Cardinals Winter League Notebook: 10/12/11

Chuckie Fick threw three scoreless innings of relief for Team USA while Matt Adams and Tyler Lyons helped Peoria take an AFL win.

Results from games played Tuesday, October 11.


World Cup/Pan Am


Curt Smith (former Springfield-Netherlands) started at first base and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts.


Netherlands beat South Korea 5-1


Joe Thurston (former St. Louis-USA) started at second base and batted third.  1-for-4 with one run, one walk, and two strikeouts.

Chuckie Fick (Memphis-USA) entered in the fourth and pitched three innings.  He allowed three hits and no runs. (g/f:4-3)


Cuba beat USA 8-7

USA Baseball Official Site Post Game


Tony Granadillo (former New Jersey-Venezuela) started at designated hitter and batted sixth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout

Yonathan Sivira (former Quad Cities-Venezuela) started in centerfield and batted ninth.  0-for-2 with one strikeout.


Panama beat Venezuela 11-4


Wednesday's Games:

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

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

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

Canada (0-1) visits South Korea (0-1) @ 7:30 PM



Arizona Fall League


Matt Adams (Springfield-Peoria) started at first base and batted fourth.  1-for-3 with two runs, one walk, and assisted in two double plays.

Tyler Lyons (Palm Beach-Peoria) started and pitched four innings.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, one walk, and struck three out. (p-s:57-37)(g/f:4-4)


Peoria beat Phoenix 3-2

MLB Official Site Post Game


Alex Castellanos (former Springfield-Salt River) started in right field and batted third.  3-for-3 with one home run, one two-out RBI, three runs, one walk, and two stolen bases.


Surprise beat Salt River 11-4

MLB Official Site Post Game


Wednesday's Games:

Phoenix (3-4) visits Surprise (5-1) @ 12:35 PM MST

Peoria (3-4) visits Mesa (1-6) @ 12:35 PM MST

Salt River (5-2) visits Scottsdale (3-3) @ 6:35 PM MST



Mexican Pacific League


Jermaine Curtis (Springfield-Mochis) started at second base and moved to centerfield, batting leadoff.  1-for-4 with one RBI and grounded into one double play.


Guasave beat Mochis 4-1

LMP Official Site Post Game


Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with one home run, three two-out RBIs, two runs, one walk, allowed one stolen base, and one throwing error.

Hugo Castellanos (former Memphis-Obregon) entered in the eighth and pitched to five batters.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, three walks (one intentional), and threw one wild pitch for the hold (1). (p-s:23-8)(g/f:1-0)(ir-s:2-1)


Obregon beat Navajoa 10-7

LMP Official Site Post Game


Wednesday's Games:

Guasave (1-0) visits Mochis (0-1) @ 7:30 PM MT

Mazatlan (0-1) visits Culiacan (1-0) @ 7:30 PM MT

Hermosillo (0-1) visits Mexicali (1-0) @ 7:30 PM PT

Navojoa (0-1) visits Obregon (1-0) @ 7:30 PM MST



Venezuelan League


Rotations were announced for the first five games with Renyel Pinto (former Memphis-Caribes), Mike Parisi (former St. Louis-Margarita), and Les Walrond (former Memphis-La Guaira) on the schedule: Lider


Wednesday's Games:

Margarita visits Caracas @ 4:00 PM VST

Magallanes visits Zulia @ 4:30 PM VST

Lara visits Aragua @ 5:30 PM VST

La Guaira visits Caribes @ 6:00 PM VST



Dominican League (October 22nd)


Matt Meyer (former Springfield) will pitch for Licey for the first half of the winter: Listin Diario


Hector Luna (former St. Louis) was named Aguilas starting third baseman: Aguilas Official Site



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