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Kernels' Walker Wins MWL Weekly Award
By Jeff Johnson, Reporter
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Cedar Rapids Kernels outfielder Adam Brett Walker has been named Midwest League Player of the Week for the second time this season.
Walker hit .444 (12 for 27) last week, with four doubles, two triples, three home runs, 13 RBIs, and a 1.074 on-base plus slugging percentage (OPS). In a 23-16 win Sunday at Beloit, Walker had two homers, two doubles and seven runs batted in.
Walker, a third-round pick of the Twins in 2012, also was POW for week of April 22-28.