Interview: Cards Farm Director Gary LaRocque

The head of St. Louis Cardinals player development covers a wide-ranging list of topics in an exclusive interview.

With less than a month in the 2014 minor league schedule, St. Louis Cardinals farm director Gary LaRocque sat down to talk about progress across the system to date this season.

Among the subjects he discusses are the benefits of promotions and demotions, the signing of free agents to augment the draft class, the fourth coach/scout program being implemented in full-season ball, the plans ahead for fall instructional league and the Arizona Fall League, the importance of winning as a part of player development and more.



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