Oct 30, 2013
Why would a 25-year-old quit baseball after his MLB debut?
Adrian Cardenas was a Phillies first-round pick in 2006 and established himself as a solid second base prospect, getting traded to the A's for Joe Blanton in mid-2008.
This Date In Baseball
1932 - Cleveland's Municipal Stadium opened and Lefty Grove and the Philadelphia A's beat the Indians 1-0 before 76,979 fans.
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Cubs vs. Pirates Preview, Monday 4/1, 12:35 CT: Opening Day
I'm still in Arizona, heading back to Chicago starting tomorrow, with plenty of time before the Cubs' home opener a week from today.
Cubs assign infielder, three righties to Iowa
The Cubs opened spots on the 40-man roster Thursday as infielder Adrian Cardenas and right-handed pitchers Miguel Socolovich, Jason Berken and Marcos Mateo were assigned outright to Triple-A Iowa.