Springfield, MO - The Texas League announced on Thursday that Springfield Cardinals 3B Patrick Wisdom has been named the Texas League Player of the Month for the month of June.
Wisdom, 23, helped power the Cardinals to a 16-10 record in June, registering a .309 batting average with seven home runs and 23 RBIs in 25 games. He finished the month tied for the Texas League lead, and tied for 2nd in all of Double-A, in home runs and RBIs, leading the club in both categories. One of Wisdom's best stretches throughout the month was the week of June 15 - 21, when he hit .321 (9x28) with four home runs and 13 RBIs through the seven games en route to the Texas League Player of the Week Award.
On the season, the Murrieta, California native is hitting .267 with eight home runs and 37 RBIs, tying for the team lead in long-balls and ranking 2nd in runs driven home. In his second season with Springfield, he entered the campaign ranked by Baseball America as the Cardinals #20 Prospect. Wisdom was selected by St. Louis in the 1st round of the 2012 June Draft out of St. Mary's College of California.
Click here to view Patrick Wisdom's player profile on SpringfieldCardinals.com.
Fireworks at the Field, Cardinals 1982 World Championship Replica Rings, Two Fan Vote Mini Bobblehead Giveaways, Modern Country Fireworks and more from July 2 - 7
Springfield returns home for a huge six-game homestand tonight through Tuesday, July 7. Don't miss a minute of the fun, including:
-Thursday, July 2 - Cline Dental 2007 Fan Vote Mini Bobblehead Giveaway 3 of 10 featuring Joe Mather Bobbleheads (2,500) and Klement's "Buck a Brat" Night. First Pitch is 7:10pm, gates open at 6:10pm.
-Friday, July 3 - Jersey Mike's Subs Friday Night Fireworks featuring Modern Country Music and AT&T Dreams Come True Night. First Pitch is 7:10pm, gates open at 6:10pm.
-Saturday, July 4 - CoxHealth Fireworks at the Field Game with postgame Sequel Dose concert and huge 4th of July Fireworks Celebration. First Pitch is 5:10pm, gates open at 4:10pm. Tickets for the game and day's full events start at just $9.
-Sunday, July 5 - St. Louis Cardinals 1982 World Championship Replica Ring Giveaway (2,500), Hiland Dairy Ice Cream Sunday, Kids Run the Bases and Specialty Cap Auction to benefit EMS Angels MC. First Pitch is 6:10pm, gates open at 5:10pm.
-Monday July 6 - Pasta Express $1 Kids Orders of Toasted Ravioli Night. First Pitch is 7:10pm, gates open at 6:10pm.
-Tuesday, July 7 - Maria's Mexican Restaurant 2008 Fan Vote Mini Bobblehead Giveaway 4 of 10 featuring Jon Jay Bobbleheads (2,500) and Great Southern Bank $1 Dog Day. First Pitch is 7:10pm, gates open at 6:10pm.
For information about becoming a Season Ticket Holder, organizing a Group Outing, booking a The Cup Birthday Party or ordering Individual Game Tickets right now, call the Front Office at (417) 863-2143 or visit SpringfieldCardinals.com.
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