Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 06/21/10

Former Cardinal drives in three to send Memphis to loss. Eduardo Sanchez closes door to end Springfield's two-game losing streak. Xavier Scruggs, Michael Swinson homers not enough in Palm Beach, Quad Cities losses. Anthony Ferrera pitches five scoreless in Batavia's second straight win. VSL sweeps and DSL off.

College World Series

 

John Gast (6th round-Florida State) entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck two out.  (p-s:22-12)(g/f:0-1)

 

TCU Beat Florida State 8-1

 

Seth Blair (1st round suppl.-Arizona State) and Jordan Swagerty (2nd round-Arizona State) had their game postponed on Sunday due to rain.  Clemson @ Arizona State will play on Monday.

 

 

Prospect League

 

44th round selection Adam Melker (Batavia) and 32nd rounder Ryan Copeland (Johnson City) were listed on the DuPage Dragons roster before signing with the St. Louis Cardinals.

 

49th round selection Bob Revesz (Johnson City) pitched two games of relief for the Slippery Rock Sliders before he signed.

June 11: 1.1 innings, one hit, no runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

June 13: 3.1 innings, three hits, no runs, and two strikeouts.

 

 

New Orleans Beat Memphis 5-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Jon Jay 1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one walk, one stolen base, two strikeouts, one outfield assist, and assisted in one double play.

Daniel Descalso 1-for-4 with one walk, one stolen base, and assisted in one double play.

Bryan Anderson 2-for-3 with one run and one walk.

Kevin Howard 2-for-4 and assisted in one double play.

Jim Rapoport 1-for-4 with one two-out RBI and two strikeouts.

Donovan Solano 1-for-1 with one home run, one RBI and one run.

Rich Hill entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and one walk. (p-s:22-12)(g/f:1-1)

Josh Kinney entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs. (p-s:12-6)(g/f:1-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Allen Craig 0-for-5 with one strikeout.

Joe Mather 0-for-1 with one strikeout.

P.J. Walters started and pitched five innings. He allowed seven hits, four earned runs, two home runs, three walks, hit one batter, and struck two out for the losing decision (1-2). 1-for-2 with one double and one run at the plate. (p-s:93-61)(g/f:6-6)

Andrew Brown entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit , one earned run, two walks, and struck four out. (p-s:40-25)(g/f:0-2)

 

Former Cardinal:

Hector Luna 3-for-5 with one double, one home run, three RBIs (two w/two-outs), one run, and one strikeout.

 

Boxscore

Memphis Redbirds Official Site Post Game

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

Tabasco Beat Minatitlan 3-2 On Saturday

 

Ivan Bellazetin (Former MiLB Spring Invite-Minatitlan) 1-for-4 with one stolen base and one fielding error.

Amaury Cazana (Memphis-Minatitlan) 1-for-4 at the plate.

Ricardo Rincon (Former St. Louis-Minatitlan) entered in the seventh and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs. (p-s:13-8)(g/f:3-1)

 

Boxscore

 

 

Minatitlan Beat Tabasco 7-4 On Sunday

 

Amaury Cazana (Memphis-Minatitlan) 1-for-5 at the plate.

 

Boxscore

 

 

Springfield Beat NW Arkansas 7-6

 

Individual Highlights:

Pete Kozma 3-for-5 with one double, one home run, one RBI, two runs, grounded into one double play, and assisted in two double plays.

Tony Cruz 1-for-4 with one double, two RBIs, two runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

Matt Carpenter 1-for-5 with one double, one RBI, and two strikeouts.

Curt Smith 2-for-4 with one RBI, one strikeout, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.

Adron Chambers 1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one run, and one outfield assist.

Antonio DeJesus 2-for-4 with one RBI, one run, one stolen base, one outfield assist, and assisted in one double play.

Ryan Kulik started and pitched 7.1 innings.  He allowed five hits, three runs (two earned), four walks, hit one batter,  threw two wild pitches, and struck three out for the winning decision (5-1). (p-s:96-56)(g/f:8-6)

Eduardo Sanchez entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs for the save (10). (p-s:11-9)(g/f:1-1)

 

Rough Outing:
Thomas Eager entered in the eighth and pitched to two batters.  He allowed two hits and two earned runs. (p-s:11-6)(ir-s:2-2) 

Adam Reifer entered in the eighth and pitched to five batters.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and hit one batter for the hold (6). (p-s:11-6)(g/f:1-1)(ir-s:1-1)

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

St. Lucie Beat Palm Beach 5-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Chris Swauger 0-for-3 with one RBI, one walk, one sac fly, one strikeout, and one caught stealing.

Colt Sedbrook 1-for-3 with one walk, one hit by pitch, and assisted in four double plays.

Charles Cutler 0-for-3 with two walks.

