Daily Farm Report - 5/16/13

A daily recap of the minor league players in the Cardinals' farm system.

Memphis 6, Tacoma 5 (10 innings)

  • Kolten Wong was 2-for-4 with a home run and a walk. That is only his second home run of the season.
  • Ryan Jackson was 2-for-4 with a double.
  • Brock Peterson was 2-for-4 with a double and a walk.
  • Oscar Taveras was not in the lineup.
  • A superb outing for Michael Wacha who struck out 8 over 7 innings. He allowed 1 run on 2 hits (1 home run) and a walk. Wacha needed just 88 pitches to get through his outing.
  • Mitchell Boggs was lit up for 3 runs while retiring just 1 batter. He walked 3 and allowed 2 hits.
  • Eduardo Sanchez struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in 1 inning of work.

Springfield 1, Tulsa 2 (15 innings)

  • Mike O'Neill was 1-for-5 with a walk.
  • James Ramsey was 0-for-3 with three walks.
  • Springfield had three errors from the game including two from Starlin Rodriguez and Jake Lemmerman's 10th error of the season.
  • Scott McGregor fared well striking out 8 over 7 innings. He allowed 5 hits and walked 1. There's little about McGregor's history that suggest he projects to the majors and his stuff was mediocre but he's off to a hot start this season. In 48 innings, he has 48 punchouts and just 11 walks.
  • Micahel Blazek struck out 4 in 2 perfect innings.
  • Kevin Siegrist walked 2 and struck out 4 in 3 frames.
  • Nick Greenwood was the goat allowing a Tulsa score in the 15th inning. He struck out 1 but allowed a run on 3 hits and a walk in 0.2 innings pitched.

Palm Beach 4, Lakeland 2

Peoria 0, Kane County 5 (Game 1: 7 innings)

  • Patrick Wisdom's hit and Jacob Wilson's 2 walks were the only offense Peoria could muster.
  • Kurt Heyer had a rough outing with 10 hits falling over 5.1 innings. He walked 3 and struck out 6 on his way to 5 earned runs.

Peoria 8, Kane County 2 (Game 2: 7 innings)

  • Alex Mejia was 2-for-4.
  • Idemaro Vargas was 3-for-4 with a double.
  • Carson Kelly was 2-for-4. Kelly is hitting .250/.305/.329 on the season. Peoria was an aggressive placement for the 18 year old.
  • Silfredo Garcia pitched 6 innings of 2 run baseball. He allowed 3 hits and walked 1 while striking out 1.
  • Sam Tuivailala struck out 2 in a perfect frame.
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