MITCH HARRIS RUMORS & GOSSIP
RHP MITCH HARRIS AND C ED EASLEY OPTIONED TO MEMPHIS PHILADELPHIA, Pa., June 19, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals have recalled infielder Greg Garcia and first baseman Xavier Scruggs from Memphis (AAA) today. Catcher Ed Easley and right‐handed pitcher Mitch Harris were optioned to Memphis following Thursday afternoon’s game in Minnesota. Garcia, 25, was [...]
I get it. Feel good stories are nice to have in your home town. They bring people together and lift them up. Eventually, though, they die down and become repetitive. Such is the case of St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Mitch Harris. The former Navy weapons officer waited five years to realize his dream of pitching in the big leagues and will always be known as the guy who took over for...
FOX Sports Midwest release
On Memorial Day (Monday, May 25 at 2 p.m. CT), FOX Sports Midwest’s St. Louis Cardinals telecast will start with a one-hour Cardinals Live pregame show that will include features paying tribute to men and women who have served our country. The show will include:
• An interview with Cardinals pitcher Mitch Harris, the first graduate of the U.S. Naval...
A list of awesome things going on with the Cardinals right this very moment.
1) The Navy’s first win.
Lt. Mitch Harris gets his first–and Navy's first ML win #STLCards #Cardinals http://t.co/sJE8O5bjoh
— Brian Stull (@StullySTL) May 6, 2015
2) Matt Carpenter is the new Stan Musial.
Matt Carpenter: 1st Cardinals player with 20 extra-base hits in the team's first 26...
Mitch Harris is set to make major-league history on Tuesday for the St. Louis Cardinals.
According to multiple reports, the Cardinals will call up Harris, a reliever prospect, from Triple-A Memphis. That will make Harris the first Naval Academy graduate in the majors since 1921.
Fittingly, he will be in the nation's capital, where the Cardinals are beginning a three-game series against...
One of the more welcome additions to professional sporting events the past several years has been the teams desire to honor more military personnel, both active and retired.
Bringing them into the spotlight, often times before games begin, the moment gives 10K, 20K, sometimes 80K people the chance to show their support for the men and women who are/were protecting our freedom.
Imagine for a moment that you have just completed two deployments for the Navy of the United States. Imagine giving up your baseball dream to serve your country. Imagine being deployed on the high seas, and playing catch on the flight deck of your ship just to try to recapture that feeling of being a ballplayer. This was the life of Lieutenant Mitch Harris.
Drafted in the thirteenth...
Every player has a story but rarely do they carry one as rich and inspirational as Memphis Redbirds pitcher Mitch Harris. A 29 year old pitcher chasing down a dream he’s harbored since he was a kid and one he waited five years to pursue, while serving in the Navy as a weapons officer. After being drafted in 2008, Harris served his country and put his athletic career on hold. After...
Mitch Harris will have a jersey, number 73 to be exact, hanging in a locker at Roger Dean Stadium when pitchers and catchers report for spring training next week.
Harris is one of 18 non-roster invitees that have been invited to practice with the Cardinals major league team.
Unlike every single one of his teammates, Harris is the only one to graduate from the United States Naval...
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On Saturday, the St. Louis Cardinals organization made a few roster moves that affect three of the four full-season teams. The biggest names on the move are Anthony Garcia and Mitch Harris. Garcia is headed to the disabled list and Harris gets a promotion to Double-A Springfield.
Here is a complete list of moves made on Sunday
Springfield Cardinals: Added Mitch Harris