Cardinals Press Releases
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Cards sign first-round pick; 31 drafted players have signed
Cardinals sign 1st round pick pitcher Rob Kaminsky; 31 drafted players and four non-drafted free agents have signed
Cardinals sign second-round Draft selection Oscar Mercado
The St. Louis Cardinals today announced the signing of shortstop Oscar Mercado, the team's 2nd round selection (57th player overall) in the 2013 June First-Year player draft. The Cardinals also reached agreement with five other draftees and a non-drafted free-agent.
Homestand Highlights (Monday, June 17 - Sunday, June 23, 2013)
Following a nine-game road trip to Cincinnati, New York and Miami (5-4), the Cardinals return to St. Louis to take on division rivals, the Chicago Cubs, and the 2011 American League Champion Texas Rangers in their first rematch with the Cardinals since Game 7 of the 2011 World Series. The eight-game homestand is highlighted by Pooches in the Ballpark, the Cardinal Wives baseball grab bag fundraiser, 1926 Championship Beer Stein Night, and Replica 2011 World Series Game 7 Ticket Night.
Cardinals sign five from 2013 First Year Player Draft
The St. Louis Cardinals signed five players today from their 2013 June First-Year player draft and they also reached agreement with a pair of non-drafted free-agents.
Cardinals activate pitcher Jake Westbrook from DL
The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have activated righthanded pitcher Jake Westbrook from the 15-day disabled list and optioned right-handed pitcher Michael Wacha to Memphis (AAA).
St. Louis Cardinals sign six more draftees bringing total to 13
The St. Louis Cardinals signed six more players today from the 2013 June First-Year player draft bringing their total signed to 13.
Cardinals sign seven from 2013 First-Year Player Draft
The St. Louis Cardinals signed seven players today from the 2013 June First-Year player draft, announced Scouting Director Dan Kantrovitz.
St. Louis Cardinals complete 2013 First-Year Player Draft
ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 8, 2013 - The Major League Baseball 2013 First-Year Player Draft was completed this afternoon with the St. Louis Cardinals selecting 41 total players in the 40-round draft. Among the Cardinals selections today were 15 pitchers, six outfielders, three catchers and six infielders (22 pitchers, 11 infielders, 5 outfielders and 3 catchers total). Of the 41 draft picks, 30 were collegians and 11 were high school picks.
Cardinals draft 11 players through first 10 rounds
ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 7, 2013 - The St. Louis Cardinals selected seven pitchers, and four infielders after two days of the 2013 First-Year Player Draft.