Brian Walton does a tremendous job covering not only the Cardinals minor league system, but all things Cardinals on his website thecardinalnation.com. He joins me every Wednesday.

Wednesday with Walton – February 9, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – February 9, 2022

We talk about Keith Law's rankings of the Cardinals farm system. Last year the club was 11th, this year 13th. Brian Walton agrees with his list of top players, but especially Gorman being higher than Walker. Liberatore and Herrera are next but how about details on...

Wednesday with Walton – February 2, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – February 2, 2022

Four Cardinals make the Top 100 prospects list with Nolan Gorman at number one, according to Keith Law. Some other ranking systems are placing Jordan Walker ahead of Gorman, though. Brian Walton looks specifically at those two players with us this morning. What team...

Wednesday with Walton – January 26, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – January 26, 2022

The Hall of Fame voters are moving Scott Rolen in the right direction. Will we see him in next year? We talk it over here with Brian Walton. Also, we get into how the lockout is affecting those 40-man Cardinals players who teeter between the majors and minors. Brian...

Wednesday with Walton – January 19, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – January 19, 2022

A look a the Cardinals recent international signings and where these players may be assigned to play. Who are some of the other players from past international signings that have had the most success? We hear about this year's Mejia (shortstop), Cho (OF) and the risk...

Wednesday with Walton – January 12, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – January 12, 2022

A visit with Brian Walton about what's happening behind the scenes as baseball is still locked out. Next week's international signing day, a DH for 2022 and a few pitchers we could see this year not named Liberatore. Also, a look at the career of Jon Lester. Is he a...

Wednesday with Walton – January 5, 2022

Wednesday with Walton – January 5, 2022

Yepez, Gorman and Donovan. Brian Walton talks about those three players and where they fit for this year. We also talk about the potential successor for Yadier Molina and how it could be someone different than expected. The Cardinals have a number of catchers who...

Wednesday with Walton – December 29, 2021

Wednesday with Walton – December 29, 2021

We discuss the top 5 prospects in the Cardinals system according to Brian Walton's website, thecardinalnation.com and also the biggest stories of the year. Can Delvin Perez put together enough of a defensive campaign to move up? Brian compared him to Pete Kozma. We...

Wednesday with Walton – December 22, 2021

Wednesday with Walton – December 22, 2021

A look at the minor leaguers playing winter ball. Surprisingly, the Cardinals look to have a stock of catchers doing well in the farm system. Brian Walton gives us a guesstimate of how many first basemen and catchers have been displaced by the longevity of Molina and...

Wednesday with Walton – December 15, 2021

Wednesday with Walton – December 15, 2021

A look at the top 10 prospects in the Cardinals system as decided by Baseball America. Brian Walton talks about when these players could make their way to the majors. We get his summary of Alec Burleson, Josh Baez and more names not as well known in the minors. We...

Wednesday with Walton – December 8, 2021

Wednesday with Walton – December 8, 2021

Rule 5 draft today for the minor leagues and we talk it over with Brian Walton. A look at how the Cardinals could choose to bolster their minor league teams and those left unprotected. Also, news on Knizner & Herrera- the heirs to Molina. Since Herrera is still so...

Wednesday with Walton – December 1, 2020

Wednesday with Walton – December 1, 2020

An eventful few weeks in baseball as big contracts and big money has been thrown around. We talk it over here with Brian Walton of thecardinalnation.com. From Wander Franco to Steven Matz, we talk about the signings this past week. Brian also gives us info on a few...

Wednesday with Walton – November 10, 2021

Wednesday with Walton – November 10, 2021

This morning with Brian Walton, we visit about the record setting Gold Glove awards for the Cardinals. We also talk about Matt Carpenter's tribute video to the city and his Hall of Fame likelihood. Brian fills us in on the free agent situations for Nick Plummer and...