Cedar Rapids Kernels: Minor League, Major FanbaseIt is a river city and that means it's been around for a while. It also means it's probably seen its share of baseball in some form. Cedar Rapids’ latest chapter involves the Twins. The Kernels moved to Iowa from Beloit, Wis. - taking the place of an Angels’ affiliate. Kernels fan David Nelson says its minor league baseball, complete with the minor league feel.