May 11: Cardinals @ Angels

Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com

Records: Cardinals (17-16, -9.0 in NL Central), Angels (13-19, -6.5 in AL West)

First pitch: 9:05 p.m. CT

TV/Radio: Fox Sports Midwest, KMOX 1120

Cardinals lineup: Matt Carpenter (3B), Stephen Piscotty (RF), Matt Holliday (DH), Brandon Moss (LF), Yadier Molina (C), Matt Adams (1B), Randal Grichuk (CF), Kolten Wong (2B), Aledmys Diaz (SS)

Angels lineup: Yunel Escobar (3B), Kole Calhoun (RF), Mike Trout (CF), Albert Pujols (1B), C.J. Cron (DH), Geovany Soto (C), Johnny Giavotella (2B), Shane Robinson (LF), Brendan Ryan (SS)

Transactions: None

Reading Material:

  • Mike Leake gets in the win column with a strong eight-inning performance on Tuesday (link)
  • Game recap from the Cardinals’ 8-1 win over the Angels to open a six-game road trip (link)
  • Jhonny Peralta has been cleared to resume swinging; Tommy Pham continues his rehab assignment (link)
  • Carlos Martinez has his next start pushed to Saturday so he can have additional time to recover from illness (link)
  • Prospect Harrison Bader had another big night for Springfield on Tuesday, going 4-for-5 with a triple and two home runs (link)

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1 Comment

The clean shaven players have a better batting average than the bearded players! Time for a shave!

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