The Harvester – Harvesting News for Alumni Reports
feature is a daily report sharing the links and news of Kernels
Alumni. Previously, we updated these throughout the day on Facebook as
they happened. I will be posting each morning to try and keep the links
as relevant and fresh as I can. If something comes across during the
day, it likely will sneak into another post. Late today with the links.
delay, your Harvester Links for 4/6/11:
Jordan Walden (2008) struck out one in a scoreless ninth inning to earn
his 1st save of the season in the Angels 5-3 win over the Rays. Michael
Kohn (2009) allowed a solo HR working the eighth inning.
Hank Conger (2007) was 1-4 with a solo HR, Howard Kendrick (2004)
went 2-2 with a triple two walks and scored two runs, Alberto Callaspo
(2003) was 1-4 with two RBI, Peter Bourjos (2007) went 1-4 with his 1st
stolen base of the year and Mark Trumbo (2006-07) was 0-4 in the
Sean Rodriguez (2004-05) went 1-3 with a solo HR and a walk in the
Rays 5-3 loss to the Angels. Joel Peralta (2001-02) worked a scoreless
ninth in the game.
Alexi Casilla (2004-05) went 0-2 in the Twins 5-4 extra inning win over the Yankees.
Bobby Jenks (2001) struck out three batters in a scoreless 7th innings in the Red Sox 3-1 loss to the Indians.
David Herndon (2007) struck out one while allowing a run in the sixth inning of the Phillies 7-1 loss to the Mets.
posted a 4-6 mark with a 2.18 ERA during the first half of the 2008
season for the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Walden struck out 91 batters in 107
1/3 innings of work before being promoted to Rancho Cucamonga
Jordan Walden made his MLB debut on
August 22, 2010. Walden posted a 0-1 record with a 2.35 ERA and earned a
save working 15 1/3 innings of relief work for the Los Angeles Angels
of Anaheim last season.