Michael Wacha was on his way to a potential All-Star Game appearance this season before suffering a left oblique injury on June 20th. The initial reports sound like Wacha will miss a few weeks at the very least. We've seen in the past how pesky those oblique injuries can be.
In collaboration with Kyle Reis and Birds On The Black, I’m proud to present you with the Cardinals Top 30 Prospects! Every other day over the next day two months, we’ll be providing you with another in-depth scouting report on one of the best 30 prospects in the organization. Today,
2017 was a great year for the Cardinals minor league affiliates. The top six affiliates went a combined 384-312, 62 games over .500. There were a ton of great season by a ton of different players, and what we are going to do here is name one player at each
Every week (likely every Saturday morning) I’ll post “Buy or Sell” – where I give a thumbs up or thumbs down to various St. Louis Cardinals trends/topics/musings that are commonly discussed throughout the week.
With that said, let’s get underway for the week of August 18
The Beginning of the End of the
Memphis 4, Reno 6
Dakota Hudson made his AAA debut Sunday with Memphis. He went seven innings, allowing four earned runs on six hits. He also walked three and sturck out four. Ryan Sherriff took the loss giving up two runs in the eighth inning.
The Memphis offense struggled for the most
The St. Louis Cardinals came into the season hopeful that the bullpen would be a bright spot. Seung-Hwan Oh posted fantastic numbers in his first season in the United States, including a strikeout rate that neared 33%. John Mozeliak signed Brett Cecil to a $30 million contract. Management expected Trevor
Cardinals Minors Report for games happening Wednesday, July 13, 2017.
Springfield 2, Arkansas 5
Dakota Hudson: 4.2 IP, 4 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 0 K
Magneuris Sierra: 2-for-4
Andrew Knizner: 1-for-4
Tommy Edman: 1-for-2, R, BB
There wasn't much to talk about on offense, since Springfield failed to record an extra base hit. So, let's
Welcome back for our third leg of the three-part deep dive into the Cardinals' minor league system. Today, we offer to you the front-third of our Top 30 Prospects in the organization. These are the marquee names. Yesterday we gave you prospects 20-11. On Wednesday we provided prospects 30-21 for
Cardinals minors report for Thursday, July 6th, 2017.
Memphis 7, Round Rock 4
Mike Mayers: 3 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 2 K
Tyler Bray (W, 1-0): 2 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 K
Nick Martini: 4-for-5
Aledmys Diaz: 1-for-5, HR, 3 RBI
Harrison Bader: 1-for-4, HR, 2 RBI
Jose Adolis Garcia: 2-for-4
Memphis 5, New Orleans 1
Aledmys Diaz went 2-4 with a run scored. He started at shortstop and hit 5th in the Redbirds' lineup. Carson Kelly hit his eight home run of the year, while Wilfredo Tovar notched his second. Jose Adolis Garcia also launched his first AAA home run and