This date in Kernels history – May 21, 2007 – Tim Schoeninger
On May 21, 2007, Tim Schoeninger worked eight scoreless innings to lead the Cedar Rapids Kernels to a 4-0 victory over the Dayton Dragons. Schoeninger struck out five batters while allowing six hits and 1 walk in the game.
Tim Schoeninger went 9-3 with a 3.06 E.R.A. in 13 starts for Cedar Rapids in 2007. Schoeninger struck out 68 batters in 85 1/3 innings of work. He was selected to play in the 2007 Midwest League All-Star game. Cedar Rapids finished the season with a 78-61 record under manager Ever Magallanes. The Kernels lost to the Clinton Lumberkings in the first round of the Midwest League Playoffs. Tim Schoeninger last pitched in the Angels organization in 2009 for Rancho Cucamonga (Hi-A).
This is my 8th season (2005-present) working as the stadium operations guy here with the Cedar Rapids Kernels. I will be reminiscing the best performances by the Kernels during my tenure to add to my This Date in Kernels Alumni History features this year.