Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 06/22/11

Donovan Solano, Bryan Anderson, and Adron Chambers each drive in three runs in Memphis' second straight win. Amaury Cazana knocks in four runs in Mexico. Alex Castellanos collects two RBIs but Springfield is thumped. Eric Fornataro strikes out eight over six scoreless in Palm Beach win. Starlin Rodriguez drives in two in MWL All-Star game win.

Results from games played Tuesday, June 21. 

 

Memphis beat Iowa 13-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Jim Rapoport 1-for-4 with two runs, two walks, one strikeout, and grounded into one double play.

Tyler Greene 2-for-5 with one double, one two-out RBI, one run, one walk, and assisted in one double play.

Nick Stavinoha 3-for-6 with one double, one run, and assisted in one double play.

David Freese 1-for-3 with one double and one run.

Matt Carpenter 2-for-2 with one double, one RBI, two runs, and one walk.

Daryl Jones 1-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, two walks, and three strikeouts.

Donovan Solano 2-for-4 with one double, three RBIs, two runs, two walks, and assisted in one double play.

Bryan Anderson 1-for-5 with one home run, three RBIs, one run, and allowed one stolen base.

Adron Chambers 2-for-4 with two home runs, three RBIs, two runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

P.J. Walters started and pitched 7.2 innings.  He allowed nine hits, three earned runs, one walk, and struck five out for the winning decision (6-3).  1-for-5 at the plate. (p-s:116-72)(g/f:5-5)

Jess Todd entered in the eighth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out. (p-s:18-12)(g/f:1-0)

 

Boxscore

Iowa Cubs Official Site Post Game

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

Monclova beat Laguna 6-4

 

Amauary Cazana 3-for-4 with one home run, four two-out RBIs, and two runs.

 

Boxscore

 

 

Arkansas beat Springfield 17-6

 

Individual Highlights:

Nick Punto 3-for-4 with one double, one two-out RBI, and one run.

Charles Cutler 1-for-1 at the plate.

Eric Duncan 2-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, two runs, and two strikeouts.

Steven Hill 1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one run, and three strikeouts.

Zack Cox 0-for-4 with one RBI, two strikeouts, and one fielding error.

Alex Castellanos 2-for-3 with one home run, two RBIs (one w/two-outs), one run, one hit by pitch, one caught stealing, and one throwing error.

Audry Perez 1-for-4 with one double.

Nick Greenwood entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (p-s:25-17)(g/f:3-2)

Jermaine Curtis entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (p-s:0-2)(g/f:0-2)

 

Rough Outing:

Chris Swauger 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

David Kopp started and pitched 3.1 innings.  He allowed nine hits, nine earned runs, three home runs, two walks (one intentional), hit two batters, threw one wild pitch, and struck two out for the losing decision (2-4). (p-s:91-53)(g/f:4-2)

Brett Zawacki entered in the fourth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed five hits, three earned runs, hit one batter, and struck two out. (p-s:30-19)(g/f:1-2)

Samuel Freeman entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, five unearned runs, one home run, one walk, and struck one out. (p-s:25-17)(g/f:2-0)

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals official Site Post Game
Cardinals Corner Post Game

 

 

Palm Beach beat Fort Myers 5-0

 

Individual Highlights:

Xavier Scruggs 1-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.

Rainel Rosario 0-for-3 with two runs and one walk.

Edgar Lara 2-for-4 with one double, two runs, and one strikeout.

Adam Melker 1-for-2 with one RBI, one run, and two walks.

Luis De La Cruz 1-for-4 with two RBIs and one strikeout.

Ted Obregon 2-for-4 with two two-out RBIs, one stolen base, and two strikeouts.

Eric Fornataro started and pitched six innings.  He allowed five hits, no runs, four walks, threw two wild pitches, and struck eight out for the winning decision (4-6). (g/f:5-3)

Chris Corrigan entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck two out. (g/f:2-1)

Keith Butler entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out. (g/f:2-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Packy Elkins 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

 

Boxscore

Palm Beach Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Midwest League All-Star Game: West beat East 8-3

 

East:

Cody Stanley 1-for-2 at the plate.

Starlin Rodriguez 1-for-2 with two RBIs and one run.

Trevor Rosenthal started and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (p-s:8-6)(g/f:1-1)

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

Mahoning Valley beat Batavia 2-0

 

Individual Highlights:

Mike O'Neill 2-for-4 with one double and two strikeouts.

