The Cardinal Nation’s choice as the top position player on the 2019 Dominican Summer League Cardinals Red is 18-year old outfielder Diowill Burgos, who already earned a promotion to the US.
Both St. Louis Cardinals representatives, catcher Ivan Herrera and pitcher Seth Elledge, appeared in Saturday night’s AFL Fall All Stars Game. Herrera entered in the sixth inning and finished behind the plate. The backstop had one at bat and struck out swinging. Elledge retired his two batters in the eighth with one strikeout.
Veteran Daniel Ponce de Leon repeats as The Cardinal Nation’s top starting pitcher on the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds, but as one would expect, he prefers to remain in the Majors.
Glendale coach Brandon Allen offers insight on the two St. Louis Cardinals prospects competing in the Arizona Fall League Fall Stars Game – Seth Elledge and Ivan Herrera.
Three St. Louis Cardinals position players appeared in Glendale’s 8-3 Friday Arizona Fall League loss to Peoria. Kramer Robertson went 1-for-3 with a single, a run scored and plated the other two Desert Dogs runs. Conner Capel and Elehuris Montero went hitless.
25-year old right-hander Alex Fagalde is the top starting pitcher on the St. Louis Cardinals’ A-Advanced affiliate in 2019.
Pitcher Griffin Roberts was the only St. Louis Cardinal to appear in Thursday’s contest between the Glendale Desert Dogs and the Peoria Javelinas. Glendale won the road game 5-2. Roberts pitched four innings and gave up one run on three hits and no walks while fanning four.
The top starting pitcher on the St. Louis Cardinals’ Class-A affiliate in 2019 is 22-year old right-hander Kyle Leahy, who utterly dominated Midwest League hitters in June.
In Wednesday #stlcards Arizona Fall League action, Ivan Herrera and Elehuris Montero drew three walks each and the former also doubled. Seth Elledge pitched a dominating final inning, but Glendale fell short again.
Continuing a tradition started in 2005, The Cardinal Nation has named St. Louis first baseman Paul Goldschmidt and left fielder Marcell Ozuna co-Division Series Most Valuable Players for 2019. We also revisit all prior winners – stars and role players alike who came up big.
The top starting pitcher on the St. Louis Cardinals’ Double-A affiliate, Angel Rondon, won the Texas League ERA title, following in Dakota Hudson’s footsteps two years prior.
In Tuesday #stlcards Arizona Fall League action, Conner Capel had three hits and Elehuris Montero had two, but Glendale lost in the 10th on a sac fly against Kodi Whitley.
The Arizona Fall League has announced the rosters for its annual Fall Stars Game on Saturday, October 12th at 5 p.m. MST. Two Cardinals prospects – and Glendale Desert Dogs teammates – Seth Elledge and Ivan Herrera – have been selected.
The skipper of the Glendale Desert Dogs, Cincinnati’s Luis Bolivar, reports on the progress of eight St. Louis Cardinals prospects currently competing in the Arizona Fall League.
21-year old right-hander Enmanuel Solano was the most dependable starting pitcher on the 2019 State College Spikes, going at least five innings in 12 of 13 appearances.
The St. Louis Cardinals are down two games to one to the Atlanta Braves in the Division Series as the bullpen and offense struggle. Adam Wainwright’s gutsy Game 3 start was wasted. Our weekly history feature looks back at the 2012 Wild Card between the two clubs, remembered as the Pete Kozma Infield Fly Rule Game.
Standing out from seven qualifying pitchers who made five or more starts during the 2019 season due to his staggering 0.56 ERA, right-hander Michael YaSenka is The Cardinal Nation’s 2019 Johnson City Cardinals Starting Pitcher of the Year.
In Sunday #stlcards Arizona Fall League action, Elehuris Montero singled and drove in a run and Conner Capel walked and scored but Glendale lost, 6-5.
Our 2019 GCL Starting Pitcher of the Year is right-hander Ludwin Jimenez, who pitched most of the season as a 17-year old.
Three St. Louis Cardinals position players saw action in Glendale’s Saturday afternoon shutout of Surprise. Conner Capel, Ivan Herrera and Elehuris Montero all went hitless, though the latter drew a walk.
From among six qualifying candidates, 18-year old Gustavo J. Rodriguez is The Cardinal Nation’s choice as the top starting pitcher on the 2019 Dominican Summer League Cardinals Blue.
Four St. Louis Cardinals appeared in Glendale’s Friday extra-inning win – one position player and four pitchers. Shortstop Kramer Robertson went 1-for-4 with a triple, walk and an RBI. Starter Griffin Roberts went four scoreless innings, striking out five. Roel Ramirez and Kodi Whitley each tossed a scoreless inning of relief. Seth Elledge pitched the final inning and gave up an unearned run but received his first AFL save.
The top five St. Louis Cardinals affiliates suffered attendance declines in 2019, with the only league champion, Johnson City, setting another new record.
From among seven qualifying candidates, 18-year old All-Star right-hander Angel Cuenca is The Cardinal Nation’s choice as the top starting pitcher on the 2019 Dominican Summer League Cardinals Red.
On the morning of Game 1 of their National League Division Series in Atlanta, the NL Central Division-winning St. Louis Cardinals disclosed their 25-man roster.
Former St. Louis Cardinals left-hander Chasen Shreve anchored the Triple-A Memphis bullpen all season and helped power a late-season surge.
In Wednesday St. Louis Cardinals Arizona Fall League action, Elehuris Montero singled, tripled and walked and Conner Capel and Ivan Herrera both singled in Glendale’s 2-0 loss.