Jenifer Langosch covers the Cardinals for MLB.com. She covered the Pirates from 2007-11.
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com The Cardinals and Dodgers meet on national TV this afternoon, as John Gast goes for his third win in as many Major League starts. But before the Cardinals go for win no. 32, manager Mike Matheny provided a few medical updates on his group of ailing pitchers. Here’s a quick hitter on the […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com We’re still nearly four hours from first pitch at Petco Park tonight and already it has been quite a busy news day for the Cardinals. It was determined this morning — after a visit to Dr. James Andrews — that Jaime Garcia will need to undergo shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com Right-hander Fernando Salas has been placed on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation, the Cardinals announced on Wednesday. The move frees up a necessary spot on the 25-man roster to add lefty Tyler Lyons, who will start for the Cardinals on Wednesday night. Salas gave no indication that his shoulder was bothering […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com Left-hander Jaime Garcia is scheduled to undergo surgery on his left shoulder, a Cardinals official confirmed, after being diagnosed with a tear in his labrum. The decision to have a procedure was made after Garcia was seen by Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Fla., on Wednesday. The Cardinals have not announced the date […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com David Freese is out of the lineup for a second straight day, presumably still because of that cut he sustained when he was spiked by Norichika Aoki on Sunday. Freese told me yesterday that he felt fine hitting, fielding and throwing — but there was clearly some swelling around his right thumb. He was available off […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com The list of frustrations that Kyle Lohse has with the Cardinals is apparently growing in length. He was bothered last year by the club’s lack of interest in talking to him about possibly returning to the organization. Then, in his first two starts against his former team this season, the new Brewer found […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com Several news items to come out of the Cardinals’ clubhouse this morning. You can read more on each in the cardinals.com notebook this afternoon, but here is a quick rundown so that everyone is caught up in the meantime: Manager Mike Matheny announced that left-hander Tyler Lyons will join the team in San […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com A left shoulder strain has landed left-hander Jaime Garcia on the disabled list and has the Cardinals concerned that surgery may be the necessary in order to correct a shoulder impingement that has been bothering Garcia for the past 12 months. This same injury sidelined Garcia for a little more than two months […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com Matt Adams has dented the starting lineup for just the second time since coming off the disabled list May 7. He went 2-for-3 with a home run off Milwaukee’s Marco Estrada back in April. Carlos Beltran — 1-for-8 in his career against Estrada — gets the day off. This will be Estrada’s third […] More»|
|Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com The Cardinals open a series tonight against the Brewers, whom they’ve beaten six times in seven tries already this season. Jaime Garcia made a start in each of those series, allowing a combined one run on 15 hits in 15 innings. He has a quality start in nine of his 11 career starts […] More»|
|The August waiver process can be as unfair to teams with small revenues as it is confusing for most fans. With that in mind, why not just create one true Trade Deadline date and stick with it?
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