Cardinals Winter League Notebook: 10/06/11

Ryan Jackson reached base three times in Peoria's first AFL victory and Team USA won again in the World Cup on Wednesday.

Results from games played Wednesday, October 5.


World Cup/Pan Am


Joe Thurston (former St. Louis-USA) started as designated hitter and batted third.  1-for-4 with two RBIs, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.


USA beat Japan 7-3


Thursday's Games:

Netherlands (3-0) visits Puerto Rico (1-2) @ 2:00 PM

USA (2-1) visits Greece (0-3) @ 2:00 PM

Nicaragua (1-2) visits Australia (0-3) @ 2:00 PM

Venezuela (2-1) visits Dominican Republic (2-1) @ 2:00 PM

Japan (0-3) visits Panama @ 7:30 PM

Canada (3-0) visits Chinese Taipei (0-3) @ 7:30 PM

Italy (2-1) visits Germany (0-3) @ 7:30 PM

Cuba (3-0) visits South Korea (2-1) @ 7:30 PM



Arizona Fall League


Matt Adams (Springfield-Peoria) started at first base and batted fourth.  1-for-5 with one RBI, one run, and two strikeouts.

Ryan Jackson (Springfield-Peoria) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  2-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, and one walk.

Justin Wright (Palm Beach-Peoria) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (p-s:14-11)


Alex Castellanos (former Springfield-Salt River) started in right field and batted third.  0-for-5 with one RBI and one strikeout.


Peoria beat Salt River 13-7


Thursday's Results:

Scottsdale (0-1) visits Salt River (1-1) @ 12:35 PM MST

Surprise (1-0) visits Mesa (0-2) @ 12:35 PM MST

Phoenix (2-0) visits Peoria (1-1) @ 6:35 PM MST – Tyler Lyons (Palm Beach) scheduled to start for Peoria



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