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
Every Friday until the end of the minor league season we will present you with the awards for the past weeks top pitcher and position player at each affiliate. We will include a capsule at the end of each list on an under the radar performer that has had a
The Cardinals' have struggled to run the bases for the better part of two years now. So far, the only tangible effect has been Chris Maloney's "reassignment". Nevertheless, Matheny has continued to preach aggresiveness, to this dismay of those actually watching the games.
I intend to show the effect the Cardinals'
Every Saturday (and some Fridays, like today, when my schedule allows it) until the end of the minor league season we will present you with the awards for the past weeks top pitcher and position player at each affiliate. We will include a capsule at the end of each list
When the Cardinals called up Magneuris Sierra on May 7, Sierra's first thought wasn't even about himself.
"All those outfielders, in Double-A and Triple-A, I bypassed all of them," he said through Johnny Rodriguez, Springfield's manager. The implication wasn't a boastful one, either. Sierra didn't expect to make the jump from
I remember the first time I held a live hand grenade.
Not fully realizing how loud the blast was going to be after I threw it, I did realize that what I held in my hand needed to be let go, because the longer I held it, the more potential for
Shape up or ship out ladies and gentlemen - the holiday weekend is over, time for your patriotic nostalgia to end.
For all of us not named Mike Shannon, we actually might have a job this morning to get to.
FTR - Shannon probably still has a job, but THAT RANT THOUGH...
I am 100% certain
With Cardinals' outfielders seemingly dropping like flies this week - and the team still curiously playing with a short bench - they have been forced to make moves. First it was a recall of Tommy Pham in response to Stephen Piscotty hitting the DL and Dexter Fowler getting banged up.
For the last few seasons it has been somewhat of a running joke that Mike Matheny dislikes playing Tommy Pham. The guy could hit 3 bombs in a game and then ride the pines for a month or so. It's an exaggeration, but founded in some truth. When Brandon Moss