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MWL: Kernels Roster Moves May 7, 2014
Cedar Rapids, IA -- The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Minnesota Twins announce that LHP Derrick Penilla will join the Kernels from Extended Spring Training. Brad Steil, Director of Minor League Operations for the Twins, announced the move.
The Twins selected Penilla in the 15th round of the 2013 First Year Player Draft out of Mount San Antonio Junior College. He pitched in 14 games (one start) with the GCL Twins last season and posted a 1-2 record, 5.40 ERA and 3 saves. In 13.1 IP, he allowed 19 hits and 11 runs (eight earned) with seven walks and 13 strikeouts.
Penilla is active and available for tonights 7:00 pm game at Quad Cities. With todays transaction, the Kernels roster is at the MWL maximum of 25, with five players currently on the DL and one player on the Restricted List.
The Kernels continue a six game road trip tonight at 7:00 pm with games at Quad Cities and Wisconsin. They return to Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium on Monday, May 12th and open a four-game, three-day home stand against the Peoria Chiefs.