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Archive for July, 2016

Cardinals 2016-2017 International Bonus Update

Which July 2nd players have been signed by the St. Louis Cardinals, how much did they receive and how much will it cost the team overall?

Final Look at 2016 Cardinals Draft Spending

The St. Louis Cardinals spent over $9.5 million on top talent acquired in the 2016 First-Year Player Draft.

Wednesday Cardinals All-Star Break Marathon on FOX Sports Midwest

FOX Sports Midwest will replay five of the most memorable Cardinals games of the first half of 2016 on Wednesday, July 13.

Walton on Reyes on The Afternoon Drive

Brian Walton discusses Alex Reyes’ immediate future and the tradeoffs involved with bringing him to St. Louis.

How Should Gold Glove Affect Kelly’s Prospect Ranking?

St. Louis Cardinals prospect Carson Kelly won the 2015 minor league Gold Glove Award at catcher. How much should that improve his prospect status relative to others?