Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 08/24/11

The Cardinals system went 5-2 on Tuesday as Cody Stanley plated four in Quad Cities' win.

Results from games played Tuesday, August 23.

 

MLB Rehab

 

Nick Punto has moved from hitting off a tee to soft toss as he makes his way back from a strained left oblique muscle according to the Cardinals Official Site.  No rehab assignment is expected.

 

 

Memphis beat Albuquerque 8-1

 

Individual Highlights:

Shane Robinson 2-for-4 with two runs and one walk.

Nick Stavinoha 1-for-5 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, and three strikeouts.

Mark Hamilton 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, one hit by pitch, and assisted in two double plays.

Tyler Greene 1-for-4 with two runs, one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Bryan Anderson 3-for-5 with one home run, two RBIs (one w/two-outs), two runs, and one strikeout.

Pete Kozma 2-for-5 with two doubles, three RBIs (two w/two-outs), and assisted in one double play.

Brandon Dickson started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed six hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck eight out for the winning decision (8-9).  2-for-4 at the plate. (p-s:89-64)(g/f:5-4)

Rich Rundles entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs. (p-s:14-9)(g/f:1-2)

David Kopp entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (p-s:8-6)(g/f:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Matt Carpenter 0-for-5 with two strikeouts and one throwing error.

 

Boxscore

Albuquerque Isotopes Official Site Post Game

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

NW Arkansas beat Springfield 5-4

 

Individual Highlights:

Daryl Jones 1-for-5 with one double, two strikeouts, and one outfield assist.

Matt Adams 2-for-4 with one run and one strikeout.

Zack Cox 2-for-3 with two home runs, three RBIs, two runs, and one walk.

Jermaine Curtis 1-for-3 with one run and one walk.

Charles Cutler 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI and threw out one of two runners.

Jeff Lyman entered in the sixth and pitched 2.1 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out. (p-s:35-19)(g/f:1-2)(ir-s:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Eric Duncan 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Jose Garcia 0-for-4 with one strikeout, one throwing error, and one fielding error.

Shelby Miller started and pitched four innings.  He allowed two hits, two earned runs, three walks, one balk, and struck three out. (p-s:67-39)(g/f:4-0)

Jorge Rondon entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, two runs (one earned), and hit one batter for the blown save (4) and losing decision (1-8). (p-s:11-8)(g/f:1-0)

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game

Cardinals Corner Post Game

Springfield News-Leader Post Game

 

 

Palm Beach and Bradenton tied 1-1, game suspended in 3rd inning (to be resumed Wednesday)

 

Starlin Rodriguez 1-for-2 with one two-out RBI.

Greg Garcia 0-for-1 with one hit by pitch.

Kyle Conley 1-for-1 with one walk.

Alan Ahmady 0-for-1 with one hit by pitch.

Adam Melker 1-for-1 with one run.

Domnit Bolivar 1-for-1 at the plate.

Richard Castillo started and pitched two innings.  He allowed two hits and one earned run. (g/f:3-1)

 

Notes:

Kyle Conley sent in a report on his summer to the University of Washington.

 

Boxscore

Palm Beach Cardinals Announcement

 

 

Quad Cities beat Beloit 11-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Mike O'Neill 1-for-4 with two runs, one walk, and two strikeouts.

Colin Walsh 1-for-3 with three runs, two walks, and one strikeout.

Oscar Taveras 3-for-4 with one double, three RBIs, one run, and one walk.

Cody Stanley 3-for-4 with one triple, four RBIs, two runs, and one walk.

Jonathan Rodriguez 1-for-3 with one double, two RBIs, one walk, one hit by pitch, one strikeout, and one unassisted double play.

Nick Longmire 1-for-5 with one home run, two RBIs, and one run.

Packy Elkins 2-for-4 with two runs and one strikeout.

Zack Russell started and pitched five innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, four walks, and struck three out for the winning decision (7-10). (g/f:5-2)

 

Rough Outing:

Geoff Klein 0-for-5 with three strikeouts.

Joey Bergman 0-for-4 at the plate.

Cale Johnson entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, one home run, one walk, threw one wild pitch, one balk, and struck two out. (g/f:3-1)

Hector Corpas entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, two home runs, and struck one out. (g/f:3-0)

 

Notes:

Chris Edmondson moves down to move forward courtesy of the Quad-City Times

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

Batavia beat Williamsport 2-1 in game one of doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Jeremy Patton 2-for-3 with one double, one run, and one throwing error.

