The St. Louis Cardinals have released six position players, from High-A all the way down to the Dominican Summer League, including the son of a former Major Leaguer.
Durable and highly successful at both high-A and Double-A at the tender age of 21, fast-rising right-handed prospect Angel Rondon receives The Cardinal Nation’s nod as the top Starting Pitcher in the St. Louis Cardinals minor league system in 2019.
Outfielder Conner Capel, infielder Kramer Robertson and pitcher Roel Ramirez were in the starting lineup for Glendale in Friday’s AFL finale. Capel went 1-for-3, a single, and Robertson went 2-for-2, both singles, plus a walk, and scored. In three innings, Ramirez gave up one run on two hits to earn the win.
Brian Walton shares his proposal to evolve the Gold Glove Award process to announce finalists ahead of the actual voting and why it would benefit all involved – players, voters and fans.
The Cardinal Nation’s third-ranked St. Louis Cardinals prospect, third baseman Elehuris Montero, discusses his injury-interrupted 2019 season at Double-A and much more in this exclusive interview from the Arizona Fall League.
Right-hander Junior Fernandez is The Cardinal Nation's choice as the top relief pitcher in the St. Louis Cardinals minor league system for 2019, besting four other very qualified finalists on his way to the major leagues.
Catcher Ivan Herrera and second baseman Kramer Robertson played in Glendale’s 2-1 AFL win over Peoria on Thursday night. Herrera went 2-for-4 with two singles and an RBI, but Robertson was 0-for-4, including two strikeouts.
Our Johnson City Player of the Year, infielder Chandler Redmond, is also The Cardinal Nation’s choice as the top first-year player in the St. Louis Cardinals system in 2019. Not a bad debut for a 32nd round draft pick.
In Wednesday AFL action, Glendale won again behind Conner Capel’s third home run in the last three games and three RBI. Kodi Whitley picked up his fourth AFL save. Cardinals Elehuris Montero and Seth Elledge also appeared.
Being young at every level, including his current stop in the Arizona Fall League, hasn’t slowed catcher Ivan Herrera from becoming one of the St. Louis Cardinals hottest prospects. The native of Panama outlines his rapid progress.
17th-round draftee Michael YaSenka dominated in 10 outings in his initial professional season between Johnson City and State College and is The Cardinal Nation’s choice as the top rookie starting pitcher in the St. Louis Cardinals system in 2019.
From among a number of recently-drafted candidates with considerable potential, seventh-rounder Jack Ralston of State College is The Cardinal Nation’s choice as the top first-year relief pitcher in the St. Louis Cardinals system in 2019.
In Monday AFL action, three Cardinals prospects were busy. 2B Kramer Robertson walked twice and doubled, 3B Elehuris Montero walked and LF Conner Capel singled, walked and scored twice.
The St. Louis Cardinals fell to the Washington Nationals in four straight in the Championship Series as the offense struggled. At least four Cards may have played their last game with the team. Our history feature looks back at key moments in past St. Louis playoff contests.
Outfielder Randy Arozarena returned to Triple-A with a vengeance, powering the Memphis Redbirds to a late surge and earning his St. Louis debut.
RF Conner Capel launched two home runs in Glendale’s Sunday Arizona Fall League win. St. Louis Cardinals catching prospect Ivan Herrera singled.
The top position player on the St. Louis Cardinals’ Double-A affiliate in 2019 should be no surprise. Outfielder Dylan Carlson dominated to the point he was named the Texas League Player of the Year.
Springfield outfielder Conner Capel, named to replace former teammate Dylan Carlson in the Arizona Fall League, is getting regular at-bats for the Glendale Desert Dogs.
Three St. Louis Cardinals saw action in Glendale’s 5-2 victory over Scottsdale on Saturday. Elehuris Montero went 1-for-4, a double, and an RBI. Roel Ramirez pitched the first two innings and gave up two runs. Kodi Whitley tossed the final two scoreless frames for his third AFL save.
Looking at MLB’s proposed reductions of minor league teams and players through the aperture of the St. Louis Cardinals system. Two franchises, 65-70 players and support personnel appear to be at risk.
Fast-starting outfielder Justin Toerner is the top position player on the St. Louis Cardinals’ A-Advanced affiliate in 2019.
Four St. Louis Cardinals position players and one pitcher saw action in Glendale’s 3-1 loss to Surprise on Friday night. Elehuris Montero and Ivan Herrera were hitless, but Herrera walked and scored his team’s only run. Conner Capel and Kramer Robertson each singled. Reliever Seth Elledge took the loss, allowing all three Surprise runs in the eighth inning.
St. Louis Cardinals right-handed relief prospect Seth Elledge is drawing notice as a shutdown reliever in the Arizona Fall League.
The top position player on the St. Louis Cardinals’ Class-A affiliate is 21-year old first baseman Brady Whalen, the 2019 Midwest League RBI champion.
In a close comparison, catcher Pedro Pages, St. Louis’ sixth-round draft pick this June, is The Cardinal Nation’s choice as the top position player on the 2019 State College Spikes.
Conner Capel was the only #stlcards prospect to play in Glendale’s Wednesday Arizona Fall League win. The LF had a single, double, and walk, scored once and drove in one.
St. Louis Cardinals pitching prospect Griffin Roberts is making up for a rough summer at high-A Palm Beach with solid performances in the Arizona Fall League. The right-hander discusses his 2019 to date.