Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 09/02/11

Nick Additon strikes out five over six scoreless as Memphis wins. Charles Cutler triples, homers, and drives in four runs as Springfield claims victory. Kevin Siegrist strikes out ten over six innings in Palm Beach's win. Joey Bergman, Packy Elkins each knock in two runs as Quad Cities wins second straight. Johnson City knots best-of-three playoff series at one game each.

Results from games played Thursday, September 1.

 

MLB Rehab

 

Adam Wainwright is planning to throw his first bullpen session in the next few weeks.

 

 

Memphis beat Albuquerque 6-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Adron Chambers 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

Tyler Greene 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, two strikeouts, and one caught stealing.

Nick Stavinoha 1-fdor-4 with one double, two two-out RBIs, one run, and one strikeout.

Mark Hamilton 1-for-2 with one two-out RBI, one run, two runs, and one strikeout.

Bryan Anderson 1-for-3 with one double, one RBI, and one run.

Pete Kozma 1-for-2 with one double, one run, one intentional walk, one sacrifice, and one fielding error.
Nick Additon started and pitched six innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, three walks, and struck five out for the winning decision (4-8).  0-for-2 with one strikeout at the plate. (p-s:105-65)(g/f:5-5)

Jess Todd entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (7). (p-s:8-5)(g/f:0-2)

Bryan Augenstein entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, and struck two out. (p-s:22-15)(g/f:0-1)

Victor Marte entered in the ninth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the save (30). (p-s:3-3)(ir-s:2-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Andrew Brown 0-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts.

David Kopp entered in the ninth and pitched to six batters.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, one walk, and struck one out. (p-s:23-14)(g/f:1-0)

 

Former Cardinals Draft Choice:

Kyle Russell 1-for-4 with one double and one run.

 

Notes:

Former Memphis Redbird Brad Thompson will begin his comeback from Tommy John surgery in the Dominican league this winter after signing a contract to pitch with Licey.

 

Boxscore

Memphis Redbirds official Site Post Game

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

Springfield beat Tulsa 7-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Jose Garcia 4-for-5 with three runs, one stolen base, one strikeout, one caught stealing, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.

Charles Cutler 3-for-5 with one triple, one home run, four RBIs (one w/two-outs), three runs, one strikeout, and grounded into one double play.

Donovan Solano 1-for-4 with one double, one two-out RBI, and assisted in one double play.

Chris Swauger 1-for-4 with one RBI.

Joe Kelly started and pitched six innings.  He allowed six hits, three runs (two earned), one home run, one walk, and struck two out for the winning decision (6-4).  1-for-3 with one run at the plate.  (p-s:87-57)(g/f:15-1)

Jorge Rondon entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck two out. (p-s:21-10)(g/f:0-1)

Samuel Freeman entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck two out. (p-s:18-10)(g/f:0-1)

Jeff Lyman entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs. (p-s:13-10)(g/f:0-2)

 

Rough Outing:

Jermaine Curtis 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Daryl Jones 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Jim Rapoport 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Palm Beach beat St. Lucie 5-4

 

Individual Highlights:

Domnit Bolivar 2-for-4 with one double, one stolen base, and one strikeout.

Xavier Scruggs 1-for-4 with one double, two strikeouts, and one missed catch error.

Rainel Rosario 3-for-3 with one double, two runs, one hit by pitch, and one stolen base.

Roberto Stock 2-for-3 with one double, two RBIs, and one sacrifice.

Niko Vasquez 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one sacrifice, and one strikeout.

Adam Melker 1-for-4 with one RBI, two strikeouts, and one outfield assist.

Kevin Siegrist started and pitched six innings.  He allowed six hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck ten out. (g/f:5-2)

Keith Butler entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck two out for the save (11). (g/f:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Ted Obregon 0-for-5 with one strikeout.

Kyle Conley 0-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts.

