St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Results for Sunday May 12, 2013
Memphis Redbirds were defeated by Fresno 7-4 in 11 innings on Sunday. Kolten Wong picked up 3 hits to move his average to .303 on the season. Oscar Taveras, Ryan Jackson and Justin Christian each collected 2 hits in the game. Nick Addition started the game and allowed 5 hits, 2 earned runs and struck out 6 in his innings of work. Eduardo Sanchez blew a save chance in one-third of an inning by giving up 2 runs. Barett Browning took the loss with one inning and allowing 4 hits and 3 runs.
Springfield Cardinals were 7-4 winners in their game with Northwest Arkansas. Anthony Ferrara got the win (3-3) by pitching 6 innings and allowing 3 runs on 6 hits. He also fanned 3 and walked 3 in the game. Justin Wright got his 3rd hold and Keith Butler his 5th save of the season. Mike O’Neill got 2 hits to improve his average to .340 and Tommy Pham garnered 2 RBI’s.
Palm Beach did not have a game.
Peoria Chiefs defeated Quad Cities 4-2 on Sunday afternoon. Breyvic Valera got 3 hits including a triple and Alex Mejia contributed with 2 triples and 2 RBI’s in the win. Kyle Helisek picked up the win (3-1) with 6 innings on the hill and giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs. He was followed by Joe Donofrio getting his 1st hold and Zachary Petrick getting his 5th save.