St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Tyler Lyons throws during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins Tuesday, May 8, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- The Cardinals announced prior to Friday's game that they have placed left-handed pitcher Tyler Lyons on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to May 9, with a mid-back strain.
They also announced left-handed pitcher Brett Cecil will be activated.
Cecil, who appeared in one game with the Cardinals on Opening Day, March 29, appeared in two games on a recent injury rehabilitation assignment, working one scoreless inning on May 8 for Springfield (AA) and one scoreless inning for Memphis (AAA) on May 10 at Oklahoma City.