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Wednesday’s Schedule – All times Eastern
11:05 – Johnson City at Princeton
10:30 – DSL Cardinals at DSL Giants
12:00 – GCL Cardinals at...
It was a great Saturday for the Memphis Redbirds. Zach Petrick and Boone Whiting each tossed a seven-inning shutout as they swept Colorado Springs in their double-header. Springfield and Palm Beach were both shutout. Peoria notched an extra-inning victory over South Bend 2-1.
Colorado Springs 0
Zach Petrick tossed a seven-inning complete game...
With Double-A Springfield off, the Cardinals’ affiliates went 2-1 on Wednesday. Tommy Pham looks like he is breaking out of his slump to start the season. He needs more at bats. Zach Petrick had his best start on the mound for Memphis.
Here are the highlights from Wednesday’s action:
Oklahoma City 1
The Memphis Redbirds scored two runs in the second...
The St. Louis Cardinals promoted their 2013 Minor League Pitcher of the Year, Zach Petrick, to the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds. The move was made in anticipation of losing Tyler Lyons on Monday to the big club for the start against the New York Mets. Derrick Goold of the Post-Dispatch confirmed the Lyons’ news this morning via Mike Matheny:
As expected, Tyler Lyons will start vs...