Oscar Taveras is among several being optioned to AAA right before Opening Day By Chris Trotman
JUPITER, Fla (KMOV.com) - The Cardinals have finalized their opening day roster.
The Redbirds made moves to reduce the active roster to 25 players. The team placed closer Jason Motte on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to March 22, and optioned pitcher Maikel Cleto and outfielder Adron Chambers to the AAA-Memphis.
Non-roster catcher Rob Johnson, infielder Greg Garcia, and outfielder Oscar Taveras were re-assigned to minor league camp.