Posted December 08, 2011 on
St. Louis adds three players while losing three minor leaguers in Thursday’s Rule 5 draft. We have all the in-depth information on the newest Cardinals!
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CARDINALS SELECT ERIK KOMATSU IN THE MLB RULE 5 DRAFT;
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DALLAS, Texas., December 8, 2011 –The St. Louis Cardinals selected outfielder Erik Komatsu from the Washington Nationals’ Syracuse affiliate in the Major League portion of the Rule 5 draft today.
Komatsu (ko-MAHT-su), 24, split the 2011 season between Double-A...
The Nationals selected two Minor Leaguers in the Rule 5 Draft -- catcher Beau Seabury of the Rockies and right-hander Matthew Buschmann -- and lost outfielder Erik Komatsu and right-hander Brad Meyers in the Major League phase.
As the biggest news of the baseball winter engulfed the Hilton Anatole on Thursday morning, the Cardinals did have some other business to tend to. St. Louis selected outfielder Erik Komatsu from the Washington organization in the Major League portion of the Rule 5 Draft.