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Cards minors spring game reports – March 20

Friday’s opponents:
New York Mets (Memphis and Springfield at Port St. Lucie with Palm Beach and Quad Cities at home)

Saturday’s opponents: Camp day, so they’ll have to take it out on each other!

defeated Buffalo, 2-1

Memphis pitching

Mitchell Boggs, 3 IP, 3 hits, two K’s

Katsuhiko Maekawa, 2 IP, 3 hits, 1 K

Brandon Dickson earned the win, 2 IP, 3 H,1 unearned run, 0 BB, 1 K

Ian Ostlund one scoreless IP with a K

Francisco Samuel one scoreless IP, with 2 K’s for the save

Memphis hitting

Shane Robinson’s two-run HR provided both Memphis runs; also walked and stole a base

Brandon Yarbrough, 2-for-4

Casey Rowlett (run scored) and Brian Barton both 1-for-4

David Freese played 3rd base, 0-for-2 with a walk

Jarrett Hoffpauir walked twice

tied with Binghamton, 7-7

Springfield pitchers

Adam Ottavino 4 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 K’s

Trey Hearne, 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R

Jared Bradford, 1.2 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 0 BB, 3 K’s

Russ Haltiwanger, 1 IP, 2 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 1 K

Springfield hitters

Daniel Descalso 3-for-4, with a HR, 2 RBIs and a walk

James Rapaport, 2-for-3 with two walks

Tyler Henley 2-for-5 with two RBIs

Donovan Solano 2-for-5, 2 runs scored

Brett Wallace hit a two-run double

Palm Beach defeated St. Lucie, 11-3

Palm Beach pitchers

Thomas Eager was the winner, 2 IP, 1 H, 0 runs

Blake King, 2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 3 K’s

David Carpenter, 2 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 K

Jose Mateo, 2 IP, 2 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 1 K

Adam Reifer struck out the side in his inning of work

Palm Beach hitters

Shane Peterson, 3-for-4, 3 runs, 2B, HR, 2 RBIs and a walk

Colt Sedbrook, 3-for-4, 2 runs, 2B, 2 RBIs and a walk

Oliver Marmol doubled and tripled

Curt Smith two hits, including a double

Jon Edwards two hits and a walk

Paul Vasquez hit a three run HR to start the scoring

Brian Cartie and Aaron Luna both doubled

Quad Cities lost to Savannah, 3-1

Quad Cities pitchers

Arquimedes Nieto and Scott McGregor had identical lines, 2 IP,1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K

Dylan Gonzalez, 2 IP, 2 hits, 1 ER, 0 BB, 4 K’s

LaCurtis Mayes, 1 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 1K

Santo Maertz and Joel Pichardo each threw a scoreless inning

Quad Cities hitters

Brett Lilley, 2-for-4 and a diving play up the middle

Domnit Bolivar, 1-for-4, made a great play on grounder to his backhand at third base with strong throw from foul territory to save run in 2nd inning

Frederick Parejo and Beau Riportella were 1-for-3

Ryde Rodriguez was 1-for-3 and threw runner out at the plate

Chris Swauger doubled and D’Marcus Ingram was 1-for-4

These reports are provided through the courtesy of the St. Louis Cardinals by Director of Minor League Operations John Vuch.

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