Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 08/14/11

Brandon Dickson strikes out nine over 6 2/3 in Memphis' win. Donovan Solano hits three-run homer in Springfield's second straight victory. Greg Garcia, Domnit Bolivar each drive in two in Palm Beach's fourth consecutive win. Anthony Ferrara K's six over six scoreless in Quad Cities win.

Results from games played Saturday, August 13.

 

Memphis beat Tucscon 5-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Shane Robinson 3-for-4 with one double, one home run, one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

Tyler Greene 2-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, one run, two strikeouts, and assisted in two double plays.

Nick Stavinoha 2-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and assisted in two double plays.

Mark Hamilton 2-for-4 with one run and one walk.

Tony Cruz 1-for-4 with one two-out RBI.

Pete Kozma 2-for-4 with one double, one two-out RBI, and assisted in two double plays.

Brandon Dickson started and pitched 6.2 innings.  He allowed five hits, two earned runs, one home run, two walks, and struck nine out for the winning decision (6-9).  0-for-3 at the plate. (p-s:102-64)(g/f:6-2)

Chuckie Fick entered in the seventh and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (11). (p-s:13-10)(g/f:3-0)(ir-s:3-0)

Victor Marte entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs for the save (22). (p-s:12-7)(g/f:1-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Bryan Anderson 0-for-1 with one strikeout.

 

Former Cardinals:

Jarrett Hoffpauir 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Pedro Feliz 0-for-4 at the plate.

Luis Perdomo entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (p-s:13-9)(g/f:2-0)

 

Boxscore

Memphis Redbirds Official Site Post Game

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

Springfield beat Corpus Christi 8-7 in 12 innings

 

Individual highlights:

Ryan Jackson 1-for-5 with one double, one run, one sacrifice, and assisted in one double play.

Matt Adams 2-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, two runs, one walk, and assisted in one double play.

Eric Duncan 2-for-6 with one two-out RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Zack Cox 3-for-6 with one RBI, one run, and two strikeouts.

Donovan Solano 1-for-6 with one home run, three RBIs, one run, one strikeout, grounded into one double play, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.

Daryl Jones 2-for-6 with one run and two strikeouts.

Charles Cutler 2-for-6 with one double, one run, two strikeouts, and threw out two runners.

Jermaine Curtis 1-for-1 at the plate.

Audry Perez 1-for-1 with one two-out RBI.

Francisco Samuel entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (p-s:12-7)(g/f:2-0)

Jeff Lyman entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (p-s:14-9)(g/f:0-1)

Jordan Swagerty entered in the tenth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, and struck one out. 0-for-1 with one RBI at the plate.  (p-s:20-13)(g/f:1-0)

Samuel Freeman entered in the 11th and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, two walks, and struck two out for the winning decision (2-2). (p-s:34-24)(g/f:4-0)

 

Rough Outing:

John Gast started and pitched 5.2 innings.  He allowed seven hits, five runs (three earned), one home run, two walks, and struck six out. 0-for-2 at the plate. (p-s:100-68)(g/f:6-2)

Scott Schneider entered in the sixth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed four hits, two earned runs, and struck three out. (p-s:28-22)(g/f:1-0)

 

Notes:

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Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game

Cardinals Corner Post Game

 

 

Palm Beach beat Fort Myers 9-5

 

Individual Highlights:

Starlin Rodriguez 2-for-4 with one RBI, two runs, one sac fly, one hit by pitch, one stolen base, and assisted in one double play.

Greg Garcia 2-for-5 with one double, two two-out RBIs, one walk, and one strikeout.

Kyle Conley 0-for-5 with one RBI, one sac fly, and three strikeouts.

Xavier Scruggs 1-for-4 with one run, two walks, two strikeouts, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.

Luis De La Cruz 2-for-5 with one double and two runs.

Niko Vasquez 0-for-2 with one RBI, two runs, two walks, and one sac fly.

Alan Ahmady 2-for-4 with two doubles, two two-out RBIs, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

Domnit Bolivar 2-for-5 with two two-out RBIs, one strikeout, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.

Adam Melker 2-for-4 with one run and one walk.
Daniel Calhoun entered in the sixth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out for the winning decision (3-3). (g/f:2-0)(ir-s:2-0)

Jesse Simpson entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck four out. (g/f:2-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Kevin Siegrist started and pitched three innings.  He allowed four hits, three runs (two earned), two walks, threw one wild pitch, struck four out, and picked one runner off. (g/f:2-2)

Chris Corrigan entered in the fourth and pitched 2.2 innings.  He allowed four hits, two earned runs, two walks, and struck four out. (g/f:1-2)

 

Boxscore

Fort Myers Miracle Official Site Post Game

 

 

Quad Cities beat Wisconsin 6-0

 

Individual Highlights:

Mike O'Neill 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI, two runs, and two walks.

Oscar Taveras 2-for-4 with one double, one run, and one walk.

Geoff Klein 1-for-4 with one double and two two-out RBIs.

Joey Bergman 1-for-4 with two two-out RBIs and one strikeout.

Jonathan Rodriguez 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and two strikeouts.

