483-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
26Clark BeekerP6-3 200 R-R 1992-11-22 24Lexington,North Carolina A+2012-2017-North Davidson (Lexington,NC)Davidson Col
2016-33- 993-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
7Travis Blankenhorn3B6-1 195 L-R 1996-08-03 20Pottsville,Pennsylvania A2015-2017-Pottsville Area (Pottsville,PA)
2015- 3-  80-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
25Trey CabbageLF6-3 190 L-R 1997-05-03 20Rutledge,Tennessee A2015-2017-Grainger (Rutledge,TN)
2015- 4- 110-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
30Domenick CarliniP6-2 175 L-L 1993-11-19 23Nesbit,Mississippi A2013-2017-DeSoto Central (Southaven,MS)Southeastern Louisiana U., NWMississippi CC
2016-21- 633-MIN
38Shane CarrierLF6-2 200 R-R 1996-06-03 21Anaheim,California A2015-2017-Canyon (Canyon Country,CA)Fullerton Col
2016- 8- 243-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
18Christian CavanessCF6-2 190 L-L 1994-03-16 23Cape Girardeau,Missouri A2015-2017-Central (Cape Girardeau,MO)Lindenwood U. - Belleville   MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
33Max CordyOF-P6-4 200 R-R 1993-06-09 24Sacramento,California A2013-2017-McClatchy (Sacramento,CA)California-Davis
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
4Joe Cronin3B5-10 170 R-R 1994-05-15 23Scarborough,Maine A+2013-2017-Scarborough (Scarborough,ME)Boston Col
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AA)
0Andro CuturaP6-0 180 R-R 1993-08-22 23Pearl River,Louisiana A2012-2017-Pearl River (Pearl River,LA)Southeastern Louisiana U.
2014- 7- 200-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
15Colton DavisP6-1 195 R-R 1994-01-05 23Commerce,Georgia A2013-2017-Commerce (Commerce,GA)Western Carolina U.
2016-25- 753-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
24Jaylin DavisLF6-1 197 R-R 1994-07-01 22McLeansville,North Carolina A+2013-2017-Northeast Guilford (McLeansville,NC)Appalachian St
2015-24- 710-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
13Eduardo Del RosarioP6-0 145 R-R 1995-05-19 22Yamasa,Dom Rep A+2013-2017-     MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
48Lewin Diaz1B6-3 180 L-L 1996-11-19 20Santiago,Dom Rep A2014-2017-  
2013-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
27Randy DobnakP6-1 210 R-R 1995-01-17 22South Park,Pennsylvania A2016-2017-South Park (South Park,PA)Alderson-Broaddus Col   MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
5Jordan GoreSS6-0 160 B-R 1994-08-03 22Conway,South Carolina A2014-2017-Conway (Conway,SC)South Carolina, Coastal Carolina U.
2017-19- 556-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
45Quin GroganP6-2 205 R-R 1993-06-11 24Stanfield,Oregon A2014-2017-Stanfield (Stanfield,OR)Lewis-Clark St, Blue Mountain CC
2016-30- 903-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (MLB)
17Thomas HackimerP5-10 170 R-R 1994-06-28 23Floral Park,New York A+2013-2017-Archbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)St. John's U.
2016- 4- 123-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
2Caleb HamiltonC6-0 185 R-R 1995-02-05 22Woodinville,Washington A2014-2017-Woodinville (Woodinville,WA)Oregon St
2016-23- 693-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
16Griffin JaxP6-1 190 R-R 1994-11-22 22Greenwood Village,Colorado A2014-2017-Cherry Creek (Englewood,CO)United Sts Air Force Academy
2016- 3-  93-MIN
RestrictedMinnesota Twins (A)
20Andre Jernigan2B6-0 205 R-R 1993-11-16 23Fort Wayne,Indiana A2016-2017-Homestead (Fort Wayne,IN)Xavier U.
