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Cardinals have options when Jhonny Peralta returns

Jhonny Peralta is on a rehab assignment, and when he gets back, the Cardinals have plenty of options for playing time. Jhonny Peralta is currently in Peoria getting himself back up to playing speed. A thumb injury can be difficult to come back from and getting the necessary strength to swing a bat with authority does take time. Rehab assignments can last up to 20 days for position players, and it appears that Peralta will get much of that time to get himself back. Once he does return to St. Louis, how playing time will be apportioned is not yet determined, but the emergence of Aledmys Diaz...
Viva El Birdos May 23, 2016

Cardinals Farm Report: Alex Reyes Returns, Jhonny Peralta Rehabs among Weekend Highlights

Looking at each game the Cardinals' farm teams played over the previous weekend. The previous weekend in the Cardinals’ farm system is highlighted by the returns of some key players, perhaps the most buzzworthy being that of praised starting-pitching prospect Alex Reyes, who was granted the nod in Sunday’s game for the Memphis Redbirds. The other notable return was that of St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta, who began a rehab assignment with the Peoria Chiefs on Friday. Peralta started Friday’s game at short and Saturday’s game at third base. Friday, May 20 Memphis...
Cards notes: When Peralta returns, infield shuffle could begin

Cards notes: When Peralta returns, infield shuffle could begin

An all-day rain curtailed any on-field hitting that rehabbing Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta would have been involved in Tuesday afternoon. But general manager John Mozeliak said that after Peralta returns to the field for drills, it’s possible that the veteran…
Bless You Boys May 6, 2016

Detroit Tiger links: More MLB PED suspensions are on the way

There is more steroid DOOM to come. In this post-steroid era, performance enhancing drug (PED) suspensions have just become part of the landscape. Every year, a couple players are flagged, caught, and serve long suspensions. Former Tiger Jhonny Peralta missed 50 games as part of the Biogenesis scandal a couple years ago. This year, there have already been three high profile suspensions, and now there is an ESPN Outside The Lines report that additional suspensions will be announced. The main culprit is Turinabol, or as I more fondly know it, 4-Chlorodehydromethyltestosterone. The reason for...
Cardinals notes: Peralta is ahead of schedule

Cardinals notes: Peralta is ahead of schedule

Injured shortstop could be playing in a month.
Arizona Republic Apr 27, 2016
David Peralta will get starts in CF for Diamondbacks

David Peralta will get starts in CF for Diamondbacks

A day after his failed sliding attempt to make a catch in center field helped trigger a five-run fifth inning by the St.         

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