Stephen Piscotty homers, Springfield wins a walk-off on Thursday

Photo Credit: MiLB.com The Cardinals' affiliates went 1-3 on Thursday as Springfield was the only victor, and it came on a walk-off single from Luis Mateo. Stephen Piscotty hit his first home run of the season for Memphis, also his first homer at the Triple-A level. Starting pitching struggled on Thursday night as all four starters had a rough go. Here are the highlights from [...]

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St. Louis Cardinals announce the release of three minor league players

MiLB.com With recent movement throughout the St. Louis Cardinals farm system, a few players found their careers over with the organization. Releases like this happen in the regular season when the team feels like the [...]

Peoria sweeps a doubleheader behind dominating starts from Nick Petree and Arturo Reyes

MiLB.com The Cardinals' affiliates went 3-1 on Wednesday with Memphis and Peoria (2) winning, while Palm Beach struggled to their second consecutive shut out loss. The Peoria Chiefs outscored Lake County 8-0 with two [...]

St. Louis Cardinals make a series of minor league roster moves on Tuesday

Ellis Prior to Tuesday, all had been quiet down on the farm related to the minor league rosters. About a week and a half went by and not a move was made. That changed on Tuesday with the news that Mark Ellis was [...]

Three top pitching prospects on display Tuesday night for the St. Louis Cardinals

Photo Credit: MiLB.com Three big time Cardinals' pitching prospects were on display Tuesday night as Tim Cooney took the mound for Memphis, Zach Petrick for Springfield, and Marco Gonzales for Palm Beach. There were mixed results as [...]

Kurt Heyer strong for Springfield, Alex Reyes struggles to find the zone for Peoria

MiLB.com Again, it wasn't a full schedule on Monday as Memphis was rained out at home and will travel across the state to Nashville to begin a series with the Sounds on Tuesday. Kurt Heyer pitched Springfield past [...]

Springfield blown out, Palm Beach loses a marathon on Sunday

Springfield It was a rough Sunday down on the farm as all three teams in action lost. Palm Beach lost a 14 inning heartbreaker while Springfield was blown out by Corpus Christi. Memphis' bullpen again struggled in their [...]

Ronald Castillo leads a power surge in Peoria with two bombs

MilB.com The Cardinal affiliates split their games on Sunday with Memphis and Springfield on the short end and Palm Beach and Peoria on the right side of the score column. It was a quiet night for some of the hottest [...]

Stephen Piscotty is not Oscar Taveras, and it’s not close

Photo Credit: MiLB.com COMMENTARY | Spring Training 2014 was a big one for Stephen Piscotty, he stuck around big league camp all the way to the end. He had a very promising spring in which some called for him to make the major [...]

James Ramsey continues to mash the baseball, Oscar Taveras too

Photo Credit: MiLB.com It was another 3-1 night as Memphis outlasted Iowa, Springfield did the same to San Antonio, and Peoria beat Bowling Green. The only team on the wrong side of the score column was Palm Beach, who lost to [...]

Oscar Taveras and Aledmys Diaz continue their hot hitting on Thursday

Taveras2 Thursday brought a 3-1 record for the Cardinals' farm clubs as Memphis got some redemption and Springfield won a wild one in extra innings. Palm Beach shut out Bradenton and Peoria was shut out by Dayton. A [...]

Marco Gonzales dominates in first start for the Palm Beach Cardinals

NBCSports.com Oh boy was it a rough afternoon for the Memphis Redbirds as the team allowed two touchdowns and two field goals in a Omaha rout. Unlike football, the team has to wait only 24 hours for redemption. On a [...]

Aledmys Diaz collects four hits in Springfield’s heartbreaking loss

Diaz It was a rough night on the farm as both Springfield and Palm Beach gave up leads in the 9th inning and both would go on to lose. A bright spot for Springfield was Aledmys Diaz who collected four hits and 3 [...]

James Ramsey and Rafael Ortega homer in a Springfield loss

Photo Credit: MiLB.com It was a light schedule on Monday as the organization's two highest affiliates were the only clubs in action, and both were on the wrong end of the scoreboard. Things looked promising for Memphis as the [...]

Mason Katz homers twice, Aledmys Diaz collects two hits, two RBI’s in debut

Katz The Baby Birds finished the day 2-3 with Memphis, Springfield, and Peoria (Game 2) all losing while Palm Beach and Peoria (Game 1) were victorius. You'll see that Mason Katz earned player of the game honors [...]

Memphis offense keeps rolling, hits second grand slam in two nights

memphis redbirds 132 logo The Baby Birds went 2-2 on Saturday as the Memphis Redbirds keep powering their way through the Iowa Cubs. The team has scored 30 runs in its first three games and has only held the Cubs to three runs. We knew [...]

Oscar Taveras and Greg Garcia (twice) homer, Zach Petrick dominates on Friday

Photo Credit: MiLB.com While the big club struggled in the Steel City, the Baby Birds had a perfect night going 3-0 with shutouts at the AAA and AA levels. Zach Petrick picked up where he left off last season with another dominating [...]

Randal Grichuk homers in Redbirds debut, Mason Katz drives in three

Photo Credit: Baseballprospectus.com Opening Day saw its ups and down in the Cardinals minor league system. The Memphis Redbirds, led by that awesome outfield of Randal Grichuk, Oscar Taveras, and Stephen Piscotty, looked very impressive. The [...]

Projecting St. Louis Cardinals minor league Opening Day lineups

CardinalsFarm_logo (10) It is finally here! Minor league Opening Day has arrived and there are great expectations for the Cardinals farm system. While this year's version may not be as loadad as last years (thanks to graduations), [...]