Seventh inning rally boosts Kernels to win over Clinton - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Seventh inning rally boosts Kernels to win over Clinton

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CLINTON (KWWL) -

Cedar Rapids scored four runs with two outs in the seventh inning to rally past Clinton for a 6-2 win. Christian Cavaness and Travis Blankenhorn each picked up a pair of RBI's in the decisive inning.

Kernels starter Domenick Carlini IV tied a career high with seven strikeouts in the game.

Cedar Rapids opened the scoring with a pair of solo shots by Lewin Diaz and Hank Morrison in the fourth inning. The Lumberkings evened the score at two apiece in the sixth. Cavaness came through in the seventh with a 2-run single with the bases loaded. Blankenhorn drove in two more with a double later in the inning.

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