Cardinals Winter League Notebook: 10/09/11

Jermaine Curtis doubled and scored in Mexico, two Cards pitched in Arizona and Team USA rained out.

Results from games played Saturday, October 8.

World Cup/Pan Am


Curt Smith (former Springfield-Netherlands) started at first base and batted fourth.  2-for-4 with one double, two RBIs, one walk, and one sac fly.


Canada beat Netherlands 5-4


Tony Granadillo (former New Jersey-Venezuela) started at third base and batted seventh.  1-for-2 at the plate.

Yonathan Sivira (former Quad Cities-Venezuela) started in centerfield and batted ninth.  2-for-2 at the plate.


Australia beat Venezuela 15-0 in 5 innings


Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Nicaragua) started at third base and batted seventh.  0-for-2 with one ground into double play.


Juan Richardson (former Springfield-Dominican Republic) started at third base and batted fourth.  2-for-3 with two RBIs, three runs, one walk, and one strikeout.


Dominican Republic beat Nicaragua 16-1


USA and Panama was postponed due to rain and will be made up on Monday: USA Baseball Official Site


Sunday's Games:

USA (3-2) visits Canada (5-1) @ 2:00 PM

Greece (0-5) visits Japan (1-5) @ 2:00 PM

Australia (3-3) visits Germany (0-6) @ 2:00 PM

Venezuela (4-2) visits Italy (3-3) @ 2:00 PM

Panama (5-0) visits Netherlands (5-1) @ 7:30 PM

Chinese Taipei (0-5) visits Puerto Rico (3-3) @ 7:30 PM

Dominican Republic (3-3) visits South Korea (4-2) @ 7:30 PM

Nicaragua (1-5) visits Cuba (6-0) @ 7:30 PM



Arizona Fall League


Alex Castellanos (former Springfield-Salt River) entered in the ninth as a pinch runner and scored one run.


Salt River beat Mesa 5-4

MLB Official Site Post Game


Oscar Taveras (Quad Cities-Peoria) started in left field and batted ninth.  0-for-3 with one strikeout.

Keith Butler (Palm Beach-Peoria) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck one out. (p-s:13-7)(g/f:0-1)

Justin Wright (Palm Beach-Peoria) entered in the ninth and pitched to six batters.  He allowed two hits, two earned runs, one home run, and two walks. (p-s:35-16)(g/f:0-1)


Surprise beat Peoria 7-1

MLB Official Site Post Game


No Games Scheduled For Sunday



Mexican Pacific League (October 12th)


Jermaine Curtis (Springfield-Mochis) doubled and scored on a wild pitch as Mochis lost an exhibition game 5-4: Mochis Official Site



Venezuelan League (October 12th)


Romulo Ruiz (Batavia-Zulia) went 1-for-1 in a Zulia exhibition game: Zulia Official Site



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