Category: Character

By March 27, 2023Reflections

“The stretch in which he showed the most actually might have been after his run of success, when he went 0 for 14 from March 20 through March 25. That’s when the Cardinals’ coaching staff really locked in on how Walker handled being on that stage and having those sorts of struggles.

‘I wanted to show them all my tools, but I wanted to show them my character as well. I wanted to show that even when things don’t go well, I want to be someone they can trust and that I won’t crumble or anything like that. I’ll still have the same attitude’.”

Jordan Walker; St. Louis Cardinals prospect who at age 20 made the jump from the

AA minor league level to the major league team.