Michael Wacha RUMORS & NEWS

Michael Wacha

Position RHP
Height 6'6"
Weight 210 lbs
Birthplace Iowa City, Iowa
Current Team Memphis Redbirds (AAA)
  • Cards assign prices for Wacha ... er, Winter Warm-up

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "In the annual referendum on the player or players who the Cardinals' organization expects to be in the most demand at Winter Warm-up for autographs, the message is clear. Rookie Michael Wacha is $5 shy of a Hall of Famer. Wacha, the National League championship series MVP and a sensation in..." January 06

  • Wacha takes express route to majors

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The Cardinals would prefer to keep first-year pro Michael Wacha in the minors for a majority of this season, but a rash of injuries to starters has left them with no choice and one dazzling pitching prospect. He is their best available option. Only 11 months, 29 days removed from his final..." May 29

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    Danny Knobler @DannyKnoblerCBS

    Cardinals announce top prospect Michael Wacha will start Thursday vs. Royals

  • Wacha gonna do for Cards?

    MiLB.com "Michael Wacha was still pitching at Texas A&M at this time last year, trying to win the Big 12 title and lead the Aggies into the NCAA Tournament. Now he finds himself trying to help the Memphis Redbirds win the American North Division title. "It's been a crazy past year, that's for sure,"..." May 06

2014 MLB Draft Projections

# Team Player School/Team
1 Diamondbacks Brady Aiken Cathedral Catholic HS
2 Astros Brendan Rodgers Lake Mary HS (FLA)
3 Rockies Michael Matuella Duke
4 Rangers Nathan Kirby Virginia
5 Astros Walker Buehler Vanderbilt
6 Twins Kyle Funkhouser Louisville
7 Red Sox Kolby Allard San Clemente HS
8 White Sox Daz Cameron Eagle's Landing Christian Academy
9 Cubs Phil Bickford Cal State Fullerton
10 Phillies Dansby Swanson Vanderbilt

Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.


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