|Palm Beach OF Stephen Piscotty: Joins Ramsey |
by Brian Walton of TheCardinalNation.com, June 22, 2013 at 4:22 pm ET
Stephen Piscotty Profile
On Saturday, the St. Louis Cardinals promoted one of their 2012 first-round draft picks, outfielder Stephen Piscotty, from A-Advanced Palm Beach to Double-A Springfield. There, he joins a fellow-first round outfielder from that same draft, James Ramsey.
Piscotty, a 2013 Florida State League All-Star, posted a .292/.348/.477 line at Palm Beach. The 22-year-old hit nine home runs and drove in 35 in 243 at-bats over 63 games.
He replaces Tommy Pham at Springfield. Piscotty's Palm Beach replacement has not yet been named.