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Cardinals Draftee Interview: Matt Williams

Before his first professional game, St. Louis Cardinals 15th-round draft pick Matt Williams spoke with Senior Minor League Writer Dustin Mattison.

In the 15th round of the 2011 MLB First-Year Player Draft, the St. Louis Cardinals chose Matt  Williams from Liberty University. The shortstop is known for his defense but has shown good pop at the plate as well. Coming off a spring season in which he hit .336/.405/.549, the six-footer was assigned to Johnson City of the Appalachian League. In 226 at-bats for Liberty this spring, he collected...

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