Cards call up pitcher to take injured Jaime Garcia’s spot in big league rotation.
Cards starter has left shoulder strain, team officials say.
General manager John Mozeliak says the team became aware of the issue about a week ago and had hoped Garcia could work through it.
Jorge De La Rosa held St. Louis hitless until David Freese singled with two outs in the seventh inning.
Behind the hitting of Matt Holliday and the pitching of Jaime Garcia, St. Louis completes four-game series at Miller Park with 10-1 win.
If Shelby Miller reaches his potential, he’ll be just another superstar to come up through the Cardinals’ ranks.
Bright spot for St. Louis was pitching of Jaime Garcia and Trevor Rosenthal
Jaime Garcia throws two scoreless innings in first outing of Spring.
Most of the team’s big-name hitters stayed here in Jupiter – Matt Holliday, Jon Jay, Carlos Beltran, David Freese, Allen Craig, Rafael Furcal and Yadier Molina will be sitting out this afternoon’s matchup.
The ‘Wizard’ has been at 2013 Cardinals Spring Training instructing infielders, and the pitching prospects talks about his incredible progress.