Anthony Ferrara started and pitched six innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, three walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck six out for the winning decision (11-6). (g/f:7-3)

Justin Edwards entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (g/f:2-0)

Dean Kiekhefer entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, two walks, and struck four out. (g/f:3-0)


Rough Outing:

Cody Stanley 0-for-1 with one strikeout.

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

Vermont beat Batavia 8-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Garrett Wittels 2-for-4 with one strikeout.

Roberto Reyes 2-for-4 with two home runs, two RBIs (one w/two-outs), two runs, and one caught stealing.

Cesar Valera 1-for-3 with one double, one run, and one strikeout.

Ricky Martinez entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed three hits and no runs. (g/f:1-2)

 

Rough Outing:

Romulo Ruiz 0-for-4 with one strikeout and assisted in one double play.

Juan Castillo 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Virgil Hill 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Jonathan Cornelius started and pitched 2.2 innings.  He allowed four hits, three earned runs, one walk, and struck seven out for the losing decision (1-3). (g/f:1-0)

Jose Almarante entered in the third and pitched 2.1 innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, one home run, and struck one out. (g/f:4-2)(ir-s:1-1)

Manuel De La Cruz entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, two earned runs, one home run, and one balk.

Yunier Castillo entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, one walk, and struck two out. (g/f:0-1)

 

Notes:

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Boxscore

Vermont Lake Monsters Official Site Post Game

 

 

Johnson City beat Elizabethton 6-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Matt Williams 1-for-5 with one home run, three RBIs, one run, and one strikeout.

Tyler Rahmatulla 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Anthony Garcia 1-for-3 with one double, one walk, and one strikeout.

Hector Garcia 2-for-4 with one double, one home run, one two-out RBI, two runs, one strikeout, and grounded into one double play.

Jesus Montero 1-for-2 with one double, one run, one walk, and one sacrifice.

Neal Pritchard 3-for-4 with one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Eduardo Hiraldo started and pitched six innings.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, one walk, hit one batter, threw one wild pitch, and struck 11 out for the winning decision (2-2). (g/f:2-4)

Heath Wyatt entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out. (g/f:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Steven Ramos 0-for-5 with one strikeout.

Gary Apelian 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Roberto Canache entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, one home run, and struck two out. (g/f:3-1)

 

Boxscore

 

 

GCL: Mets beat Cardinals 4-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Ildemaro Vargas 0-for-3 with two walks and one stolen base.

Luis Perez 1-for-1 at the plate.

Jem Argenal 1-for-5 with one double, three strikeouts, and assisted in one double play.

Michael Knox 1-for-3 with two walks and one strikeout.

Dutch Deol 0-for-1 with one run, two walks, and one hit by pitch.

Kenny Peoples-Walls 2-for-4 with two two-out RBIs and assisted in one double play.

Cole Brand entered in the fourth and pitched fourth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (g/f:2-1)(ir-s:2-0)

Tyler Melling entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (g/f:2-0)

Brandon Creath entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and picked one runner off. (g/f:2-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Gerwuins Velazco 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

C.J. McElroy 0-for-4 at the plate.

Stalyn Lopez started and pitched 3.2 innings.  He allowed six hits, three earned runs, three walks, and struck three out for the losing decision (1-2). (g/f:4-2)

 

Boxscore

 

 

DSL: Cardinals beat Athletics 9-4

 

Individual Highlights:

Robelys Reyes 3-for-5 with one home run, two RBIs, three runs, one stolen base, one fielding error, and assisted in two double plays.

Daniel Barbuena 1-for-4 with one RBI, and one walk.

Jhohan Acevedo 0-for-3 with two RBIs, one sac fly, and one caught stealing/pickoff.

Amauris Capellan 1-for-3 with two runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

Fernando Baez 2-for-2 with one double, one home run, two two-out RBIs, two runs, one walk, one hit by pitch, and assisted in two double plays.

Jose Pena 1-for-2 with one double, two two-out RBIs, and two walks.

George Araujo 1-for-3 with one double, one run, and one walk.

Juan Bautista started and pitched five innings.  He allowed five hits, two earned runs, three walks, struck three out, and assisted in one double play for the winning decision (3-5). (g/f:9-0)

Anthony De La Cruz entered in the seventh and pitched 2.2 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, three walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck three out for the save (1). (g/f:3-1)(ir-s:3-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Junior Agustin 0-for-4 at the plate.

Hector Salazar entered in the sixth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, two walks, hit one batter, threw two wild pitches, and struck one out. (g/f:0-1)

 

Boxscore

 

 

Sunday's Probables

 

Tucson (55-65) visits Memphis (61-59) @ 6:05 PM CT – Adam Ottavino

Corpus Christi (17-31) visits Springfield (23-25) @ 6:07 PM CT – Mike Blazek

Palm Beach (28-22) visits Fort Myers (19-29) @ 1:05 PM ET – Tyler Lyons

Quad Cities (29-19) visits Wisconsin (19-29) @ 1:05 PM CT – Ryan Copeland

Vermont (28-27) visits Batavia (25-30) @ 1:05 PM ET – Corey Baker

Johnson City (35-17) visits Elizabethton (29-23) @ 7:00 PM ET – Jose Pasen

GCL (26-19) and DSL Cardinals (23-40) are off

 

 

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