The St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Notebook
Monday, April 9 2007
Memphis Redbirds (Triple-A): Won 4-1 over Oklahoma
Memphis starter Matt Ginter (1-0) giving up only three hits and one unearned run.
Springfield Cardinals (Double-A): Lost 4-1 to Frisco Roughriders
The Springfield Cardinals only managed to score one run Sunday and it came in the top of the ninth inning, it was too little and too late, as the Frisco Roughriders handed the Cardinals their third straight loss of the season.
Mitchell Boggs the Cardinals starter, lasted five innings, giving up seven hits and three earned runs to take his first loss on the season.
Palm Beach Cardinals (High-A): SUNDAY WAS AN OFF DAY
Swing of Quad Cities (A): SUNDAY WAS AN OFF DAY
Batavia Muckdogs (SS)
Season opens on Tuesday June 19th, against the Auburn Doubledays.
Johnson City Cardinals (R)
The Cardinals will open the season on the road in Greenville on Tuesday, June 19th.
Minor League Pitcher of the Day
Memphis Redbirds starter RHP Matt Ginter picked up his first win Sunday with six solid innings, allowing just one run, unearned, on three hits to go along with five strikeouts on the day. He picked up the only win in the Cardinals organization on Sunday, with Springfield coming out on the short end of the stick and Palm Beach and Quad Cities, both had the day off.
Minor League Player of the Day
Memphis Redbirds DH John Rodriguez went 2-for-3 on Sunday to include 422-foot shot to center in the sixth to help lead his team to a 4-1 victory. Rodriquez is hitting .462 on the young season with an OBP of .563.