Justin Smith entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed three hits, three earned runs, one home run, one walk, and struck two out for the blown save (2) and winning decision (4-8). (g/f:2-1)

 

Boxscore

Palm Beach Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Quad Cities beat Clinton 8-5

 

Individual Highlights:

Kolten Wong 1-for-2 with one home run, one RBI, two runs, two walks, one hit by pitch, and assisted two double plays.

Nick Longmire 1-for-4 with one run, one walk, one stolen base, and two strikeouts.

Jonathan Rodriguez 0-for-2 with one RBI, one run, two walks, one strikeout, and assisted in four double plays.

Cody Stanley 0-for-3 with one RBI, one sac fly, one strikeout, and one passed ball.

Joey Bergman 3-for-3 with two doubles, two two-out RBIs, three runs, and one walk.

Mike O'Neill 2-for-3 with one RBI and one sacrifice.

Packy Elkins 2-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs.

Ronny Gil 2-for-4 with one run and one strikeout.

Drew Benes entered in the sixth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and one walk for the hold (2). (g/f:1-2)(ir-s:1-0)

Aidan Lucas entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck three out for the save (11). (g/f:2-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Oscar Taveras 0-for-4 with one strikeout and was picked off.

Boone Whiting started and pitched 5.1 innings.  He allowed eight hits, five earned runs, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck four out for the winning decision (5-2). (g/f:6-3)

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

State College beat Batavia 7-5

 

Individual Highlights:

Jeremy Patton 3-for-4 with one double and two runs.

David Medina 1-for-4 with one double, one run, and two strikeouts.

Reggie Williams 1-for-3 with one home run, four RBIs, one run, one sac fly, and one strikeout.

Danny Stienstra 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one caught stealing, and assisted in one double play.

Javier Avendano entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (g/f:0-1)

Kevin Jacob entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (g/f:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Garrett Wittels 0-for-4 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play.

Casey Rasmus 0-for-3 with one strikeout, two passed balls, and threw out one of five runners.

Virgil Hill 0-for-1 with one strikeout.

Pat Daugherty started and pitched 4.1 innings.  He allowed eight hits, five earned runs, one walk, struck five out, and picked one runner off for the losing decision (3-5). (g/f:5-1)

Yunier Castillo entered in the fifth and pitched to four batters.  He allowed two earned runs, one walk, and hit three batters. (ir-s:1-1)

Adam Bileckyj entered in the fifth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck one out. (g/f:2-0)(ir-s:3-1)

 

Boxscore

State College Spikes Official Site Post Game

 

 

Johnson City beat Danville 7-4

 

Individual Highlights:

Breyvic Valera 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI, two runs, one walk, and one stolen base.

Matt Williams 1-for-4 with two two-out RBIs.

Gary Apelian 2-for-3 with one run, one hit by pitch, and one fielding error.

Anthony Garcia 1-for-3 with one double, one RBI, one run, and two strikeouts.

David Washington 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, two runs, and one strikeout.

Kyle Hald started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed seven hits, three earned runs, two walks, and struck seven out for the winning decision (1-0). (g/f:5-5).

Heath Wyatt entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, hit one batter, and struck one out for the save (1). (g/f:2-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Tyler Rahmatulla 0-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts.

Roberto De La Cruz 0-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts.

Jonathan Keener 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Logan Billbrough entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits and one earned run. (g/f:0-2)

 

Boxscore

Johnson City Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Friday's Probables

 

Nashville (70-70) visits Memphis (74-65) @ 7:05 PM CT – Mike Blazek

Springfield (29-37) visits Tulsa (34-32) @ 7:05 PM CT – Shelby Miller

St. Lucie (33-33) visits Palm Beach (36-29) @ 6:35 PM ET – Arquimedes Nieto

Batavia visits Auburn for a doubleheader beginning @ 5:05 PM ET – Ryan Sherriff, Todd McInnis

Danville visits Johnson City @ 7:00 PM ET – Eduardo Hiraldo

GCL Cardinals finished 31-24 and second in the East Division

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

 

 

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