This date in Kernels alumni history – October 3, 1999 – Jarrod Washburn (Cedar Rapids Kernels – 1995)
On October 3, 1999, Jarrod Washburn (Cedar Rapids Kernels– 1995) worked 8 2/3 shutout innings to lead the Angels to a 1-0 win over the Texas Rangers on the final day of the season. Washburn struck out seven while allowing five hits in the victory.
Jarrod Washburn has posted a 107-109 record with a 4.10 ERA during his 12 year MLB career playing for the Angels, Mariners and Tigers.
Jarrod Washburn posted a 0-1 record with a 3.44 ERA and 20 strike outs in 18 1/3 innings of work for the 1995 Cedar Rapids Kernels team. The Kernels finished in 3rd place with a 76-62 record under manager Tom Lawless. Quad Cities defeated the Kernels in the opening round of the playoffs.