Cardinals infield prospect Aledmys Diaz has been placed on Double-A Springfield's disabled list due to an upper back/lat strain.
Cardinals prospect shortstop Aledmys Diaz hit his third home run of the season as part of a 2-for-4 night for Double-A Springfield on Wednesday.
Cardinals shortstop prospect Aledmys Diaz is off to a hot start for Double-A Springfield, hitting .414/.400/.724 through eight games, with four doubles, one triple, and one home run.
Cardinals optioned SS Aledmys Diaz to Double-A Springfield; optioned OF Joey Butler and LHP Sam Freeman to Triple-A Memphis.
Aledmys Diaz singled in both of his at-bats Friday against the Nationals in his spring debut.
Aledmys Diaz is scheduled to make his Grapefruit League debut on Friday against the Nationals.
Aledmys Diaz traveled to Mexico Monday in order to complete the final steps in obtaining his work visa.
Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Aledmys Diaz will receive a four-year, $8 million contract from the Cardinals.
Aledmys Diaz must acquire a work visa before he can participate in Grapefruit League games.
Cardinals signed SS Aledmys Diaz.
George King III of the New York Post reports that the Yankees will pass on Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz.
David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Braves have scouted Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz "multiple times."
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi and Ken Rosenthal report that Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz had a private workout for the Yankees Friday.
Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that Athletics are interested in Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz.