St. Louis Cardinals Organization Roster Matrix – 2024 Spring Training

NOTE: As of 4/5/24, this version of the roster matrix is no longer current. It reflects changes during 2024 spring training. It should now be considered a historical reference document. For the current roster matrix for the 2024 regular season, click here.

This newest Roster Matrix covers the St. Louis Cardinals and the entire minor league system, including the MLB club and their four full-season affiliates plus two rookie level teams – during 2024 spring training.

As a reminder, the previous matrix outlined all organizational transactions during the 2023-2024 off-season.

A refresher

If you are new to The Cardinal Nation and not familiar with the Cardinals organization roster matrix, here is quick summary:

As 2024 spring camp opened, the St. Louis Cardinals had 243 players under contract from top to bottom, including a full 40-man roster. The 40-man members are called out in bold.

The matrix places each of the 243 by position at his assigned level in the system as well as by position. Spring camp non-roster invitees are denoted by (NRI).

The matrix is updated whenever transactions occur.

Nowhere else will you find this current and comprehensive single-page view of the entire Cardinals organization plus a decade of history.

(Do not be concerned about the order of the players’ names within position. It has no relative significance.)

Looking ahead and back

Now that you’ve found this page once, remember one of three ways to get back here. Bookmark the page, type “Roster Matrix” in the dark blue search box at the upper right (click on the magnifying glass icon) or use the menu at the left of the page: “ROSTERS/PLAYERS/MOVES” > “TRANSACTIONS/ROSTER MATRIX”.

While you are using that menu, note TCN’s full rosters and player pages for every level and every player in the Cardinals system. These rosters remain in sync with the Roster Matrix and carry biographical information on all players.

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For details behind prior years’ rosters and transactions (back to 2009), check out the earlier versions of the Cardinals organization Roster Matrix, via the following link.

Link to previous matrices


2/13: New matrix. 40-man roster full. Organization total: 243 players.

2/25: RHP Branneli Franco, 1B Christian Saez from 2024 signed to DSL.

2/27: FA SS Brandon Crawford signed. IF Buddy Kennedy designated for assignment. 40-man roster remains full. New organization total: 244 players.

2/29: IF Buddy Kennedy claimed off waivers by DET. New organization total: 243 players.

3/5: First StL spring cuts. 10 NRIs reassigned to minors camp. 58 players still in StL camp, 40 40-man players and 18 NRIs. Reassigned Ps Andre Granillo, Tink Hence, Packy Naughton, Max Rajcic, Victor Santos, Logan Sawyer, Cs Leonardo Bernal, Sammy Hernandez, Carlos Linárez and OF Moisés Gómez.

3/8: Second spring cuts. RHP Adam Kloffenstein optioned to minors camp. LHP Cooper Hjerpe reassigned to minors camp. 39 40-man players and 17 NRIs remain in camp.

3/14: 10 cuts from camp. One 40-man player optioned, RHP Sem Robberse. Nine NRIs reassigned to minors camp. LHP Connor Thomas, RHP Tekoah Roby, RHP Ryan Loutos, RHP Gordon Graceffo, RHP Michael McGreevy. Also, Cs Aaron Antonini and Jimmy Crooks. IFs Arquimedes Gamboa and Jeremy Ramos. 38 40-man players and eight NRIs remain in camp.

3/19: International FA C Juan Pablo Cabrera signed.

3/20: 4 RHPs released: Logan Gragg (Spr), Logan Sawyer (Mem), Dalton Roach (Mem), Bryan Pope (Spr). New organization total: 240 players.

3/21: 5 NRIs reassigned to minors camp. RHPs Kyle Leahy, Wilking Rodriguez, Cs Wade Stauss, Nick Raposo, OF Matt Koperniak. 38 40-man players and three NRIs remain in camp.

3/23: Four players optioned out – RHP Nick Robertson, 1B Luken Baker, 1B/OF Alfonso Rivas, 1B/OF Jared Young. 2 NRIs sent down: IF Cesar Prieto, OF Victor Scott. 34 40-man players and one NRI remain in camp.

3/24: Two players released from minor league camp: C Jonathan Morales (Mem), RHR Nick Trogrlic-Iverson (Spr). New organization total: 238 players.

3/26: Two players optioned out (C Pedro Pages, LHR John King) and one reassigned to the minors (2B Thomas Saggese). Six players to IL. Ps Sonny Gray, Drew Rom, Keynan Middleton (15-day). OFs Lars Nootbaar, Dylan Carlson, Tommy Edman (10 day). 26 players remain in spring camp.

3/27: OF Victor Scott to StL 40-man and 26-man active rosters. IF Jose Fermin from StL to Mem. IF/OF Jared Young designated for assignment. 40-man roster remains full.

3/25: RHP Jacob Odle to FCL 60-day IL.

3/27: Spr RHS Connor Lunn, FCL LHR Jack Lynch released. New organization total: 236 players.

3/28: LHR Packy Naughton to Mem 7-day IL.

