Originally written on Cardinals Farm  |  Last updated 11/16/14
The Baby Birds went 3-4 on Friday as Memphis, Springfield, and Johnson City (game 2) won, while Palm Beach, Peoria, Johnson City (game 2), and the GCL Cards lost. In the upper minors, Tyler Lyons had another wonderful start for Memphis as he allowed 2 runs in 5 2/3 innings and the majority of the trouble was in the last inning. Tommy Pham is starting to find his zone at Memphis and has raised his average above .300. Tim Cooney struck out 9 in 5 2/3 innings and had another quality start. Jay Voss got rocked in his start for Palm Beach and David Popkins drove in three in Palm Beach’s loss. In the lower minors, Chris Perry (pictured) made his High-A debut and was spectacular, striking out 9 in 5 innings. State College was rained out after 2 1/3 innings. Johnson City split a double-header against Pulaski in Eastern Tennessee. Ronnierd Garcia had 3 doubles, 2 RBI’s, and 3 runs in the second game. Cards top pick in 2013, Marco Gonzales, made his second appearance on Friday, and allowed 3 runs in 2 innings for the GCL Cardinals. Here are the results from Friday’s action: Memphis – 6 Nashville – 3 Ryan Jackson 2-for-6, R Kolten Wong 1-for-4, R Brock Peterson 2-for-5, R Greg Garcia 1-for-1, 3 RBI Thomas Pham 2-for-5, HR(1), 2 RBI, R Jermaine Curtis 1-for-4, R, SB Chad Huffman 1-for-2, RBI Adron Chambers 1-for-2, R Tyler Lyons 5.2 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 5 K Michael Blazek 1.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 1 K Sam Freeman 1 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 1 K Nick Greenwood (W, 2-3) 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K Fernando Salas (S, 3) 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 1 K Player of the Game: Tommy Pham Springfield – 4 NW Arkansas – 0 Mike O’Neill 2-for-4, R, SB James Ramsey 0-for-3, R Ruben Gotay 1-for-4. R, SB Xavier Sruggs 1-for-2, double, R Cody Stanley 1-for-4, 2 RBI Luis Mateo 1-for-5 Casey Rasmus 1-for-4 Tim Cooney (W, 5-5) 5.2 IP, 7 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 9 K Justin Wright 1.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K Jose Almarante 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K Player of the Game: Tim Cooney Brevard County – 10 Palm Beach – 8 Colin Walsh 1-for-3, double, 2 R David Popkins 3-for-5, double, triple, 3 RBI, R Starlin Rodriguez 1-for-3, 2 RBI, R Jonathan Rodriguez 0-for-4, RBI Anthony Garcia 1-for-4, RBI Adam Lewis 1-for-4, RBI Nick Longmire 1-for-5 Alex Mejia 0-for-5, R Matt Williams 2-for-3, 3 R Jay Voss (L, 1-4) 3.1 IP, 10 H, 8 R, 2 BB, 4 K Travis Miller 2.1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 0 BB, 2 K Robert Stock 1.2 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K Iden Nazario 1.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 3 K Player of the Game: David Popkins Peoria – 3 Lansing – 4 Nick Martini 1-for-3 Charlie Tilson 1-for-4 Jordan Walton 1-for-4, R Breyvic Valera 1-for-4, R Ildemaro Vargas 1-for-3, double, 2 RBI, R C.J. McElroy 0-for-1, RBI Chris Perry 5 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 9 K Thomas Lee 1 IP, 1 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 2 K Joseph Scanio (L, 2-2) 1 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 1 BB, 0 K Zach Russell 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 0 K Player of the Game: Chris Perry Pulaski – 8 Johnson City – 2 Vaughn Bryan 2-for-3, double, R, SB Ronnierd Garcia 2-for-3, 2 doubles, RBI, R Rowan Wick 1-for-3 Kyle Grieshaber 1-for-3 Luis Perdomo (L, 1-2) 4.2 IP, 5 H, 6 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 5 K Nick Lomascolo 0.1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 2 BB, 0 K Stalyn Lopez 2 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 5 BB, 2 K Player of the Game: Vaughn Bryan Pulaski – 6 Johnson City – 7 Vaughn Bryan 0-for-4, R, SB Richy Pedroza 0-for-3, 2 R Kenneth Peoples-Walls 1-for-4, R Ronnierd Garcia 3-for-5, 3 doubles, 2 RBI, 3 R Brett Wiley 2-for-3, double, 4 RBI Luis Perez 1-for-4 Justin Ringo 1-for-1, RBI Will Anderson 3 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 0 BB, 3 K Brandon Lee 2 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 0 BB, 1 K Zach Loraine 2 IP, 2 H, 0 BB, 0 K, 4 K Michael Holback (W, 2-0) 2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 2 K Player of the Game: Ronnierd Garcia GCL Marlins – 6 GCL Cards – 1 Elier Rodriguez 3-for-3, double, R Carlos Torres 1-for-4, triple, RBI DeAndre Asbury 2-for-3, double Logan Billbrough (L, 0-1) 2 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 0 BB, 1 K Marco Gonzales 2 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 0 BB, 3 K Steven Farinaro 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 0 BB, 1 K Ian McKinney 2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 1 K Kyle Grana 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K Player of the Game: Elier Rodriguez   Related articles Oscar Taveras tops CardinalsFarm’s Top 20 Prospects for July (cardinalsfarm.com) Carlos Martinez and Tim Cooney solid once again – 6/2 Farm Report (cardinalsfarm.com) Cardinals Minor League Recap – Wong goes deep (cardinalsfarm.com)
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