David Medina 0-for-1 with one run and two walks.

Casey Rasmus 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one strikeout, and one caught stealing.

Corey Baker started and pitched five innings.  He allowed four hits and one unearned run for the winning decision (5-1). (g/f:8-3)

Danny Miranda entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out for the save (10). (g/f:3-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Garrett Wittels 0-for-3 at the plate.

Romulo Ruiz 0-for-3 with one strikeout and assisted in one double play.

Victor Encarnacion 0-for-2 with two strikeouts and one fielding error.

 

Boxscore

 

 

Batavia beat Williamsport 2-1 in game two of doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Danny Stienstra 3-for-4 with one double, one run, and assisted in one double play.

Jeremy Patton 3-for-4 with two RBIs (one w/two-outs), one strikeout, and assisted in two double plays.

David Medina 1-for-2 with one walk.

Pat Daugherty started and pitched 4.1 innings.  He allowed four hits, no runs, four walks, struck two out, and picked one runner off. (g/f:7-0)

Travis Miller entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out for the winning decision (3-0).

 

Rough Outing:

Casey Rasmus 0-for-3 with one strikeout.

Ethan Cole entered in the fifth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and struck two out. (g/f:3-0)(ir-s:2-0)

 

Notes:

Tony Pecora, Ricky Martinez, Hector Hernandez, Javier Avendano, and Jose Almarante interacted with migrant kids on Tuesday courtesy of The Daily News.

 

Boxscore

Williamsport Cutters Official Site Post Game

The Daily News Post Game

 

 

Johnson City beat Burlington 6-4

 

Individual Highlights:

Breyvic Valera 3-for-5 with one run, two stolen bases, and one caught stealing.

Neal Pritchard 0-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, one sac fly, and two strikeouts.

Tyler Rahmatulla 2-for-5 with one double, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Anthony Garcia 1-for-4 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, and two strikeouts.

Jesus Montero 2-for-4 with one double, one run, one strikeout, one throwing error, and allowed one stolen base.

Roberto Canache entered in the seventh and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck two out for the winning decision (3-1). (g/f:1-1)(ir-s:1-0)

Heath Wyatt entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs for the save (7). (g/f:2-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Roberto De La Cruz 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

David Washington 0-for-3 with one walk and three strikeouts.

Tyrell Jenkins started and pitched five innings.  He allowed four hits, three earned runs, one home run, two walks, struck seven out, and picked one runner off. (g/f:4-3)

Dyllon Nuernberg entered in the sixth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and struck two out. (g/f:2-1)

 

Boxscore

Burlington Royals Official Site Post Game

 

 

GCL: Mets beat Cardinals 4-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Luis Perez 2-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one walk, assisted in one double play, and threw one runner out.

Sam Tuivailala 2-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, one strikeout, and one fielding error.

Dail Villanueva started and pitched five innings.  He allowed three hits, three runs (two earned), one home run, three walks, and struck nine out for the losing decision (1-2). (g/f:4-2)

Cesar Aguilar entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (g/f:3-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Jem Argenal 0-for-4 with one ground into double play.

Dutch Deol 0-for-3 with one strikeout.

Willy Paulino entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits and one earned run. (g/f:1-1)

 

Boxscore

 


Wednesday's Probables

 

Memphis (69-61) visits Nashville (66-65) @ 7:05 PM CT – Adam Ottavino

NW Arkansas (32-25) visits Springfield (24-33) @ 7:07 PM CT – John Gast

Palm Beach (33-23) visits Bradenton (34-20) for a doubleheader beginning @ 5:00 PM ET – Justin Smith, Eric Fornataro

Quad Cities (33-24) visits Beloit (26-31)@ 6:30 PM CT – Seth Blair

Williamsport (37-27) visits Batavia (31-32) @ 7:05 PM ET – Hector Hernandez

Johnson City (40-21) visits Burlington (21-40) @ 7:00 PM ET – Kyle Hald

GCL: Astros (18-33) visit Cardinals (30-23) @ 12:00 PM ET – Stalyn Lopez

DSL Cardinals finished 27-44 and in third place in the Santo Domingo Division

 

 

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