RHP Jack Flaherty was drafted with the 34th overall pick of the 2014 Amateur Draft, and quickly rose through the St. Louis Cardinals farm system, making his debut on September 1, 2017. Starting 2018 on the Redbirds Opening Day roster, Flaherty capitalized in his rookie season, taking his place in the Cardinals starting rotation and earning his first win with a 13-strikeout game. With an elite slider, Flaherty finished the year with eight wins and an ERA of 3.34.
Jack Flaherty's Accomplishments:
- 2018 Baseball America Major League All-Rookie Team