Cardinals Minor Leagues

An era ends for us all

An era ends for us all

An hour before I asked my girlfriend to marry me, I paced the living room of our apartment. I needed to leave to meet her, but the Cardinals were down to their last strike. It was September 24, 2011. Chicago Cubs’ closer Carlos Mármol had Yadier Molina against the...

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Wednesday with Walton – September 28, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – September 28, 2022

The Cardinals have clinched the NL Central. We take a look at some of the newest to the big leagues and how they contributed so much this year. Brian Walton points to Brendan Donovan as the most surprising. We talk about Nootbaar and how the outfield isn’t as set as...

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Wednesday with Walton – September 21, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – September 21, 2022

A look at the players headed to Arizona this fall. All of the players that went last fall, made it to the majors this year. So what can we infer from that? We talk Tink Hence's inning restriction and Mike Antico's stolen bases. Plus Brian details a few minor league...

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Connor Thomas

Connor Thomas

Alex Coil catches up with pitcher Connor Thomas about heading down to the Arizona Fall League. He talks about his second season at Triple-A Memphis, his pitch-to-contact style and where he is health-wise. What has heard about the AFL and what is he looking forward to...

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Tommy Parsons

Tommy Parsons

RHP Tommy Parsons, of the Memphis Redbirds, improved to 11-3 this week after allowing just 3 hits and 1 run against Iowa this week. Alex Coil visits with him here. His 11 wins ties a career-high and is one win shy of leading all Triple-A pitchers. He talks about his...

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Wednesday with Walton – September 14, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – September 14, 2022

As the minor league seasons wrap up, we visit with Brian Walton of thecardinalnation.com. He's got insight into the upcoming Arizona Fall League and new rankings for Cardinals top prospects. We also take a look back at Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina as they made...

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Brian Walton – September 7, 2022

Brian Walton – September 7, 2022

Cardinals minor leagues talk each Wednesday with Brian Walton. Will Jordan Walker will head to the Arizona Fall League instead of Memphis? We also talk about Dakota Hudson's start in Memphis and how he handled the pitch clock. Brian tells us a little bit more about...

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Wednesday with Walton – September 1, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – September 1, 2022

We catch up with Brian Walton of thecardinalnation.com about the month of August for the Cardinals. We also get into his recent visit to the Florida teams. He names a few guys that stood out to him and talks about how coaches are adapting to the many format and rule...

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Ryan Loutos

Ryan Loutos

WashU grad, Ryan Loutos, talks about his path to the Memphis Redbirds and his knack for analytics. He turned down a job in software engineering for baseball and now he's helping the Cardinals develop programs for players like him. He's moving quickly up the ranks in...

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