This date in Kernels alumni history – July 24, 1943 – Allie Reynolds (Cedar Rapids Raiders – 1940-41)

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On July 24, 1943, Allie Reynolds (Cedar Rapids Raiders – 1941) pitched a complete game shutout to lead the Cleveland Indians to a 2-0 win over the Washington Senators. Reynolds struck out three while allowing two hits and six walks.

Allie Reynolds finished his 13 year career playing for the Indians and the Yankees with a 182-107 mark and tallied 49 saves and posting a 3.30 ERA.

Reynolds was part of the 1940 and 1941 Cedar Rapids Raiders teams. The 1940 Raiders squad finished 74-51. Cedar Rapids defeated Springfield (3-0) in the opening round and the topped Decatur (3-1) to win the Three-I League championship. Allie Reynolds posted a 12-7 record and a 3.59 ERA in 1940.

The 1941 Raiders finished 72-49 under manager Ollie Marquardt. Cedar Rapids defeated Springfield (3-1) in the opening round of the playoffs and then topped Decater (3-2) in a five game series for the…

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