Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 07/06/11

Adron Chambers drives in three as Memphis goes down late. John Gast K's six and picks off two over seven in Springfield win. Arquimedes Nieto and Richard Castillo combine for five scoreless in Palm Beach loss. Victor Sanchez knocks in two runs in Quad Cities victory. Kyle Hald K's 11 over six in Johnson City win.

Results from games played Tuesday, July 5. 

 

MLB Draft

 

Kyle Arnsberg (40th round selection-Victoria/Texas Collegiate Baseball League) 0-for-4 with one strikeout, one error, and allowed one stolen base.

 

Coppell beat Victoria 10-3

 

Chris Constantino (43rd round selection-Laconia/New England Baseball League) started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, three walks, and struck four out for the winning decision (1-3). (p-s:106-63)

 

Laconia beat North Shore 3-1 on Sunday

 

Chris Constantino 1-for-4 with one hit by pitch and two strikeouts.

 

Old Orchard Beach beat Laconia 4-2 on Monday

 


Nashville beat Memphis 9-8

 

Individual Highlights:

Tyler Greene 1-for-4 with one double, two runs, one walk, one hit by pitch, one stolen base, and two strikeouts.

Gerald Laird 2-for-4 with one double, one two-out RBI, one run, one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Matt Carpenter 1-for-2 with one run, three walks, and assisted in one double play.

Aaron Luna 3-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, and one walk.

Bryan Anderson 0-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one run, two walks, one strikeout, and was picked off.

Adron Chambers 2-for-5 with one double, three two-out RBIs, one run, and two strikeouts.

 

Rough Outing:

Nick Additon started and pitched five innings.  He allowed six hits, four earned runs, two home runs, one walk, and struck four out.  1-for-2 with one two-out RBI and one sacrifice at the plate. (p-s:89-65)(g/f:5-3)

Bryan Augenstein entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, one home run, and one walk for the hold (4). (p-s:31-17)(g/f:2-1)

Pete Parise entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, one walk, and struck two out for the blown save (2). (p-s:27-14)(g/f:0-1)

Cory Rauschenberger entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out for the losing decision (4-2). (p-s:31-12)(g/f:2-1)

 

Boxscore

Nashville Sounds Official Site Post Game

 

 

Saltillo beat Monclova 6-0 on Sunday

 

Amaury Cazana 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

 

Boxscore

 

 

Springfield beat Midland 5-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Jose Garcia 2-for-3 with two runs, two walks, four stolen bases, and assisted in one double play.

Ryan Jackson 1-for-5 with one double, one two-out RBI, three strikeouts, one missed catch error, and assisted in one double play.

Matt Adams 0-for-3 with one RBI, one intentional walk, two strikeouts, and assisted in one double play.

Zack Cox 1-for-3 with one run and one walk.

Audry Perez 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI and one sacrifice.

Charles Cutler 1-for-4 with one RBI and one run.

Chris Swauger 1-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one stolen base, one strikeout, and one fielding error.

John Gast started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed five hits, three runs (one earned), four walks, struck six out, and picked two off for the winning decision (1-0). (p-s:104-63)(g/f:10-2)

Nick Greenwood entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out for the hold (11). (p-s:13-9)(g/f:1-1)

Jorge Rondon entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck two out for the save (5). (p-s:21-9)(g/f:1-0)

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Bradenton beat Palm Beach 5-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Alan Ahmady 2-for-4 at the plate.

Rainel Rosario 0-for-3 with one RBI, one sac fly, and grounded into one double play.

Domnit Bolivar 1-for-4 with one double.

Arquimedes Nieto entered in the fifth and pitched three innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, hit one batter, and struck three out. (g/f:5-1)

Richard Castillo entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck three out. (g/f:1-2)

 

Rough Outing:

Starlin Rodriguez 0-for-4 at the plate.

Xavier Scruggs 0-for-3 and one pickoff error.

Edgar Lara 0-for-3 with one ground into double play.

