Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 04/28/10

Memphis avoids sweep, ends four-game slide. Errors outweigh homers as Springfield drops third straight. Palm Beach wins in extras, their fourth consecutive win as Casey Mulligan gets the save. Quad Cities is doubled up for loss.

Memphis Beat Oklahoma City 9-5

 

Individual Highlights:

Shane Robinson 1-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

Daniel Descalso 2-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one run, two walks, and assisted in one double play.

Allen Craig 1-for-5 with one double, one RBI, one run, and three strikeouts.

Mark Shorey 1-for-3 with one run, two walks, one strikeout, and one fielding error.

Amaury Cazana 3-for-5 with one two-out RBI, one run, and grounded into one double play.

Donovan Solano 1-for-5 with one run, one walk, grounded into one double play, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.

Bryan Anderson 1-for-2 with one double, one two-out RBI, and one run.

Brandon Dickson started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed six hits, five runs (one earned), one home run, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck out eight for the winning decision (1-1). (p-s:105-67)(g/f:7-5)

Oneli Perez entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck out three. (p-s:30-20)(g/f:3-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Ruben Gotay 0-for-5 with two strikeouts.

 

Boxscore

Memphis Redbirds Official Site Post Game

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

NW Arkansas Beat Springfield 6-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Jim Rapoport 2-for-4 with one double and one strikeout.

Steven Hill 1-for-4 with one home run, one two-out RBI, one run, one strikeout, and one passed ball.

Andrew Brown 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, and one run.

Ryan Kulik entered in the fifth and pitched three innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck out three. (p-s:39-24)(g/f:4-2)

 

Rough Outing:

Pete Kozma 0-for-4 with two strikeouts, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.

Curt Smith 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Colt Sedbrook 1-for-4 with one double, one strikeout, one fielding error, one missed catch error, and assisted in one double play.

Adron Chambers 0-for-3 at the plate.

Gary Daley started and pitched four innings.  He allowed six hits, five runs (three earned), one home run, two walks, struck out three, and picked one runner off for the losing decision (2-1). (p-s:69-47)(g/f:7-0)

Chuckie Fick entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  He allowed two hits, one unearned run, one walk, committed one pickoff error, and struck out one. (p-s:35-24)(g/f:4-0)

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game

Springfield News-Leader Post Game

 

 

Palm Beach Beat Bradenton 8-6 In 10 Innings

 

Individual Highlights:

Tommy Pham 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and two walks.

Matt Carpenter 0-for-4 with one RBI and one walk.

Tony Cruz 2-for-5 with one strikeout, one passed ball, and threw out two runners.

Rich Racobaldo 3-for-5 with one double, one run, one stolen base, two strikeouts, one caught stealing, and one outfield assist.

Xavier Scruggs 4-for-5 with one double, one RBI, two runs, one stolen base, and assisted in one double play.

Alex Castellanos 1-for-4 with one double, one run, one sacrifice, and two strikeouts.

Domnit Bolivar 2-for-5 with two doubles, two RBIs (one w/two-outs), one run, one stolen base, two strikeouts, and assisted in one double play.

Francisco Samuel entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (g/f:2-0)

Mark Diapoules entered in the seventh and pitched three innings.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, one home run, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck out two for the winning decision (2-0). (g/f:2-0)

Casey Mulligan entered in the tenth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the save (4). (g/f:0-2)

 

Rough Outing:

Richard Castillo started and pitched five innings.  He allowed nine hits, five earned runs, one home run, three walks, hit two batters, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out. (g/f:5-3)

 

Boxscore

 

 

Kane County Beat Quad Cities 10-5

 

Individual Highlights:

Jason Stidham 1-for-5 with one RBI, one strikeout, and one caught stealing.

Matt Adams 1-for-4 with one double, one run, and one strikeout.

Frederick Parejo 3-for-4 at the plate.

Robert Stock 0-for-4 with one RBI, three strikeouts, and allowed four stolen bases.

Ryan Jackson 2-for-4 with two runs, one strikeout, and one throwing error.

Chris Corrigan entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out. (g/f:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Niko Vasquez 0-for-4 with four strikeouts and one fielding error.

Shelby Miller started and pitched three innings.  He allowed five hits, four runs (two earned), one walk, and struck out five for the losing decision (0-1). (g/f:2-1)

LaCurtis Mayes entered in the fourth and pitched to six batters.  He allowed three hits, three earned runs, one walk, and struck out one. (g/f:0-1)

Chris Notti entered in the fourth and pitched 3.1 innings.  He allowed five hits, three earned runs, three walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck out five. (g/f:3-2)(ir-s:2-1)

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

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