Included is the signing of the Cardinals second overall pick and first-round supplemental selection (36th overall), pitcher Clayton Mortensen out of Gonzaga University. St. Louis also came to terms with their 5th-round pick (172nd overall) Thomas Eager from Cal Poly SLO.
These players are expected to report to Cardinals mini-camp being held this week in Jupiter, Florida in preparation for the players to be assigned to short-season clubs in Batavia (New York-Penn League), Johnson City (Appalachian League) or the newest Cardinals affiliate in the Gulf Coast League (Jupiter).
Following is a list of those agreeing to terms.
|5||Thomas Eager||RHP||R-R||6-2||205||Cal Poly San Luis Obispo|
|6||Oliver Marmol||SS||R-R||5-10||165||College of Charleston|
|7||Deryk Hooker||RHP||R-R||6-4||185||Mira Mesa H.S.|
|10||Beau Riportella||OF||R-R||6-3||195||College of the Sequoais|
|15||Chuckie Fick||RHP||R-R||6-5||187||Cal State Northridge|
|18||Andrew Brown||OF||R-R||6-0||195||University of Nebraska|
|23||Joseph Hage||OF||R-R||6-0||180||M Stoneman Douglas H.S.|
|30||Nick Derba||C||R-R||5-10||195||Manhattan College|
|32||Nicholas Vera||3B||R-R||6-1||200||Trinity University|
|34||Steven Hill||RHP||R-R||6-4||220||Southeastern University|
|39||Rigoberto Lugo||RHP||R-R||5-11||196||Puerto Rico Baseball Academy H.S.|
|42||Mike Folli||2B||S-R||5-10||175||University of Buffalo|
|47||Mateo Marquez||OF||R-R||6-2||195||Cal State Dominguez|
Interestingly, half the 12 outfielders drafted and seven of the nine corner infielders have come to terms. Not surprisingly, 10 of the 14 seniors and over half of the junior college draftees (four of seven) have signed, as well as three of eight high schoolers taken.
2007 Cardinals draft by position
2007 Cardinals draft by class
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