Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 05/29/10

VSL's Ramon Ulacio tossed five shutout innings as Friday's top player. The system went 0-5.

Games played Friday, May 28.


Albuquerque 6 at Memphis (25-22) 5 (11 innings)


The Isotopes took the win at AutoZone Park in the 11th without a hit. Rich Hill took the loss. Amaury Cazana homered and drove in three.


Individual highlights:

Andrew Brown: 3 IP, 1 H, 0 R/ER, BB, 2 K

Pete Parise: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R/ER, K

Josh Kinney: 2 IP, all zeroes

Tyler Greene: 3-for-5, BB, R

Allen Craig: 1-for-4, 2 BB, 2 R, RBI, K

Amaury Cazana: 3-for-6, HR, 3 RBI


Rough outing:

Oneli Perez: 4 IP, 6 H, 5 R/4 ER, 3 BB, 3 K, HR

Rich Hill: 1 IP, 0 H, 1 R, 2 BB, loss

Jim Rapoport: 1-for-5, SB

Daniel Descalso: 1-for-5, R

Matt Pagnozzi: 0-for-3, BB, 2 K




vs. Albuquerque Saturday night.

Ryan Kulik (0-0, 0.00) vs. Josh Lindblom (2-1, 6.70)


Corpus Christi 11 at Springfield (25-22) 4


The visiting Hooks took the series, two games to one. Gary Daley was knocked out in the fourth, down 4-1. Eduardo Sanchez suffered a minor right ankle injury at the end of a rough outing. Roger Clemens' son Koby homered twice on the evening and was one of two Hooks to go 4-for-4.


Individual highlights:

Blake King: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R/ER, 3 K

Daryl Jones (leading off): 2-for-5, R, 2 K

Curt Smith: 2-for-3, 2B, R, 2 RBI

Matt Carpenter: 2-for-4, 2B, R

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


Rough outing:

Gary Daley: 3 2/3 IP, 7 H, 4 R/ER, 1 BB, 2 K, HR, loss

Jason Buursma: 2 1/3 IP, 3 H, 2 R/ER, 2 HR

Eduardo Sanchez: 0 IP, 3 H, 4 R/ER, BB

Casey Mulligan: 1 IP, 2 H, 1 R/ER, BB

Aaron Miles, Aaron Luna: 0-for-4, K

Andrew Brown: 0-for-4, R, BB, 2 K




vs. San Antonio Saturday night.

Brian Broderick (3-5, 5.47 w/ Palm Beach) vs. Simon Castro (3-1, 1.75)


Lakeland 7 at Palm Beach (25-22) 2


Richard Castillo and the Cardinals gave up three in the fourth to erase a narrow 2-1 lead. Lakeland batters pounded out 13 hits.


Individual highlights:

Xavier Scruggs: 2-for-4, 2B, R, K

Domnit Bolivar: 2-for-2, 2B, RBI

Colt Sedbrook: 1-for-3, 2B, BB, R, K


Rough outing:

Richard Castillo: 5 IP, 7 H, 4 R/ 3 ER, 2 BB, 5K, HR, loss

Tony Cruz: 1-for-4, 2 passed balls, error (interference)

Jose Garcia, Devin Shepherd (4 K): 0-for-4

Rich Racobaldo (RBI, K), Jarred Bogany (K, OF assist), Tommy Pham (K): 0-for-3




vs. Lakeland Saturday night.

Mark Diapoules (3-0, 2.90) vs. Adam Wilk (3-2, 3.64)


Burlington 7, Quad Cities (28-20) 1


The Bandits managed just two hits as Jorge Rondon yielded the first six Burlington runs on nine hits in five innings.


Individual highlights:

Mike Blazek: 3 IP, 3 H, 1 R/ ER, 3 BB, 4 K


Rough outing:

Jorge Rondon: 5 IP, 9 H, 6 R/ 2 ER, BB, K, loss

Jason Stidham (3 K), Matt Adams, Ryde Rodriguez (K): 0-for-4




at Burlington Saturday night.

Shelby Miller (1-3, 5.25) vs. Keaton Hayenga (1-1, 8.44)


VSL: Reds 3, Cardinals (2-7) 1


Six losses in a row. The Cardinals held a slim 1-0 lead until two relievers yielded three in the eighth.


Individual highlights:

Ramon Ulacio: 5 IP, 2 H, 0 R/ER, BB, 4 K

Breyvic Valera: 3-for-4


Rough outing:

Alberth Almeida: 2 IP, 1 H, 2 R/ER, BB, K, blown save, loss

Jhonatan Escudero: 1 IP, 1 H, 1 R/ER, K, WP, HBP

Gerwuins Velazco, Tharick Martines: 0-for-4, 2 K




at Mariners Saturday morning.



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