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Cedar Rapids Kernels win season opener 9-7 over Beloit

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The Cedar Rapids Kernels got back to back homers from Jorge Polanco and Dalton Hicks in the first inning in building a 3-0 lead and the Kernels win their season opener beating Beloit 9-7.

The Kernels pounded out 12 hits in the game. Cedar Rapids led 4-0 after 2 innings before Beloit scored 4 in the top of the third to tie the game. But the Kernels score 3 in the 4th and 2 in the fifth to pull away for the win.

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