(KMOV.com) -- There will now be six Cardinals represented in the MLB All-Star Game Tuesday.
On Sunday, Cards closer Edward Mujica wil take teammate Adam Wainwright’s spot.
Wainwright chose to give up his spot due to pitching starting Sunday night’s game against the Chicago Cubs.
This is Mujica’s first ever All-Star appearance.
Mujica has saved 26 games this season in 27 chances. He has a 2.24 ERA.
The 2013 MLB All-Star game is in New York on Tuesday.