Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 04/27/11

Lance Lynn K's four, Nick Stavinoha drives in winning run in Memphis' walkoff victory. Amaury Cazana doubles and collects three RBIs for new team. Tommy Pham, Ryan Jackson both homer but Springfield comes up one run short in game one. Alex Castellanos knocks in three, Richard Castillo has solid spot start as Springfield splits doubleheader. Palm Beach off and Quad Cities rained out.

Results from games played Tuesday, April 26.
 

Memphis beat Iowa 4-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Jim Rapoport 2-for-4 with one RBI and one walk.

Nick Stavinoha 1-for-5 with one RBI and assisted in one double play.

Ramon Vazquez 2-for-3 with two runs, one walk, and assisted in one double play.

Adron Chambers 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, and grounded into one double play.

Aaron Luna 1-for-1 at the plate.

Donovan Solano 1-for-1 with one RBI and one run.

Lance Lynn started and pitched six innings.  He allowed seven hits, two earned runs, one walk, and struck four out.  0-for-2 at the plate. (p-s:102-65)(g/f:8-4)

Chuckie Fick entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck one out. (p-s:17-9)(g/f:1-1)


Rough Outing:

Matt Carpenter 0-for-3 with one hit by pitch, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Blake King entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits, one earned run, two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck four out for the winning decision (1-0). (p-s:37-19)(g/f:2-0)

 

Boxscore

Memphis Redbirds Official Site Post Game

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

Pueble beat Monclova 12-9

 

Amaury Cazana 3-for-4 with one double, three RBIs, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

 

Former Cardinal:

Nerio Rodriguez (Monclova) started and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed six hits, four earned runs, and one walk for the losing decision (3-3). (p-s:43-26)(g/f:1-1)

 

Boxscore

MiLB Official Site Post Game

 

 

NW Arkansas beat Springfield 4-3 in game one of doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Tommy Pham 1-for-3 with one home run, one RBI, one run, one walk, two strikeouts, and one caught stealing.

Ryan Jackson 1-for-3 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, and two strikeouts.

Jose Garcia 2-for-3 with one run and one stolen base.

Jesse Simpson entered in the seventh and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs. (p-s:6-3)(g/f:0-1)(ir-s:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Eric Duncan 0-for-3 with one strikeout.

Nick Derba 0-for-3 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play.

Kevin Thomas started and pitched five innings.  He allowed six hits, three runs (two earned), one walk, threw one wild pitch, one throwing error, struck two out, and picked one runner off. (p-s:69-39)(g/f:11-0)

Jose Rada entered in the sixth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, one home run, one walk, and struck two out for the losing decision (0-1). (p-s:24-16)(g/f:1-0)

 

Boxscore

 

 

Springfield beat NW Arkansas 3-2 in game two of doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Tommy Pham 1-for-3 with one double and one run.

Matt Adams 1-for-3 with one double and one run.

Alex Castellanos 1-for-3 with one triple and three RBIs (two w/two-outs)

Richard Castillo started and pitched 3.1 innings.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck five out. (p-s:58-39)(g/f:3-1)

Nick Greenwood entered in the fourth and pitched 2.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out for the winning decision (1-0). (p-s:30-22)(g/f:3-2)(ir-s:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Jermaine Curtis 0-for-3 at the plate.

Charles Cutler 0-for-2 with one strikeout.

Niko Vasquez 0-for-2 with one strikeout.

Jose Garcia 0-for-2 at the plate.

Chris Swauger 0-for-2 with one strikeout.

Matt Frevert entered in the seventh and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, one home run, and struck one out. (p-s:20-16)(g/f:1-1)(ir-s:1-0)

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game
Cardinals Corner Post Game

 

 

Palm Beach had day off

 

 

Quad Cities @ Wisconsin was postponed, doubleheader Wednesday

 

Wisconsin Rattlers Official Site Announcement

 

 

Wednesday's Probables

 

Memphis (7-12) has day off

NW Arkansas (9-7) visits Springfield (7-11) @ 12:07 PM - Nick Additon

Fort Myers (11-8) visits Palm Beach (5-14) @ 6:35 PM ET - John Gast

Quad Cities (8-9) visits Wisconsin (5-9) for a doubleheader beginning @ 12:05 PM - Zack Russell, Trevor Rosenthal

 

 

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