July 27, 2008

Palm Beach Cards nip Manatees on Descalso's walk-off basehit

Palm Beach Cardinals (High-A): Francisco Samuel closed and won at the same time as the Class A Cards as Daniel Descalso stroked a walk-off basehit in a 2-1 win over the Brevard County Manatees yesterday.

PB starter Brandon Dickson went six full innings, giving up only one run. Dickson walked three and struck out three.

Blake King worked two scoreless innings in relief before Samuel came on to pitch the ninth.
Cards of note:
  • Rightfielder Tyler Henley went 2-for-3.
  • Centerfielder Antonio DeJesus went 2-for-3.
  • First baseman Brandon Buckman went 2-for-4.