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Johnson City Cards Starter of the Year: 2010

Boone Whiting

Boone Whiting, an 18th round pick in the 2010 First Year Player Draft, is The Cardinal Nation/Scout.com Johnson City Cardinals Pitcher of the Year.

With the tandem (piggy-back) starting pitcher system utilized at Johnson City this year, there were twice as many "starting pitchers" in the mix for Pitcher of the Year.  The "tandem" starter system is a somewhat controversial pitch-count based system utilized at the lower levels of the Cardinals' minor league system.  The intent of the system is to prevent injuries while still exposing ten...

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