KANSAS CITY, MO - JUNE 5: Michael Wacha #52 of the St. Louis Cardinals throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on June 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images) By Ed Zurga
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (BaseballStL) -- Michael Wacha will come off the disabled list and pitch Thursday against the Milwaukee Brewers, Mike Matheny announced Tuesday.
Wacha has been on the disabled list since June 22 with a stress reaction in his throwing shoulder.
He threw 34 pitches in a Double-A start Sunday and is expected to be on a limit of 50-60 pitches Thursday in Milwaukee, Matheny said.