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Post Game: link
Began play September 19.
48 players participating: link
Countdown: 4 more days!!!!
Players scheduled to participate: Brad Furnish (Springfield), Tyler Norrick (Palm Beach), Justin Fiske (Springfield), Adam Ottavino (Springfield), Steven Hill (Palm Beach, taxi squad), Tyler Greene (Memphis), Brett Wallace (Springfield), and Shane Robinson (Memphis).
Mexican Pacific League
Begins play October 11.
Currently playing exhibition games.
Begins play October 14.
Cardenales de Lara announced their roster which includes Ex-Cardinal farmhand Jackson Paz, Ex-Cardinal infielder Miguel Cairo (joining the team in December), and current Cardinals shortstop Cesar Izturis (joining in November). Izturis, again like last season, will be looking to attract attention as he is a free agent this major league off-season.
Venezuelan Parallel League
Begins play mid-October.
Numerous Cardinals' prospects expected to participate.
Begins play October 15.
Begins play October 24.
Begins play late-October.
Puerto Rican League
Begins play November 6.
Gigantes de Carolina have signed
former Cardinals' 2006 World Series outfielder Preston Wilson to a winter league
contract, under recommendation by Jose Oquendo.
Also on the Gigantes' roster is Ex-Memphis Redbird pitcher Armando Rios.
Players tentatively expected to
participate: Yadier Molina (
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