This time, Cardinals prospect Alex Reyes has only himself to blame

After two injury-plagued seasons, Memphis Redbirds pitcher on shelf after punching wall

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 01, 2019 7:49 PM CT | Published: May 01, 2019 3:52 PM CT

Alex Reyes, a top St. Louis Cardinals prospect, was trying to bounce back from elbow and lat injuries and return to the majors. But after a ragged start for the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds, he punched a wall and fractured the pinkie on his non-throwing hand. 


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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.

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