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8. Lane Thomas, OF-6 HR
For Memphis: .275 / .321 / .496 for .818 OPS in 140 PA, 32 games.
How he became a Cardinal: Exchanged for International Bonus Money from Toronto in July 2017.
How he left: Still with the Cardinal.
Before Arosalena’s breakout in class AAA, Thomas had it, and it also had a team wondering what the level rabbit ball is about aggressive production. was. Thomas added the ability to play in the center, and Cardinals internally felt that he would challenge the incumbent Harrison Bader to play there, and wanted to set the duel for the start. Injuries, inconsistencies and COVID-19 slowed Thomas down in the majors. This season, Thomas is hitting .098 / .260 / .122 in a late-game role as a defensive shift, pinch runner, and pinch hitter.
7. Carson Kelly, C-7 HR
For Memphis: .269 / .378 / .395 for .773 OPS in 349 PA, 83 games.
How he became a Cardinal: 2012 draft (2nd round)
How he left: In December 2018, it was traded with Luke Weaver, Andrew Young and Draft Topic and sent to Arizona for Paul Goldschmidt.
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