The Phillies answered the question of when top prospect J.P. Crawford would be promoted to Triple-A Lehigh Valley. The answer is May 20th; oh, that's today. Crawford will make the short trip from Reading to Lehigh Valley and closer to Philadelphia.
Two AL teams exchanged condolences and some backup relief for their injury-thinned depth charts Thursday when the Los Angeles Angels agreed to accept Ryan Jackson from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for catcher Drew Butera.
Synopsis: A first season in a brand new park is always exciting. The Chihuahuas will have a strong pitching staff led by Burch Smith, Keyvius Sampson and Juan Oramas and some solid position players. How far their starters go will determine the success of the season.
Oscar Taveras, Mike O'Neill and Greg Garcia are now on the St. Louis Cardinals' 40-man roster. Jermaine Curtis, John Gast and Ryan Jackson are off, with the latter claimed by the Houston Astros via waivers.
November 20, 2013
The St. Louis Cardinals increased their September additions to eight after six Tuesday call-ups.
September 3, 2013
St. Louis Cardinals Senior Advisor to Player Development Gary LaRocque discusses factors that play into how rosters at the upper levels of the minor league system are built.
The St. Louis Cardinals made their spring final cuts - from 31 players to their opening day 25-man roster.