Xavier Scruggs 3-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, one throwing error, and assisted in three double plays.

Jarred Bogany 1-for-4 with two runs, two stolen bases, one strikeout, and one outfield assist.

Tommy Pham 0-for-2 with one RBI, two walks, one stolen base, one strikeout, and one fielding error.

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

Tyler Norrick entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (g/f:1-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Rich Racobaldo 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Alex Castellanos 0-for-4 with one strikeout, one outfield assist, and assisted in one double play.

Domnit Bolivar 0-for-4 with one strikeout and assisted in one double play.

Brett Zawacki started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed 12 hits, five runs (four earned), two walks, one balk, and struck four out. (g/f:6-8)

 

Boxscore

Palm Beach Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Peoria Beat Quad Cities 12-2

 

Individual Highlights:

Michael Swinson 1-for-3 with one home run, one two-out RBI, two runs, and one walk.

Jason Stidham 1-for-4 with one RBI and two strikeouts.

Niko Vasquez 0-for-3 with one walk.

Devin Goodwin 2-for-3 and one fielding error.

Justin Smith entered in the third and pitched three innings.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, and struck two out. (g/f:2-3)

Jesse Simpson entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out. (g/f:1-4)

 

Rough Outing:

Rest of the team

 

Rehabbing For Chicago Cubs:

Aramis Ramirez 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

Batavia Beat Auburn 10-8

 

Individual Highlights:

Joey Bergman 2-for-4 with one double, one run, one walk, and one fielding error.

Jonathan Rodriguez 1-for-4 with two runs, one walk, one strikeout, and one fielding error.

Victor Sanchez 2-for-3 with two two-out RBIs, two runs, two walks, and one strikeout.

Jon Edwards 3-for-5 with two doubles, one RBI, two runs, and one strikeout.

Pat Biserta 1-for-3 with two RBIs and one run.

Rainel Rosario 1-for-2 with one double and one strikeout.

Matt Valaika 1-for-4 with one double, two RBIs, one run, one walk, one stolen base, and one strikeout.

Mike O'Neill 0-for-4 with one RBI and one sac fly.

Anthony Ferrara entered in the fourth and pitched five innings.  He allowed three hits, no runs, and struck four out for the winning decision (1-0). (g/f:3-8)(ir-s:2-1)

Keith Butler entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck three out for the save (1).


Rough Outing:

Matt North started and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed five hits, six earned runs, three walks, and struck one out. (g/f:1-2)

LaCurtis Mayes entered in the second and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, two runs (one earned), two walks, and struck one out. (g/f:3-1)(ir-s:1-1)

 

Boxscore

 

 

VSL: Cardinals Beat Pirates 15-1 in Game One of Doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Lainer Bueno 2-for-4 with two runs, two walks, one stolen base, and assisted in one double play.

Manuel Marquez 0-for-5 with one RBI.

Marlon Sucre 1-for-4 with one two-out RBI, two runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

Limbert Rivas 3-for-4 with one double, one two-out RBI, four runs, one walk, and one stolen base.

Jem Argenal 2-for-4 with two doubles, two two-out RBIs, three runs, one walk, two strikeouts, and assisted in one double play.

Gerwuins Velazco 1-for-4 with one double, two RBIs (one w/two-outs), one run, one walk, and threw out one runner.

Jhohan Acevedo 1-for-4 with one double, one run, one walk, one strikeout, and one outfield assist.

Tharick Martines 1-for-3 with two two-out RBIs, one run, one walk, one hit by pitch, and one strikeout.

Jose Gomez 3-for-3 with one double, one RBI, one run, and two walks.

Silfredo Garcia started and pitched five innings.  He allowed five hits, one earned runs, and struck two out for the winning decision (1-2). (g/f:7-4)

Geudy Guerra entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (g/f:3-2)

 

Boxscore

 

 

VSL: Cardinals Beat Pirates 4-3 in Game Two of Doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Lainer Bueno 2-for-3 with one RBI, one walk, and one caught stealing.

Gerwuins Velazco 1-for-2 with one run and one walk.

Jhohan Acevedo 2-for-2 with one RBI, one run, and one sacrifice.

Jose Gomez 1-for-2 with one triple, two RBIs, one run, one intentional walk, one throwing error, one passed ball, and allowed five stolen bases.

Jhonatan Escudero started and pitched four innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, and struck one out. (g/f:4-6)

Anderson Gerdel entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, threw one wild pitch, and struck four out for the save (2). (g/f:3-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Manuel Marquez 0-for-3 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play.

Marlon Sucre 0-for-3 at the plate.

Limbert Rivas 0-for-3 with one pick off.

Jackson Solarte entered in the fifth and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, three earned runs, and one walk for the winning decision (1-0). (g/f:2-1)

 

Boxscore

 

 

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