After a pair of tune-up games with Palm Beach after coming off the DL, Ramsey did receive that promotion on May 5th. Now having played 89 Double-A games, despite a .254 batting average, the left-handed hitter is the top 20 in the Texas League in home runs (15), walks (50), on-base percentage (.355), slugging (.431) and OPS (.786).
In the following interview, exclusively for subscribers to The Cardinal Nation, the 23rd overall selection in the 2012 draft speaks about his adjustments and improvements in his 14 months as a professional.
This concludes the current Springfield interview series. Exclusive interviews with St. Louis pitchers Kevin Siegrist and Seth Maness will follow, as will an in-depth review of hitting across the system with Cardinals minor league hitting coordinator Derrick May.
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Outfielder Stephen Piscotty
Catcher Casey Rasmus
Relief pitcher Lee Stoppelman
Starting pitcher Zach Petrick
Manager Mike Shildt
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