20-Year-Old Pitcher – St. Louis Cardinals
2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook
Despite missing almost two months with a back injury at the start of the season, Flaherty managed to pass his first test pitching in a full-season league with flying colors. The 6-foot-4 righty posted...
Jack Flaherty Contract Information:
Signed with the Cardinals in June 2014.
Flaherty, 19, has a 2.87 ERA and 54:23 K:BB ratio through 62.2 innings for Low-A Peoria.
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St. Louis Cardinals Roster
MajorsAdams, Matt (1B)
AAAFryer, Eric (C)
AABlair, Seth (P)
A+Fernandez, Junior (P)
ABean, Steve (C)
RookieAlcantara, Sandy (P)
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
The Cardinals took Flaherty in the first round of the 2014 draft, inking the 6-foot-4 righty with a bonus well over the slot value for the No. 34 pick. He's several years away from contributing at the big league level but the Cardinals spent a lot to keep him from going to North Carolina for college. He was able to get in six starts in the Gulf Coast League for the Cardinals, posting an impressive 1.59 ERA and 28 strikeouts in just 22.2 innings as an 18-year-old. He could take some big steps forward in 2015, his first full year where his focus will be entirely on pitching, and if he can finish the season in High-A for the Cardinals it will be a great sign of things to come.