Position(s): RH Starting Pitcher
Projected 2007 Team: Tulsa (AA)
Age on April 1st: 24
Born: March 25, 1983 in El Centro, California
Height: 6-0 | Weight: 210
Bats: R | Throws: R
Drafted: N/A | How Acquired: Signed as an non-drafted free agent (January, 2006)
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Contract Notes: Rule 5 eligible following 2009 season.
Other: -Brother of former Rockies reliever David Cortes.
Scouting Report / Bio: Body-type and pitching motion are similar to his brother's. His versatility and pinpoint control are clearly his best assets. Cardenas has some undisclosed disciplinary issues and was briefly suspended during the 2006 season.
Future Outlook: Organizational fodder with limited upside.
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