Cardinals Arizona Fall League Notebook – October 25, 2019

photo: Ivan Herrera (Brian Walton/The Cardinal Nation)

Catcher Ivan Herrera and second baseman Kramer Robertson played in Glendale’s 2-1 AFL win over Peoria on Thursday night. Herrera went 2-for-4 with two singles and an RBI, but Robertson was 0-for-4, including two strikeouts.

Results for the Arizona Fall League game played on Thursday, October 24.


Glendale Desert Dogs 2, Peoria Javelinas 1

Two St. Louis Cardinals position players were in the starting lineup for the Glendale Desert Dogs in their 2-1 home win over the Peoria Javelinas on Thursday night.

Ivan Herrera (Arizona Fall League)

Kramer Robertson was the second baseman and hit second for Glendale.  He went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.  The second baseman lined out to right field in his first at bat, then struck out looking, struck out swinging and grounded into a double play.

Ivan Herrera was the starting catcher for Glendale and hit sixth in the lineup.  The backstop went 2-for-4 with an RBI.  Herrera grounded out to second in his first at bat, lined out to left field, and singled to center field twice.  He drove in the first of Glendale’s two runs in the seventh inning, when all three of the game’s tallies occurred.

No other Cardinals saw action.

Glendale is 12-15 on the AFL season and is in last place in the AFL West, four games back of Surprise.

Friday’s game:  at Surprise, seven-inning regular season finale, Roel Ramirez (1-0, 1.74) 2:30 CT.


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