Jim Rapoport (
Tony Cruz (
Tyler Herron (
Post game: link
The Sharks fall to 14-13-1 and are
one game back of
No games scheduled for Monday.
Also participating: Blake King (
Arizona Fall League
No games Sunday, Peoria Saguaros
Tyler Greene (
Steven Hill (Palm Beach-taxi squad) is batting .276 with three doubles, one home run, five RBIs, four runs, .343 OBP, .483 SLG, and .826 OPS in eight games.
Brett Wallace (
Adam Ottavino (
Tyler Norrick (
Brad Furnish (
Justin Fiske (
AFL notebook: link
Wallace was also named our Scout.com 2008 Cards Minors Rookie Hitter of the Year: link
Mexican Pacific League
Hugo Castellanos (Memphis-free agent): Entered in the sixth and pitched the final inning. Allowed no hits or runs, one intentional walk, and struck out one. (ground out-fly out: 1-1)
Former Cardinal prospect Reid Gorecki drove in two of the three Navojoa runs.
Obregon fell behind mid-game and lost 3-1 to Navojoa in game 1 of a doubleheader: link
Hugo Castellanos (Memphis-free agent): Entered in the fifth and pitched to three batters. He struck on one, hit another, and got the other batter to ground out.
Obregon scored two in the sixth to send it into extras and lost to Navojoa 4-3 in the bottom of the eight in game 2 of a doubleheader: link
League takes Monday off, Obregon visit Guasave Tuesday @ 7:30pm MST.
Francisco Rivera (Quad
Cities): Currently on the
Jason Motte (
David Freese (
Rico Washington (Memphis-free agent): Did not play for Caribes.
Ex-Cardinal farmhands Mike Smith and Jose Garcia combined gave up 12 hits, ten runs (nine earned), four walks, one home run and only struck out two in the first 4.2 innings.
Caribes was beat on by
Caribes (6-10) visits La Guaira (6-10) Monday @ 7:30pm VST.
Aragua scored the winning run in the bottom of the tenth beating La Guaira 5-4: link
Aragua (6-8) takes Monday off,
Ron Flores (Memphis-free agent): Entered in the eighth and pitched to three batters. He gave up a solo home run and struck the other two out. (inherited runners-scored:1-1)
Margarita squeaked by in a slugfest beating Zulia 21-17: link
Margarita (7-11) takes Monday and
Tuesday off, visits
Bravos de Margarita organization fired manager Phil Regan. At this time it does not affect Cardinals' Minor League Hitting Coordinator Dan Radison's status with the team: link
Ex-Cardinals farmhand Jeremy Cummings will be joining Magallanes on December 1.
Cesar Izturis (St. Louis-free agent): Expected to join Lara sometime in November.
Mark Worrell (
Venezuelan Parallel League
Ted Obregon (GCL) is batting .371 with one double, one triple, six runs, .450 OBP, and .457 SLG in 13 games.
Roberto Perez (VSL) is batting .355 with two doubles, one home run, seven RBIs, six runs, .429 OBP, and .516 SLG in 11 games.
Alberto Rivero (VSL) is batting .333 with four doubles, seven RBIs, four runs, .367 OBP, and .481 SLG in eight games.
Billy Bolivar (VSL) is batting .321 with one double, one home run, three RBIs, six runs, .472 OBP, and .464 SLG in 12 games.
Limbert Rivas (VSL) is batting .280 with one double, one home run, five RBIs, three runs, .357 OBP, and .440 SLG in 12 games.
Javier Avendano (VSL) has made four appearances (three for starts) posting a 0.61 ERA. He's Allowed 12 hits, three runs (one earned), four walks, and struck out ten over 14.2 innings.
Geney Rios (VSL) has made three starts posting a 3.65 ERA. He's allowed ten hits, five earned runs, one home run, five walks, and struck out seven over 12.1 innings.
Yonathan Gonzalez (VSL) has made three starts posting a 1-1 record and 2.61 ERA. He's allowed ten hits, five runs (three earned), five walks, and struck out six over 10.1 innings.
Fabian Marquez (VSL) has made four relief appearances posting a 3-0 record and 0.79 ERA. He's allowed seven hits, one earned run, one home run, two walks, and struck out ten over 11.1 innings.
Francisco Guzman (VSL) has made seven relief appearances posting a 1-2 record, 1.50 ERA, and eanred four saves. He's allowed seven hits, four runs (one earned), four walks, and struck out two over six innings.
Various others (nobody I felt worth noting from Caribes team):
Domnit Bolivar (Quad Cities) is batting .367 with three doubles, one triple, two home runs, ten RBIs, six runs, .429 OBP, and .733 SLG in 11 games.
Jose Garcia (
Jose Calero (GCL) has made six relief appearances posting a 1-1 record and 3.09 ERA. He's allowed 14 hits, five runs (four earned), four walks, and struck out seven over 11.2 innings.
Pablo Ortiz (GCL) has made five relief appearances posting a 2-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and earned two saves. He's allowed two hits, no runs, four walks, and struck out eight over seven over seven innings.
Deimer Bier (VSL) has made five relief appearances posting a 1-0 record and 0.00 ERA. He's allowed no hits or runs, four walks, and struck out six over 4.2 innings.
Aragua (11-5) @ Magallanes (9-6)
Caribes (12-3) @
Amaury Marti (
D'Angelo Jimenez (Memphis-free agent): Started at third base and batted 9th. 2-for-3 with one double, one run, one walk, and one strikeout (swinging).
Ex-Cardinal Jorge Sosa had another great start giving up only one hit, walking four, and striking out one over six innings for Licey.
Licey scored late in the game as they won 7-3 over Escogido: link
Licey (8-7) take Monday off, visit Aguilas (6-8) Tuesday @ 8:00pm AST.
Luis Perdomo (
Aguilas traded runs with Gigantes in the later innings and ended up winning 10-7: link
Aguilas (6-8) visits Estrellas (2-12) Monday @ 9:00pm AST.
Casey Rowlett (
Puerto Rican League
Gigantes de Carolina, managed by Jose Oquendo (St. Louis) featuring P.J. Walters (Memphis) and Bryan Anderson (Memphis) open Thursday at Santurce, which have Rigoberto Lugo (Batavia) listed on their roster, @ 7:35 pm AST. This is the only game scheduled for opening day.
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