2016-14- 423-MIN
Free Agent  
20Shane KennedyLF6-2 165 R-R 1992-01-31 25Winter Park,Florida A+2011-2017-Olympia (Orlando,FL)North Florida, Santa Fe CC, Clemson U.   MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
16Jimmy KerriganRF6-0 180 R-R 1994-03-16 23Philadelphia,Pennsylvania A2013-2017-Neumann-Goretti (Philadelphia,PA)Temple U., Virginia Commonwealth U.   MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
20Mitchell KransonC5-10 205 L-R 1994-01-11 23Danville,California A+2013-2017-De La Salle (Concord,CA)California
2016- 9- 273-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
30Royce LewisSS6-1 185 R-R 1999-06-05 18Aliso Viejo,California A2017-2017-JSerra Catholic (San Juan Capistrano,CA)
2017- 1-   1-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
23Logan LombanaP6-2 200 R-R 1994-07-17 22Newark,California A+2013-2017-Newark Memorial (Newark,CA)Long Beach St
2015-25- 740-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
5Brandon LopezSS6-1 175 R-R 1993-09-09 23Miramar,Florida A+2013-2017-American Heritage (Plantation,FL)Miami
2016-10- 303-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
35Hector LujanP6-3 230 R-R 1994-08-23 22Corona,California A+2013-2017-Jurupa Valley (Mira Loma,CA)California-Santa Barbara, Westmont Col
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
17Lean MarreroRF5-10 160 L-R 1997-09-19 19Bayamon,Puerto Rico A2015-2017-Leadership Christian Academy (Guaynabo,PR)
2015-16- 470-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
11Anthony MarziP6-1 192 L-L 1992-11-27 24Berlin,Connecticut A+2011-2017-Berlin (Berlin,CT)Connecticut   MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
19Ryan MasonP6-7 192 R-R 1994-10-04 22Auburn,California A2013-2017-Placer (Auburn,CA)California
2016-13- 393-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
44Patrick McGuffP6-2 200 L-R 1994-03-30 23Hamilton,Ohio A2015-2017-Hamilton (Hamilton,OH)Morehead St, Sinclair CC
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
24Amaurys MinierDH6-2 190 B-R 1996-01-30 21San Cristobal,Dom Rep A2013-2017-  
2012-   UDFA-MIN
Free Agent  
21Ariel MontesinoSS5-10 170 B-R 1995-09-21 21Mao,Dom Rep A+2013-2017-     MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
27Hank MorrisonLF6-2 225 R-R 1994-03-25 23Warren,Pennsylvania A2013-2017-Warren (Warren,PA)Mercyhurst Col
2016-22- 663-MIN
Free Agent  
5Gorge MunozSS6-1 180 R-R 1996-06-21 21Bani,Dom Rep A2015-2017-     Free Agent  
4Jermaine PalaciosSS6-0 145 R-R 1996-07-19 20Barquisimeto,Venezuela A+2014-2017-  
2013-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsTampa Bay Rays (MLB)
16Sean PoppenP6-3 185 R-R 1994-03-15 23Chesapeake,Virginia A+2013-2017-Cape Henry Collegiate (Virginia Beach,VA)Harvard U.
2016-19- 573-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
36Alex RobinsonP6-3 220 L-L 1994-08-11 22Hewlett,New York A+2013-2017-Holy Trinity Diocesan (Hicksville,NY)Maryland
2015- 5- 140-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
9Ben RortvedtC5-10 190 L-R 1997-09-25 19Verona,Wisconsin A2016-2017-Verona Area (Verona,WI)
2016- 2-  56-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
36Bryan SammonsP6-4 235 L-L 1995-04-27 22Wilmington,North Carolina A2014-2017-Hoggard (Wilmington,NC)Western Carolina U.
2017- 8- 226-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
32Evan SandersP6-2 200 L-L 1993-10-14 23Hartshorne,Oklahoma A2013-2017-Hartshorne (Hartshorne,OK)Arkansas-Fort Smith, Eastern Oklahoma St, Southeastern Oklahoma St   MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
37Alex SchickP6-7 200 R-R 1994-12-01 22San Diego,California A2014-2017-Cathedral Catholic (San Diego,CA)California
2016- 6- 183-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
0Lewis ThorpeP6-1 160 R-L 1995-11-23 21Melbourne,Australia AA2013-2017-  
2012-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AA)
46Zack TilleryIF-P6-3 204 R-R 1993-01-12 24Naples,Florida A2012-2017-Barron Collier (Naples,FL)Florida Gulf Coast U.
2014-13- 380-MIN
Free Agent  
25Andrew VasquezP6-5 210 B-L 1993-09-14 23Riverside,California A+2012-2017-Los Osos (Rancho Cucamonga,CA)California-Santa Barbara, Westmont Col
2015-32- 950-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
39Tyler WatsonP6-5 200 R-L 1997-05-22 20Gilbert,Arizona A2015-2017-Perry (Chandler,AZ)
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
0Lachlan WellsP5-8 163 R-R 1997-02-27 20Newcastle,Australia A+2015-2017-  
2014-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)
40Tyler WellsP6-8 265 R-R 1994-08-26 22Yucaipa,California A2014-2017-Yucaipa (Yucaipa,CA)Cal St San Bernardino
2016-15- 453-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
1Aaron WhitefieldCF6-4 200 R-R 1996-09-02 20Brisbane,Australia A2015-2017-     MinorsMinnesota Twins (A)
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