Games Played Tuesday
Memphis Redbirds (Triple-A) - Season Over
RECORD: 75-67, 2nd place, 8.0 GB
Springfield Cardinals (Double-A) - Season Over
RECORD: 76-64 overall, 2nd place in first and second half
Palm Beach Cardinals (High-A) - Postponed
FLORIDA STATE LEAGUE PLAYOFFS – Game one
The Cardinals match-up with the Daytona Cubs has been postponed due to Daytona's ground crews inability to get the field back into playing shape. The rain started in the bottom of the fifth inning with the visiting Cardinals leading 4-0.
Steven "King of the" Hill homered twice and drove in three runs for the Cardinals before the skies opened up. It was all for not and the game will be played in its entirety on Wednesday.
PLAYOFF RECORD: 0-0
Quad Cities River Bandits (A) - Season Over
RECORD: 68-66 overall, 4th place in first and second half
Batavia Muckdogs (SS) - Pounds State College 10-2
The Muckdogs continue their march toward the playoffs by putting runs on the board in the third through sixth innings and then putting the game away with four runs in the eighth.
The Muckdog attack was led by third baseman Jermaine Curtis who racked up three doubles and drove in three runs. Jose Garcia doubled three times and scored four runs.
Shane Peterson had two hits and is hitting .400 in his last eight games. Charlie Cutler reached base three times with two singles and a walk. Cutler is hitting .370 since August 1st.
With the Jamestown loss, the "Dogs" are 2.5 games up with four to play.
RECORD: 44-26, 1st place, 2.5 GB
Johnson City Cardinals (R) - Season Over
RECORD: 40-25, 2nd place, 0.5 GB
Gulf Coast League Cardinals (R) - Season Over
RECORD: 17-38, 5th place, 16.0 GB
VSL Cardinals (R) - Season Over
RECORD: 31-34, 5th Place, 13.5 GB
DSL Cardinals (R) - Season Over
RECORD: 27-39, Last Place, 15.0 GB
Minor League Pitcher of the Day - Thomas Eager
The Muckdog starter allowed only one run on three hits in five innings of work. Batavia is now 2.5 games up with four games to go.
Minor League Player of the Day - Jermaine Curtis
Threes were wild for Batavia on Tuesday night. Third baseman Curtis doubled three times and drove in three runs.
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