VANCOUVER, CA - Vancouver Canadians right-hander Javier Avendano is quietly putting together one of the best seasons across the Toronto Blue Jays farm system. Acquired during the offseason from the St. Louis Cardinals through the Rule 5 draft, the Venezuelan pitcher has proven to be a worthy pick-up.
August 27, 2012
LANSING, MI - Javier Avendano has pitched his way to several different places in his young career, and now looks to remain steady with the Toronto Blue Jays organization. The 22-year-old right-handed reliever hails from Maracaibo, Venezuela, where he began his baseball career.
St. Louis adds three players while losing three minor leaguers in Thursday's Rule 5 draft. We have all the in-depth information on the newest Cardinals!
December 8, 2011
42 additional players have been invited to St. Louis Cardinals extended spring training camp, which begins on April 6.
The second of three looks at top Cardinals prospects that missed our Top 40 list with Brian Walton.
January 17, 2011
The first of three looks at Cardinals prospects that missed our Top 40 list with Dustin Mattison leading off.
January 16, 2011
Only a sore shoulder could slow Javier Avendano from completely mastering Gulf Coast League hitters.
October 12, 2010