St. Louis Cardinals: Oscar Mercado homers

There were just two games in the St. Louis Cardinals' minor league system on Sunday and both shared the same result as the big club, losses. Memphis fell to Oklahoma City 3-2, while Springfield was crushed by Midland 9-4. Here are the highlights from Sunday's minor league action. Oklahoma City 3 Memphis

Sandy Alcantara: A Tale of Two Starts

Sandy Alcantara, our 5th ranked Cardinals’ prospect is off to an interesting start in his first taste of AA. He has faced the Rangers’ farm team twice now, and the results could not be further apart. The flashes of excellence are evident, while also exhibiting the need for more polish.

St. Louis Cardinals: Carson Kelly homers twice

While the big club continued to play poorly in Washington, the St. Louis Cardinals minor leaguers had a pretty successful night that included several strong pitching performances and not one, but two home runs from top catching prospect Carson Kelly. Here are the highlights from Tuesday's minor league action. Memphis 5 Colorado