Hit and Miss with the Cardinals and Affiliates
- The Cardinals have released Mark Hamilton, reports MLB.com’s Jenifer Langosch. The 28-year-old put up a .231/.340/.419 line with 15 homers in 359 Triple-A plate appearances this season.
- With his 14th save of the year Ronnie Shaban leads the Springfield Cardinals to the double header sweep. Cardinals win 8-4. Maness with the win with 8 solid innings.
- Jake Westbrook – 7.2 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 3 K (110 pitches/65 strikes). 14 ground ball outs for Westbrook.
- Mike Matheny was testy after he was asked 4 times about not using Schumaker. Schumaker hits 120 points higher vs righties than Descalso.
- Memphis shutout 5-0 as Brandon Dickson falls to 5-11 on the season.
- Palm Beach made 4 team errors and lost but catcher Cody Stanley had 3 hits including his first for the team.
- Quad Cities lost 3-2 as Colin Walsh fanned 3 times to see his average drop to .317.