While one crop of St. Louis Cardinals prepares for the World Series, another prepares to enter the major leagues in the Arizona Fall League.
We've borne witness to the meteoric rise of rookie NLCS MVP Michael Wacha, but not every St. Louis Cardinal moves through the minors that quickly. Others find themselves making the trip to Arizona to compete in what is considered the "finishing school" of MLB's top prospects.
Seven Cardinal minor leaguers have been selected to the 2013 Salt River Rafters. How are these "baby birds" doing?
This article tracks the progress of the names that may soon inhabit the homes of Cardinals fans everywhere. Read on for stats and analysis!
All statistics are current on MLB.com as of October 23, 2013.