3/28: 4 releases: Mem RHRs Grant Black, Joe Corbett, Spr C Aaron Antonini, OF LJ Jones. New organization total: 232 players.

3/29: FCL RHR Chandler Arnold released. New organization total: 231 players.

3/31: StL RHR Riley O’Brien to 15-day IL. LHR John King from Mem to StL.

4/1: International FA OF Rainiel Rodriguez signed, assigned to DSL. New organization total: 232 players.

4/4: StL IF Matt Carpenter to 10-day IL. C Pedro Pages from Mem to StL.

The St. Louis Cardinals Organization Roster Matrix (effective 4/4/24)

St. Louis (26+7) 40-man (40)
Mikolas  O’Brien (15 IL) W Contreras Goldschmidt Donovan Winn Arenado Nootbaar (10 IL)
Gray (15 IL)
Middleton (15 IL)
I Herrera  Carpenter (10 IL) Gorman Crawford Carlson (10 IL)
Matz (L) Helsley Pages Edman (10 IL)
Rom (L 15 IL) Romero (L) Burleson 
Z Thompson (L) G Gallegos Walker
Lynn Pallante Siani
Gibson Kittredge Scott (NRI)
Fernandez (R5)
Liberatore (L)
John King (L)
Memphis (27+1)
McGreevy (NRI) Roycroft Raposo (NRI) J Young (opt) Dunn Fermin (opt) Prieto (NRI) Koperniak (NRI)
Graceffo (NRI) Leahy (NRI) Collins A Rivas (opt) Saggese (NRI) Gamboa (NRI) M Gomez (NRI)
Kloffenstein (opt) Loutos (NRI) L Baker (opt) Antico
Robberse (opt) James
Santos (NRI) C Thomas (L NRI)
Robertson (opt)
Naughton (L 7 IL)
W Rodriguez (NRI)
Springfield (23)
Hence (NRI) R Garcia Crooks (NRI) Redmond Torres Moore Buchberger
Cornwell (L) Svanson Stauss (NRI) Lloyd Mendlinger
Roby (NRI) Ralston R Mendoza
Pereira E Nunez
Komar Shreve
Rajcic (NRI) B Garcia
Granillo (NRI)
Peoria (26)
P P C 1B 2B SS 3B OF
Hjerpe (L NRI) Jos King Tarlow Yeager Moquete J Rivas (NRI) Tovalin Church
Love N Heredia (L) McKeithan Rotondo
T Baker D Rodriguez Linarez (NRI) Iadiserria
Mills GJ Rodriguez M Hernandez Kretzschmar
Paniagua Marrero LC Rodriguez
Hansen (L)
Palm Beach (35)
P P C 1B 2B SS 3B OF
Mautz (L) Hayes Bernal (NRI) Sullivan Richardson Espinoza Salazar Jo Baez
Davila H Gomez Loaiza Friedrick Paige Harris Curialle Cho
G Salas Cuenca Adkison Jobert Villarroel Davis
Rincon Jacobson S Hernandez (NRI) Levenson
Lin Bradt Cordoba
W Ortega
FL Complex (37+1)
P P (from DSL) C 1B 2B SS 3B OF
Willis Sequera R Heredia S De La Rosa Y Guerrero R Guzman R Cabrera
Villanueva Fabian LA Rodriguez A Encarnacion Grant Y Ramos
Giulianelli B Lopez J Guerrero Mejia Pino
Clemente Beltre (L) F Taveras
L Taveras Cuello Honeyman
L Taveras Yanez J Suarez
M Martinez M Vargas
(1st year 2024) (1st year 2023)
Mathews (L) Menes
Harrison Savacool
Worley Gastelum
Reyes Odle (60 IL)
Henderson (L)
DSL (39)
P (2022/prior) P (1st year 2023) C 1B 2B SS 3B OF
Severino Paulino Asprilla Saez B Taveras A Batista D Rojas Roquez
Ynfante E Carrera Atocha Junco Y Pena
Oliver R Lopez C Lopez Velasquez
Y Herrera (L) K Ramirez Caraballo Almonte
Galvez Y Batista (L) Arthur
Suriel Ja Baez Gil
X Cruz Ra Rodriguez
P (first year 2024) Mack (L)
Correa G Vargas
Franco S Rojas (L)
A Bolivar
J Hernandez
K Perez
G  Martinez
International signed (10)
P P C 1B 2B SS 3B OF
Chinchilla Ry Rodriguez JP Cabrera Lebron Amaroso
 J Garcia Zulueta Padilla Guribe

(NRI): non-roster invitee to MLB camp
(NRI): non-roster invitee to MLB camp reassigned to minor league camp
(opt): 40-man player optioned to minor league camp
(DFA): designated for assignment
(TI): temporarily inactive list
(PL): paternity leave
(RL): restricted list
(L): left-handed pitcher
bold: on the Cardinals’ 40-man roster
(#+#): for teams, the number of active players on the roster plus number of inactive/not under contract (IL+TI+PL+RL) players

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