Former Cardinals in the Pro’s
Drafted into the Major Leagues of Baseball:
2001: Philip Sobkow, Round 44, Detroit Tigers 2002: David Parker, Round 43, Los Angeles Dodgers 2003: Philip Sobkow, Round 10, Los Angeles Dodgers 2004: Brian Hoff, Round 27, Florida Marlins 2005: Anthony Claggett, Round 11, Detroit Tigers 2006: Rylan Hanks, Round 23, Florida Marlins 2007: Dan Runzler, Round 9, San Francisco Giants 2007: Nicholas Longmire, Round 37, Oakland Athletics 2006: JJ Leaper, Round 38, New York Mets 2010: JJ Leaper, Signed Free-Agent contract with Kansas City Royals and pitched in the Appalachian League with the Burlington Royals. 2010: Andrelton Simmons Round 2, Atlanta Braves. Signed. 2010: Dillon Wilson, Round 43, Kansas City Royals. Did not sign, currently at University of Arkansas, Little Rock. 2011: Blair Walters, Round 11, Chicago White Sox. Traded to Houston Astros in 2012. Last team Winston-Salem. 2011 : Chris Cox, Round 39, Toronto Blue Jays. 2012 : Stuart Pudenz, Round 13, Oakland A's. Vermont Lake Monsters NY-Penn League. 2012 : Stephen Johnson Round 6, San Francisco Giants. 2012 team Salem-Keizer Volcanoes.
Players signing free agent professional contracts:
2006: Aaron Cotter, Seattle Mariners 2007: Wayne Kendrick, Cincinnati Reds 2012 : Chris Cox, Arizona Diamondbacks (Nov. 2012) 2017: Kody Rock, Milwaukee Brewers
Players signing independent league professional contracts:
2004: Jason Collette, Long Beach Armada 2004: John Martinez, Chillicote Paint 2007: Nick Salotti, Florence Freedom 2007: Craig Trent, Florence Freedom 2012: Chris Cox, Quebec Capitales (April 2012) (Finished season as the 2nd best Prospect in Independent baseball). Baseball America. 2014: Felix Brown, Trois Rivieres Aigles 2017: Dondrei Hubbard, Melbourne Aces (Australian Baseball League)