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Cards Minors Fly, Ground & K Pitchers: Part 1

What types of outs are the St. Louis Cardinals minor league pitchers getting? What is the breakdown by pitching level? With more than half of the season over for the full-season squads, we take an in-depth look in the first of an exclusive two-part series.

There are three types of outs:  ground out (GO), fly or air out (AO) and strike out (SO).  Pitchers that average at least one strike out per inning pitched (K/9 IP of nine or greater) categorized as strike out pitchers.  Those that had a K/9 IP average between eight and nine were classified as "borderline strike out pitchers".  All of the rest were placed in an "Other" group and sorted only... Recommended Stories

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