Cardinals 2010 Draft Status Update

Signing status of all 52 picks made by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2010 First-Year Player Draft.

The following is the draft status of the St. Louis Cardinals class of 2010 as of Saturday, August 14. The club and draftees have until Monday at midnight Eastern time to come to terms.

To date, 42 of 52 drafted players have signed, with one retirement since. Two others agreed to terms back in June, but changed their minds. So, decisions from eight of the ten unsigned have yet to be disclosed.

In the table that follows, each player's date of signing, his initial team assignment and notes follow. (+ indicates player has been promoted, - indicates player has been demoted.)

Click on the highlighted names and comments for player profiles and additional information.

Rd. Player Pos Sign Tm Comments
1 Zack Cox 3B U of Ark.soph expected to sign (8/12)
1s Seth Blair RHP 30-Jul BAT Signed, reported; may or may not pitch
1s Tyrell Jenkins RHP 13-Aug JC
2 Jordan Swagerty RHP Still negotiating with Cards (8/13 report)
3 Sam Tuivailala SS 15-Jun GCL
4 Cody Stanley C 15-Jun JC
5 Nick Longmire OF 15-Jun BAT
6 John Gast LHP 8-Jul BAT
7 Greg Garcia SS 15-Jun JC
8 Daniel Bibona LHP 18-Jul QC
9 Tyler Lyons LHP 25-Jul BAT Injured elbow. Didn't pitch. 60-day DL.
10 Reggie Williams  OF 21-Jun JC
11 Ben Freeman LHP 15-Jun GCL
12 Austin Wilson OF Cards push vs. Stanford commit (8/5)
13 Colin Walsh 2B 15-Jun JC++
14 Cesar Aguilar RHP 15-Jun GCL
15 Geoff Klein C 15-Jun BAT
16 Anthony Bryant OF 15-Jun GCL
17 Corderious Dodd OF 1-Jul GCL
18 Boone Whiting RHP 15-Jun JC
19 Chad Oberacker OF Jr. likely returning to Tenn. Tech (8/7)
20 Trevor Martin SS 15-Jun GCL
21 Josh Lucas RHP 15-Jun GCL
22 Steven Ramos OF 15-Jun JC-
23 Dyllon Nuernberg RHP 6-Jul GCL
24 Pat Biserta OF 15-Jun BAT
25 Richard Mendoza RHP 15-Jun GCL
26 Victor Sanchez 1B 15-Jun BAT
27 Aidan Lucas RHP 15-Jun JC
28 Taylor Black SS Univ of KY Jr .303 in Coastal Plain Lg.
29 Chris Patterson RHP 15-Jun JC 11G then quit to return to school
30 Iden Nazario LHP 17-Jun JC
31 Mike O'Neill OF 15-Jun BAT
32 Ryan Copeland LHP 15-Jun JC
33 Joey Bergman 2B 15-Jun BAT
34 Matt Valaika 2B 15-Jun BAT
35 Drew Benes RHP 15-Jun JC
36 Dean Kiekhefer LHP 15-Jun JC++
37 Packy Elkins SS 15-Jun JC
38 Jeff Nadeau LHP 15-Jun JC
39 Ian Parry RHP Came to terms; went to law school
40 Phil Cerreto 3B 15-Jun JC
41 Chase Reid RHP 20-Jun BAT
42 Cole Brand RHP 15-Jun GCL
43 Chris Edmondson OF 15-Jun JC+
44 Adam Melker OF 15-Jun BAT
45 Robert Hansen RHP TN all-stater signed with Vanderbilt
46 Peter Mooney SS .354 Coastal Plain Lg;. So Car U next?
47 Justin Wright LHP 10-Aug BAT He announced signing but org hasn't
48 Hector Acosta C To Ark-L. Rock from Coffeyville JC
49 Bob Revesz LHP 15-Jun JC
50 Andrew Moye RHP Came to terms but changed mind

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