Romulo Ruiz 1-for-3 with one double and one walk.

Cesar Valera 1-for-3 with one double, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Javier Avendano started and pitched three innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, two walks, and struck two out. (g/f:3-1)

Corey Baker entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (g/f:1-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Roberto Reyes 0-for-4 with one strikeouts.

Nick Martini 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Iden Nazario entered in the fourth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, on earned run, and one walk for the losing decision (0-1). (g/f:1-2)

Travis Miller entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and struck two out. (g/.f:1-0)

 

Boxscore

Mahoning Valley Scrappers Official Site Post Game

The Daily news Post Game

 

 

Johnson City beat Kingsport 7-6 in 10 innings

 

Individual Highlights:

Steven Ramos 2-for-5 with two RBIs, one run, one sac fly, and one strikeout.

Matt  Williams 1-for-3 with two walks, one sacrifice, two strikeouts, two fielding errors, and one throwing error.

Kolby Byrd 3-for-6 with one double, one RBI, one strikeout, and grounded into one double play.

Trevor Martin 1-for-3 with one run, one intentional walk, two strikeouts, and one fielding error.

Roberto De La Cruz 3-for-5 with one double and one run.

Ronald Castillo 2-for-4 with one double, one triple, one RBI, three runs, one walk, and one stolen base.

Tyrell Jenkins started and pitched five innings.  He allowed five hits, two runs (one earned), one walk, threw one wild pitch, committed one pickoff error, and struck five out. (g/f:4-5)

Dyllon Nuernberg entered in the ninth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one intentional walk, hit one batter, and struck three out for the winning decision (1-0). (g/f:4-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Roberto Canache entered in the sixth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed four hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck two out for the hold (1). (g/f:2-0)

 

Boxscore

Johnson City Press Post Game

 

 

GCL: Astros beat Cardinals 8-7

 

Individual Highlights:

Breyvic Valera 0-for-4 with one RBI, one run, one walk, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.

Ildemaro Vargas 1-for-4 with one triple, one RBI, one run, one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Hector Garcia 2-for-5 with one RBI, one run, two strikeouts, and assisted in one double play.

Sam Tuivailala 2-for-5 with one double, one RBI, and one strikeout.

Gerwuins Velazco 2-for-5 with one double, one throwing error, two passed balls, and allowed one stolen base.

Lance Jeffries 0-for-2 with two runs, three stolen bases, two strikeouts, and one throwing error.

Victor Encarnacion 1-for-3 with one home run, two RBIs, two runs, one walk, one strikeout, and one outfield assist. 

 

Rough Outing:

Michael Knox 0-for-4 with one strikeout. 

Anthony Bryant 0-for-4 with three strikeouts.

 

Boxscore

 

 

DSL: Mariners beat Cardinals 3-0

 

Individual Highlights:

Leobaldo Pina 0-for-2 with one walk and one hit by pitch.

Eduardo Celestino 1-for-4 with one double and one strikeout.

George Araujo 1-for-3 with one double, one hit by pitch, and one strikeout.

 

Rough Outing:

Daniel Barbuena 0-for-4 at the plate.

Fernando Gonzalez started and pitched 4.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, three earned runs, one walk, hit two batters, struck four out, and picked one off for the losing decision (0-2). (g/f:2-3)

Anderson Gerdel entered in the fifth and pitched 3.1 innings.  He allowed three hits, no runs, and struck four out. (g/f:4-0)(ir-s:3-3)

 

Boxscore

 

 

Wednesday Probables

 

Memphis (38-33) visits Iowa (31-41) for a doubleheader beginning at 5:05 PM CT - Brandon Dickson, Bryan Augenstein

Arkansas (36-31) visits Springfield (32-38) @ 7:07 PM CT - Kevin Thomas

Fort Myers (34-35) visits Palm Beach (28-40) @ 6:35 PM ET - Justin Smith

Quad Cities (40-29) off for All-Star break

Batavia (2-3) visits Mahoning Valley (3-2) @ 7:05 PM ET - Hector Hernandez 

Johnson City (1-0) visits Kingsport (0-1) @ 7:00 PM ET - Josh Lucas

GCL: Marlins (2-0) visits Cardinals (0-1) @ 12:00 PM ET - Arturo Toribio

DSL: Red Sox (13-7) visit Cardinals (5-15) @ 10:30 AM ET - Silfredo Garcia

 

 

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