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Cardinals Minor League Notebook: 09/15/11

Wednesday's Player of the Day: Oscar Taveras

Quad Cities defeated Lansing in game one of the Midwest League finals on the road on Wednesday. Oscar Taveras hit a big, two-run home run.

The Quad Cities franchise has reached the Midwest League championship for the first time since 1990.  That team featured future major leaguers Chad Curtis, Damion Easley, Larry Gonzales, Reggie Williams, Erik Bennett, and Marcus Moore.  During those days, the then Quad City Angels were an affiliate of the Anaheim Angels and had a record of 81-59, finishing ten games out in the South Division... Recommended Stories

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