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Cards minors spring game reports – March 31

Tuesday’s opponents:
Camp day with Memphis-Springfield and Palm Beach vs. Quad Cities.

Wednesday’s opponents: New York Mets (Memphis and Springfield at Jupiter with Palm Beach and Quad Cities at Port St. Lucie) plus Quad Cities 2 entertains the Long Island Storm.

Both the lower level clubs won Tuesday’s contests. Following are the current won-loss records of the teams this spring. The group in total remains at .500.

Memphis: 5-7-0

Springfield: 5-6-1

Palm Beach: 6-5-1

Quad Cities #1: 4-6-2

Quad Cities #2: 5-1-1

Total: 25-25-5

The following game summaries are provided through the courtesy of the St. Louis Cardinals by Director of Minor League Operations John Vuch.

defeated Memphis, 6-4

Memphis pitching

Jess Todd, 5 IP, 8 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 K’s

Charlie Manning, 1 IP, 0 ER, 1 K

Ian Ostlund, 1 IP, 1 H, three unearned runs as a result of two errors, 1 BB, 2 K’s

Royce Ring, 1 IP, 1 K

Memphis hitting

Tyler Greene, 2-for-3 with a double

Casey Rowlett 2-for-2 with a walk

Jon Jay doubled, walked and had an RBI

Matt Pagnozzi 1-for-3 with a run scored

Brian Barton singled

Jarrett Hoffpauir singled, walked and had an RBI

Mark Shorey 1-for-3

Springfield pitching

Tyler Herron 3.2 IP, 9 H 4 ER, 2 BB, 1 K

Trey Hearne 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 3 K’s

Eddie Degerman, 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 BB

Springfield hitting

Brandon Buckman (pictured) 4-for-4 with a 2-run triple

Mike Folli 2-for-4 with a run scored

Steve Hill 2-for-5 with 2 runs scored and an RBI

Daniel Descalso 1-for-4 with a run scored

Quad Cities defeated Palm Beach, 4-2 (played 10 ½ innings)

Palm Beach pitching

Brian Broderick 4 IP, 7 H, 3 ER, 0BB, 4 K’s

Shaun Garceau 2.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K’s

Eduardo Sanchez threw one pitch (a 93 MPH fastball) to get the final out in the 7th

David Carpenter 1 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, 1 BB

Jorge Rondon 1 IP, 1 H, 1 BB, 3 K’s

Palm Beach hitting

Pete Kozma 2-for-4 with a run scored

Charlie Kingrey 1-for-4 with an RBI

Adron Chambers tripled

Tommy Pham had an RBI single in his only AB

Paul Vasquez singled and walked

Oliver Marmol singled

Quad Cities pitching

Deryk Hooker 3 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K’s

Chuckie Fick 3 IP, 4 H, 1 ER

Santo Maertz 1 IP,2 H, 1 ER, 1 K

Andres Rosales 1 IP, 1 K

LaCurtis Mayes 1 IP (all zeroes)

Joel Pichardo, 0.2 IP, 1 BB, 1 K

Matt Frevert 1 IP, 1 K

Quad Cities hitting

Paul Cruz 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI

Osvaldo Morales 2-for-4 with a double

Domnit Bolivar singled and scored a run

Chris Swauger 2-for-3 with a double

Charles Cutler singled and scored two runs

Jon Edwards doubled

Ryde Rodriguez 1-for-4

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