Brett Wallace, recently promoted 3rd baseman for your AAA Memphis Redbirds, has graciously agreed to answer questions from GRB members. If you would like to ask him a question, feel free to post them here. The deadline for submitting questions is Monday, May 25th. Once Brett has had an opportunity to answer, the responses will be posted in the Interview forum.
This session will be coordinated in accordance with our Q & A Guidelines
(Gathered from MemphisRedbirds.com
Full Name: Brett Alexander Wallace
Birthplace: Marin, CA
College: Arizona State
Height: 6' 2"
Brett was selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the first round of the June 2008 Players Draft.Highlights
Hit .327 with five homers, 28 runs scored and 25 RBIs in 41 games with Class A Quad Cities of the Midwest League ... hit his first professional homer on July 5 ... went 3-for-5 with a homer, three RBIs and three runs scored on July 26 ... had a 10-game hitting streak from July 28-Aug. 6 ... hit .370 against left-handed pitchers ... finished the season batting .367 with three homers, 13 runs scored and 11 RBIs in 13 games with Double-A Springfield of the Texas League ... went 3-for-4 with a homer, a season-high four RBIs and three runs scored on Aug. 23 ... cranked two solo homers on Aug. 24 ... hit .309 with six homers, 24 RBIs and 22 runs scored in 24 games in with the Peoria Saguaros of the Arizona Fall League ... went 4-for-5 with a homer and a career-high six RBIs on Nov. 3.
Thank you to Brett Wallace for answering our questions, Kyle Parkinson - Director of Communications with the Memphis Redbirds for coordinating the interview, and GRB members for making GRB such a great place to discuss Cardinals baseball!
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