Justin Smith started and pitched four innings.  He allowed nine hits, five earned runs, one walk, hit two batters, threw two wild pitches, and struck three out for the losing decision (1-6). (g/f:1-5)

 

Boxscore

Palm Beach Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Quad Cities beat Kane County 10-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Kolten Wong 2-for-5 with two RBIs, one strikeout, and one caught stealing.

Ronny Gil 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, one sacrifice, one strikeout, and grounded into one double play.

Jonathan Rodriguez 2-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, three runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

Chris Edmondson 1-for-5 with two runs and one strikeout.

Nick Longmire 2-for-5 with two RBIs and two runs.

Victor Sanchez 3-for-5 with one double, two RBIs and two runs.

Kleininger Teran 0-for-2 with two walks and one sacrifice.

Packy Elkins 0-for-2 with one two-out RBI and two walks.

Anthony Ferrara started and pitched 5.2 innings.  He allowed five hits, two earned runs, one home run, three walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck seven out for the winning decision (7-4). (g/f:4-6)

Iden Nazario entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs. (g/f:0-2).

 

Rough Outing:

Justin Edwards entered in the sixth and pitched 2.1 innings.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and one home run. (g/f:7-0)(ir-s:3-0)

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

Batavia beat Mahoning Valley 2-1

 

Individual Highlights:

Mike O'Neill 1-for-4 with one double and one strikeout.

Virgil Hill 1-for-3 with one home run, two RBIs and one run.

Jose Almarante started and pitched six innings.  He allowed five hits, one earned run, and struck four out. (g/f:9-2)

Ricky Martinez entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk for the winning decision (1-2). (g/f:3-2)

Danny Miranda entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out for the save (5). (g/f:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Roberto Reyes 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.

Jeremy Patton 0-for-3, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.

Juan Castillo 0-for-3 at the plate.

Garrett Wittels 0-for-3 and assisted in one double play.

 

Boxscore

 

 

Johnson City beat Bluefield 7-6

 

Individual Highlights:

Tyler Rahmatulla 1-for-5 with one home run, three RBIs, one run, one strikeout, and grounded into one double play.

Neal Pritchard 1-for-3 with one RBI, one sac fly, and one strikeout.

Gary Apelian 2-for-4 with one RBI and one run.

David Washington 2-for-3 with one double, one RBI, one run, one walk, and grounded into one double play.

Steven Ramos 2-for-4 with one RBI, two runs, and two stolen bases.

Kyle Hald started and pitched six innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, one home run, and struck 11 out for the winning decision (1-0). (g/f:2-2)

Michael Santana entered in the ninth and pitched to two batters.  He allowed no hits or runs, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out for the save (1). (g/f:1-0)(ir-s:2-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Kolby Byrd 0-for-4 at the plate.

Ryan Sherriff entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed three hits, three earned runs, one walk, and struck two out. (g/f:2-0)

Manuel De La Cruz entered in the ninth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed no hits, one unearned run, one walk, and hit one batter. (g/f:1-0)(ir-s:3-2)

 

Boxscore

 

 

GCL Cardinals had day off

 

 

DSL: Brewers @ Cardinals postponed due to rain

 

 

Wednesday's Probables

 

Memphis (45-40) visits Nashville(39-46) @ 7:05 PM CT - Maikel Cleto

Springfield (4-8) has day off

Bradenton (8-5) visits Palm Beach (8-5) @ 6:35 PM ET - Carlos Martinez

Quad Cities (5-7) visits Burlington (5-7) @ 6:30 PM CT - Ryan Copeland

State College (5-14) visits Batavia (9-10) @ 7:05 PM ET - Seth Maness

Johnson City (12-3) visits Bluefield (7-8) @ 7:00 PM ET - Eduardo Hiraldo

GCL: Astros (3-10) visit Cardinals (5-6) @ 12:00 PM ET - Victor DeLeon

DSL: Cardinals (10-21) visits Athletics (10-21) @ 10:30 AM ET - Johnny Polanco

 

 

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