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Flaherty heads back to Memphis

Cardinals No. 2 prospect made strong impression in one outing
April 4, 2018

After a notable fill-in start, St. Louis sent its No. 2 prospectJack Flaherty down to Triple-A Memphis for the start of the Minor League season.The right-hander allowed one run while striking out a career-high nine batters over five innings in the Cardinals' 5-4 loss to the Brewers on Tuesday. Ahead

Bader, Flaherty top Cards' Minors deck

Both St. Louis prospects made Major League debuts this year
December 21, 2017

Harrison Bader and Jack Flaherty will ring in the new year with some well-earned hardware.The Cardinals named the pair of Top-100 prospects as the team's best Minor Leaguers in 2017 on Thursday. They will be presented their awards at the St. Louis Baseball Writers' Association of America Awards Dinner on

Redbirds race to PCL division title

With 80th win, Cardinals' affiliate is first full-season club to clinch
August 14, 2017

With 21 games left in the regular season, Triple-A Memphis has no pennant chase to worry about."It's done," manager Stubby Clapp said. "It's out of the way, and now the players] can move on and look forward to and get settled for the playoffs."At 80-41, the Redbirds became the first

Bader called to St. Louis for Major League debut

Cardinals No. 6 prospect promoted from Triple-A to replace Fowler
July 25, 2017

Harrison Bader's second go-round at Triple-A has been much better than his first, and it's earned him a shot in the Major Leagues.The Cardinals promoted their No. 6 prospect from Triple-A Memphis on Tuesday to take the roster spot of the injured Dexter Fowler, who was placed on the 10-day

Prospect Roundup: Games of July 4

Indians' McKenzie strikes out 11; Bucs' Newman homers, doubles
July 5, 2017

Cardinals OF Harrison Bader, Triple-A Memphis: 3-for-5, HR, 2 RBI, R, 2 K -- The Cardinals' No. 6 prospect is enjoying perhaps his hottest stretch of the season. Tuesday marked his third straight multi-hit performance as he extended his hitting streak to a modest eight games. Over that span, however,

Bader, Voit go deep in Memphis rout

Redbirds launch six homers, No. 10 prospect Flaherty K's 10
5:35 PM EDT

Harrison Bader fell a triple shy of hitting for the cycle and Luke Voit hit two of Memphis' six home runs as the Redbirds beat Colorado Springs, 10-4, on Wednesday afternoon.

Redbirds' Bader locked and loaded at the plate

Cardinals No. 6 prospect homers, scores career-high four runs
May 27, 2017

There are many fine details that go into a good swing, but Harrison Bader realizes none of that matters if you're not ready to hit."I think what it all really boils down to, regardless of where you put your hands, how wide your stride is, whatever it may be, one

Bader bashes two homers for Redbirds

Cardinals' No. 5 prospect posts third career multi-homer game
May 11, 2017

Harrison Bader came through in big spots for his team twice Thursday night. To hear him tell it, he was just repaying his teammates.St. Louis' No. 5 prospect blasted a two-run homer in the fourth inning to give his team the lead and a solo shot in the sixth to

Cardinals Prospect Primer: Weaver's dream

'Focused' righty hoping to stick in St. Louis after 2016 stint
March 30, 2017

Some players are on the verge of stardom, others are entering a crucial phase of their development and still others are getting their first tastes of full-season ball. With the 2017 season approaching, takes a look at the most intriguing prospects from each MLB organization.Major League-ready: Luke Weaver, RHPIn

Rockies, Angels, Cards send spring invites

McMahon, Thaiss, Bader lead way as teams head to Spring Training
February 2, 2017

Ryan McMahon had a down 2016 season, but that won't keep him from joining the Colorado Rockies at Spring Training this season.McMahon and left-hander Kyle Freeland, whom the team drafted eighth overall in 2014, headline 22 non-roster players Colorado invited to Spring Training. The 22-year-old third baseman was Colorado's No.