The Clinton Cardinals played the Jacksonville Devils at Kanis Park in Little Rock July 9. The final score was in favor of the Cardinals 13-6.


The starting pitcher was Nathan “Steady” Smith and closing pitcher was Cuyler Marty. Jonathan McKnight also pitched a couple innings allowing no runs. Josh Cowling is a new addition to our team and he is also a pitcher. The Cardinals started the 1st inning with 3 runs with a double by Trevor “Dynamite” Lay, a single by Trey “The Hurricane” Austin and a double by Phil Wyatt. Trevor “Dynamite” Lay had 3 doubles and a single, Trey “The Hurricane” Austin went 4 for 6 with a double and a home run, Jonathan McKnight went 1 for 4, Nick “The Cannon” Tester went 3 for 3 and Kendall “Dizzy Dean” Bates went 1 for 4.


2017 Cardinals Baseball Roster


Jose Abiseid, IF, Manager, Choctaw


Victor “Papi” Abiseid, IF/C, Fayetteville


Trevor “Dynamite” Lay, P/IF, Searcy


Derek “D” Blasingame, IF, Russellville


Robbie “The Franchise” McKnight, IF/OF, Maumelle


Jake “Stonewall” Hink, IF/OF, Clinton


Kendall “Dizzy Dean” Bates, IF/P, Choctaw


Nathan “Steady” Smith, P/IF, Clinton


Ben “The Big Hurt” Hunley, OF, Texarkana


Colson “Shoeless” Tester, OF, Clinton


Nicholas “The Cannon” Tester, C, Clinton


Chas “Cadillac” Tamburo, C, Heber Springs


Justin “Fireball” Lindley, OF, Heber Springs


Gerald “No Nonsense” Norton, Clinton


Jonathan McKnight, P, Russellville


Phil Wyatt, DH, Russellville


Cuyler Marty, IF/P, Bee Branch


DJ Shandlen, IF, Heber Springs


Trey “The Hurricane” Austin


Josh Cowling, P