JUPITER, Fla., March 5, 2017 – St. Louis Cardinals’ Sr. Vice President/General Manager John Mozeliak today announced several staff promotions and new hires within the team’s Baseball Operations and Scouting Departments.
Among those earning promotions include Ron “Pop” Warner, who has been elevated to Assistant Field Coordinator; Dane Sorensen, who takes the position of Director of Baseball Development and Jeremy Cohen, promoted to Director of Baseball Analysis and Systems.
Also earning promotions within the Baseball Operations staff are Patrick Casanta to Manager, Baseball Systems and Erick Almonte to Palm Beach Cardinals (A) Hitting Coach.
The team also announced the following new hires:
Brandon Allen – Johnson City Cardinals (R) Hitting Coach
Joshua Lopez – Peoria Chiefs (A) 4th Coach
Aaron Klinec – Springfield Cardinals (AA) 4th Coach
Adrian Martin – Memphis Redbirds (AAA) 4th Coach
Emily Wiebe – Baseball Operations Fellow
Travis Tartamella – Minor League Catching Instructor
Rick Strickland – Minor League Hitting Consultant
Mauricio Rubio – Northwest Amateur Area Scout