Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 07/05/10

The Cardinals farm system went 4-5 as Lance Lynn, Blake King, Adam Reifer, Francisco Samuel, Joe Kelly, Jonathan Rodriguez, Rainel Rosario, Houston Summers, Oscar Taveras, David Medina, Romulo Ruiz, Juan Castillo, Starlin Rodriguez, Luis Pimentel, Cesar Aguilar, and Marlon Sucre starred on Sunday.

Memphis Beat Round Rock 2-1

 

Individual Highlights:

Jim Rapoport 1-for-3 with one run, one walk, one stolen base, and one strikeout.

Ruben Gotay 2-for-4 with one strikeout.

Allen Craig 1-for-4 with one RBI and assisted in one double play.

Donovan Solano 1-for-4 with one double, one run, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.

Lance Lynn started and pitched six innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, three walks, hit one batter, and struck five out for the winning decision (6-6).  0-for-2 with one strikeout at the plate. (p-s:84-52)(g/f:8-4)

Josh Kinney entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the hold (6). (p-s:8-7)(g/f:2-0)

Fernando Salas entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs for the save (13). (p-s:11-8)(g/f:2-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Aaron Luna 0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Eduardo Sanchez entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, and one home run for the hold (2). (p-s:9-8)(g/f:2-1)

 

Former Cardinals:

Brian Esposito 0-for-2 with one walk and one strikeout.

Brad Thompson entered in the fifth and pitched 2.1 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out. (p-s:30-18)(g/f:5-1)(ir-s:1-0)

 

Boxscore

Memphis Commercial Appeal Post Game

 

 

Minatitlan Beat Veracruz 4-3

 

Ivan Bellazetin (Former MiLB Spring Invite) 1-for-3 with one double, one RBI, and one run.

Amaury Cazana (Memphis) 1-for-4 with one two-out RBI.

 

Boxscore

 

 

Springfield Beat Midland 3-2 in 10 Innings

 

Individual Highlights:

Adron Chambers 0-for-4 with two runs, one walk, one stolen base, and one strikeout.

Tony Cruz 1-for-3 with one RBI, one walk, one sac fly, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Matt Carpenter 1-for-4 with one double, one sacrifice, and two strikeouts.

Steven Hill 1-for-4 with one RBI and two strikeouts.

Andrew Brown 1-for-4 with one double.

Tommy Pham 1-for-2 with one RBI, two walks, and was picked off.

Nick Additon started and pitched five innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, three walks,hit two batters,  threw two wild pitches, and struck two out. (p-s:93-51)(g/f:4-6)

Blake King entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, two walks, and struck three out. (p-s:33-15)(g/f:0-2)

Adam Reifer entered in the eighth and pitched two innings.  H e allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the winning decision (3-0). (p-s:29-20)(g/f:3-0)

Francisco Samuel entered in the tenth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk for the save (2). (p-s:20-11)(g/f:2-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Curt Smith 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

 

Boxscore

Springfield Cardinals Official Site Post Game

 

 

Bradenton Beat Palm Beach 5-3

 

Individual Highlights:

Chris Swauger 1-for-4 with one strikeout.

Niko Vasquez 1-for-4 with one strikeout.

Xavier Scruggs 1-for-4 with two strikeouts and assisted in one double play.

Charles Cutler 0-for-4 with two runs.

Alex Castellanos 1-for-3 with one double, one walk, one strikeout, and one outfield assist.

Jarred Bogany 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI.

Colt Sedbrook 0-for-3 with one run.

Joel Pichardo entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs. (g/f:1-0).

 

Rough Outing:

Rest of the team

 

Boxscore

 

 

Burlington Beat Quad Cities 4-1

 

Individual Highlights:

Frederick Parejo 1-for-4 with one strikeout.

Matt Adams 0-for-3 with one walk and assisted in one double play.

Ryde Rodriguez 1-for-4 at the plate.

Ivan Castro 1-for-3 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Alan Ahmady 0-for-2 with one walk and one strikeout.

C.J. Beatty 0-for-2 with one walk.

Joe Kelly started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed three hits, three earned runs, one home run, three walks, struck eight out, and picked two runners off for the losing decision (3-6).(g/f:6-4)

Chris Notti entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out. (g/f:1-0)

 

Rough Outing:

Rest of the team

 

Notes:

The Quad-City Times reports that Jason Stidham will be going in for a MRI today.

 

Boxscore

Quad Cities River Bandits Official Site Post Game

 

 

Tri-City Beat Batavia 8-6

 

Individual Highlights:

Nick Longmire 2-for-5 with one double, one walk, and one outfield assist.

