Originally written on STLSportsMinute  |  Last updated 10/21/14
(via CardinalsFarm.com) The Baby Birds went 2-5 on Saturday as Peoria and State College won, while Memphis, Springfield, Palm Beach, Johnson City, and the GCL Cards all lost. Here are quick game summaries with a link to the box score: Memphis lost 6-5. The Memphis Redbirds fell to the Round Rock Express 6-5 on Saturday. The Redbirds got 2 hits from Jamie Romak, Luis Mateo, and Chris Swauger. Travis Tartamella hit his third home run. Swauger was promoted to Memphis on Saturday, taking the spot of Tommy Pham who was placed on the DL and will miss the remainder of the season. Boone Whiting was solid in 5 innings, only allowing 2 earned runs and striking out 6. However, the bullpen couldn’t hold the lead as Sam Freeman and Michael Blazek combined for 3 earned runs in the 8th and 9th innings as the Express won with a walk-off. Player of the Game: Chris Swauger Box Score Springfield lost 8-4 on Saturday against the NW Arkansas Naturals. Jake Lemmerman led the way with 2 hits including his...
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