WATCH: Alex Reyes still takes on leadership role with Cardinals despite injury setbacks

"It means a lot, I take pride in the fact that some guys do look up to me."

Sam Masterson
February 18, 2020 - 7:46 am

JUPITER, Fla. (KMOX) - Alex Reyes remembers when Carlos Martinez used to be among the top prospects in the St. Louis Cardinals organization and even though he had no MLB experience at the time, he did have some wisdom to pass along to Reyes and other youngsters. Now that he's matured, Reyes says he loves having some "influence" on younger pitchers in the organization and is taking his turn to share his knowledge. 

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In our first walk and talk of Spring Training, the former No. 1 overall prospect in the Cardinals organization chats with our Chris Hrabe on a walk through the Rodger Dean Chevrolet Stadium parking lot. 

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