As we approach the end of the 4-6 week timetable that John Mozeliak set for the St. Louis Cardinals back in June, this team is still sort of stuck in limbo. They are still 6.5 games back in the NL Central and 7.5 games back of the second wild card
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
On Wednesday evening the Cardinals chose to option Aledmys Diaz to Triple A Memphis. The corresponding move was a bit of a shocker: They purchased the contract of 26 year old middle infielder Alex Mejia.
As shocking as it was to see Diaz, the Cardinals starting SS be optioned to
Aledmys Diaz has regressed severely in the first half of 2017. While a sophomore slump was to be expected, the results are alarming. Diaz was lauded last year for his ability to adjust his approach quickly to combat the advanced scouting reports. That ability has been lacking this year. Diaz
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
Every Saturday (and some Fridays when my schedule isn't as busy, i.e today) 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
April has come to a close, and with it closes the first month of both the Major and Minor League season. The Cardinals four full-season affiliates had a combined record of 47-43 during April. While that might not seem like a record to wow you, there have been a lot
Every Saturday until the end of the minor league season we will present you with 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 very good week.
On Tuesday, the Cardinals announced the rosters for their four full-season affiliated teams. For prospect nerds like myself, minor league roster release day is a joyous occasion that we celebrate and freak out about.
Although the Cardinals have been playing for a few days now, tonight marks the start of the minor league
With the 2017 minor league season a little more than a week away, it is that time of the year for me to make my annual roster predictions for the St. Louis Cardinals minor league affiliates. These roster predictions are just that, predictions. I don't have any inside information and