An eighth-round pick of the Cardinals in the 2018 MLB Draft, the 23-year-old Nootbaar has drawn attention for his production at the plate this season with the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds.
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Factoring in their dormant outing against Atlanta’s Charlie Morton Thursday, the Cardinals have mustered just nine runs across their previous six games—a scoring average of 1.5 runs per game.
Goldschmidt has never been one to readily accept the piling-on of personal accolades without a fight, but his demeanor after delivering both of the St. Louis RBIs in a 2-1 victory—including the one that walked things off in the bottom of the ninth—reflected that the veteran first baseman might bear more than his fair share of the responsibility for the team’s recent losing stretch.
A few weeks after Mike Shildt’s rant following the incident involving Joe West and Giovanny Gallegos, Major League Baseball has now committed itself to punishing offenders of the foreign substance policy. But does the league’s solution to one problem simply serve to create another?
DeJong had missed the last few weeks of action after a rib injury.
The St. Louis manager offered numerous injury updates Tuesday, including an update on Yadier Molina's injury recovery and the revelation that Harrison Bader won't be making his return to the Cardinals roster in the immediate future.
Not even a seven-run sixth inning was enough to propel the Cardinals following Gant's rough outing, as Cincinnati's Jesse Winker spoiled the occasion with his third home run of the game in the ninth inning.
Kwang Hyun Kim had allowed two hits—both home runs—through three innings of work against the Cincinnati Reds before the physical ailment prevented his ability to continue in the game.