March 3: Marlins @ Cardinals

Records: Cardinals (0-0), Marlins (0-0)

First pitch: 12:05 pm CT

TV/Radio: 1120 KMOX

Starting lineup: Tommy Pham (CF), Matt Carpenter (3B), Jhonny Peralta (SS), Matt Adams (1B), Jedd Gyorko (2B), Brandon Moss (LF), Carlos Peguero (RF), Brayan Pena (C), Stephen Piscotty (DH)

Starting matchup: Tyler Lyons vs. Tom Koehler

Available relievers: Matthew Bowman, Jayson Aquino, Dean Kiekhefer, Trevor Rosenthal, Jonathan Broxton

Countdown until Opening Day: 31

Links from Wednesday:

  • Kolten Wong becomes the next piece of the Cardinals’ core, signs a five-year extension with the club (link)
  • Austin Gomber shines against alma mater before the offense made a furious comeback to defeat Florida Atlantic University (link)
  • Grapefruit League play begins on Thursday — a look at some battles and decisions that will be under the microscope over the next month (link)
  • How a series of conversations kept Brandon Moss in the game — and out of the firehouse — as he struggled to handle his own high expectations (link)

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1 Comment

Early days but a good start. Some rough patches on the base paths but pitching seemed solid even with the youngsters.

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