Colin Walsh 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one walk, and grounded into one double play.

Joey Bergman 1-for-4 with one run, one walk, one strikeout, and grounded into one double play.

Jonathan Rodriguez 2-for-4 with one double, one home run, two RBIs, one run, and one strikeout.

Adam Melker 0-for-3 with one RBI and one walk.

Audry Perez 2-for-4 and allowed two stolen bases.

Rainel Rosario 1-for-2 with one home run, one RBI, and one run.

Houston Summers entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and one walk. (g/f:2-4)

 

Rough Outing:

Kevin Siegrist started and pitched three innings.  He allowed three hits, three earned runs, one home run, five walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out. (g/f:3-4)

Chris Corrigan entered in the fourth and pitched two innings.  He allowed five hits, three runs (two earned), hit one batter, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out. (g/f:2-0)

LaCurtis Mayes entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed four hits, two earned runs, one home run, and struck one out for the losing decision (1-1). (g/f:1-0)

 

Boxscore

Tri-City Valley Cats Official Site Post Game

 

 

Johnson City Beat Danville 11-5

 

Individual Highlights:

Oscar Taveras 2-for-4 with one triple, one home run, four RBIs, three runs, one walk, one strikeout, one fielding error, and one outfield assist.

Cody Stanley 2-for-4 with one double, two runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

David Medina 3-for-4 with one double, one triple, one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

Romulo Ruiz 2-for-5 with two RBIs (one w/two-outs) and grounded into one double play.

Cesar Valera 2-for-4 with two doubles, one run, and one throwing error.

Juan Castillo 4-for-4 with one home run, two RBIs, two runs, and on passed ball.

Chris Patterson entered in the fifth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, hit one batter, one balk, and struck two out.

Francisco Guzman entered in the sixth and pitched 2.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, hit one batter, and struck two out for the winning decision (1-0).

Aidan Lucas entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs.

 

Rough Outing:

Cale Johnson started and pitched four innings.  He allowed eight hits, five runs (four earned), two walks, hit one batter, and struck two out. (g/f:5-3)

 

Boxscore

Johnson City Press Post Game

 

 

GCL: Cardinals Beat Astros 10-4 in 10 Innings

 

Individual Highlights:

Starlin Rodriguez 3-for-5 with one double, one triple, three RBIs (two w/two-outs), two runs, one walk, and assisted in one double play,

Luis Pimentel 1-for-4 with one double, three RBIs, two runs, one sac fly, and assisted in one double play.

Jesus Montero 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one run, one walk, one hit by pitch, one strikeout, allowed one stolen base, and picked one runner off.

Sam Tuivailala 1-for-5 with one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Anthony Garcia 1-for-5 with one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Cesar Aguilar entered in the third and pitched three innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, four walks, hit one batter, and struck one out. (g/f:3-3)(ir-s:1-0)

Richard Mendoza entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, hit one batter, and struck two out. (g/f:1-0)(ir-s:1-0)

Ricky Martinez entered in the tenth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk. (g/f:2-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Amaury Castillo started and pitched 2.2 innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned run, two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck three out. (g/f:2-3)

Manuel De La Cruz entered in the eighth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, hit one batter, threw one wild pitch, and struck two out for the blown save (1) and winning decision (1-0). (g/f:1-1)(ir-s:1-1)

 

Boxscore

 

 

VSL: Pirates Beat Cardinals 4-2 in Game One of Doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Breyvic Valera 1-for-2 with one double, one run, and one walk.

Marlon Sucre 1-for-3 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, and two strikeouts.

Limbert Rivas 1-for-2 with one walk and one pickoff error.

Ronnierd Garcia 1-for-3 with one strikeout.

Tharick Martines 0-for-2 with one walk and one strikeout.

Jhohan Avecedo 1-for-2 at the plate.

 

Rough Outing:

Rest of the team

 

Boxscore

 

 

VSL: Pirates Beat Cardinals 5-2 in Game Two of Doubleheader

 

Individual Highlights:

Kevin Gonzalez 1-for-4, two throwing errors, and assisted in one double play.

Marlon Sucre 0-for-3 with one run, one stolen base, and one strikeout.

Jem Argenal 1-for-2 with one double, one run, and one walk.

Gerwuins Velazco 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI.

Hayrich Martina 1-for-3 with one double.

Silfredo Garcia entered in the third and pitched three innings.  He allowed no his or runs, and struck one out. (g/f:4-4)

Kevin Cueto entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs. (g/f:2-1)

 

Rough Outing:

Rest of the team

 

Boxscore

 

 

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