Two Springfield Cardinals players have been selected to participate in the Futures Game played during MLB All-Star weekend. - (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The St. Louis Cardinals have managed to stockpile a number of very promising prospects in their minor league system. Many are even excited about the Cardinals most recent draft picks. But none of those draft picks are as exciting as the dynamic duo the Cardinals have with their Double AA affiliate in Springfield.
Second baseman Kolten Wong and Oscar Taveras, both with the Springfield Cardinals, have been selected to play in the Sirius XM All-Star Futures Game played.
Both Taveras and Wong were selected to the Texas League All-Star team for their excellent seasons with Springfield, but a selection to participate in the Futures Game signifies that these are two big-time prospects that could be Major League ready in the near future.
Taveras is just 19 years old and is having a special season for the Springfield Cardinals. Th...