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Viva El Birdos Jul 19, 2016

Hazelbaker/Socolovich promoted, McKenry to AAA, Peralta to DL

In light of Jhonny Peralta's lingering thumb injury, the Cardinals make moves to bolster the team's offense and bullpen. Following Chris Cotillo's reports earlier today that Jeremy Hazelbaker was being promoted to the St. Louis Cardinals from Memphis, there was speculation that either a backup catcher or the recently injured Jhonny Peralta would be victims of the corresponding roster move. As it turns out, as first reported by MLB.com Jenifer Langosch, both are the case, as the Cardinals placed Jhonny Peralta on the 15-day Disabled List and demoting backup catcher Michael McKenry. In turn,...
Viva El Birdos Jul 7, 2016

Matt Carpenter goes on the disabled list

Bad news for the Cardinals The Cardinals have had a bit of a bad run when it comes to injuries. Brandon Moss is on the disabled list. Brayan Pena joined him yesterday. Jhonny Peralta has yet to crack the lineup after hurting his thumb. Of course the biggest blow came yesterday, when Matt Carpenter hurt his oblique swinging a bat. Whatever the Cardinals were hoping to hear this morning, they did not hear it, and now Carpenter, the Cardinals’ best player and legitimate MVP candidate so far this year, will head to the disabled list. The team has called up a third catcher, Michael McKenry to...
Peralta out of Cards' lineup after feeling pain in thumb

Peralta out of Cards' lineup after feeling pain in thumb

Jhonny Peralta is not in the Cardinals lineup tonight after leaving Tuesday's game with pain in his left thumb. He will be replaced at third base by Greg Garcia.

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