Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 05/10/10

Sunday's Player of the Day Deryk Hooker went five one-hit innings for Quad Cities as the clubs went 2-1.

Games played Sunday, May 9.

 

Round Rock 6, Memphis (13-16) 3

 

The Redbirds lost their third in their last four. After scratching back to tie the game at 2-2 in the fifth, starter Brandon Dickson gave the two runs back in the bottom of the frame. Now a reliever, Rich Hill couldn't hold the home club off, either. The offense went 2-for-11 with runners in scoring position.

 

Individual highlights:

Ruben Gotay: 2-for-5, 2 RBI, K

Mark Hamilton: 2-for-4, 2B

Mark Shorey: 2-for-4, 2B, R

 

Rough outing:

Brandon Dickson: 6 IP, 5 H, 4 R/ER, 3 BB, 5 K, HR, loss

Rich Hill: 2 IP, 4 H, 2 R/ER, 1 BB, 2 K

Daniel Descalso: 0-for-3, BB, K

Tyler Henley, Bryan Anderson: 0-for-4, K

 

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at Round Rock Monday night.

Pitching probables: Evan MacLane (1-3, 4.08) vs. Polin Trinidad (1-0, 3.51)

 

Springfield (15-15) 3 at Arkansas 2

 

The Cardinals scored two in the first on Steven Hill's home run and behind good pitching from David Kopp and Eduardo Sanchez, held on for the win.

 

Individual highlights:

David Kopp: 7 IP, 3 H, 1 R/ER, 2 BB, 3 K, win

Eduardo Sanchez: 1 1/3 IP, 1 H, 0 R/ER, 3 K, save

Adron Chambers: 1-for-3, 2B, R, BB, 2 K

Pete Kozma: 2-for-4, 2B, R, RBI, K

Steven Hill: 2-for-3, HR, 2 RBI, BB, K

Daryl Jones: 1-for-3, BB, SB

 

Rough outing:

Casey Mulligan: 1/3 IP, 2 H, 1 R/ER, K

Curt Smith: 0-for-4, 2 K

Aaron Luna: 0-for-4

Mike Folli: 0-for-4

Antonio DeJesus: 0-for-2

Colt Sedbrook: 0-for-3

 

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at Arkansas Monday night.

Pitching probables: Shaun Garceau (0-5, 3.94) vs. Tim Kiely (2-3, 5.72)

 

Palm Beach (17-11) off

 

Vs. Dunedin Monday night

Pitching probables: Arquimedes Nieto (1-1, 5.84)? vs. TBD

 

Quad Cities (19-12) 4, Clinton 3 (10 innings)

 

Robert Stock's bases-loaded walk ended the game in ten innings. Starter Deryk Hooker was impressive. Leadoff man D'Marcus Ingram led the offense, which had just enough to win despite going a collective 1-for-11 with runners in scoring position.

 

Individual highlights:

Deryk Hooker: 5 IP, 1 H, 0 R/ER, 0 BB, 8 K

Jesse Simpson: 2 1/3 IP, 1 H, 0R/ER, BB, 3 K, blown save, win

D'Marcus Ingram: 2-for-4, HR, 2 RBI, BB

Jason Stidham: 0-for-2, 3 BB, RBI

Ryan Jackson: 2-for-4, 2B, BB

Matt Adams: 1-for-2, 2B

Robert Stock: 0-for-3, 2 BB, R, RBI, throwing error

 

Rough outing:

Scott Schneider: 2 2/3 IP, 1 H, 3 R/ER, 3 BB, 3 K

Niko Vasquez: 0-for-4, 2 K

Edgar Lara: 0-for-5, K

Ryde Rodriguez: 0-for-4, BB, K

 

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Vs. Wisconsin Monday night.

Pitching probables: Kyle Heckathorn (1-2, 4.70) vs. Eric Fornataro (2-2, 3.66)

 

 

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