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Top Draft Pick Moving Up

Rasmus Swinging for the Swing

Perhaps the best position prospect in the St. Louis Cardinals minor league system since J.D. Drew, this Top Draft Pick is moving up...

Top pick Colby Rasmus is expected to play for the Swing of Quad Cities, the St. Louis Cardinals, low Class A affiliate, when spring training camp breaks this weekend. Rasmus, 19, was the Cardinals' first selection in the 2005 draft, taken 28th overall out of Russell County High School in Alabama, where he was coached by his father, a former pro ballplayer, and played with his younger brother... Recommended Stories