In the month of the June, Fernando Salas has 2 saves, 2 blown saves, a 2-2 record, 6.18 ERA, 7 earned runs, and 3 home runs.
Albert Pujols snapped his home run drought with a solo shot on Monday night. The streak lasted 105 at-bats in 27 games.
The Cardinals have blown a lead and lost in the eighth inning or later six times this season.
Albert Pujols was removed for precautionary reasons after seven innings with mild tightness in right hamstring.
Professional baseball is a results-oriented business. Either you get the job done, or you don’t. No hard feelings.
KMOX’s Tom Ackerman reports on a full day of Cardinals activity in South Florida.
Chris Carpenter reported in the same condition he left in yesterday, which is good. Nothing new to report. Mild left hamstring strain.
Carpenter strained his left hamstring and Boggs strained his lower back. Neither of the injuries are considered to be major.
The injuries of Chris Carpenter and Mitchell Boggs overshadow a big day of home runs from Holliday, Craig, Jay, and Hamilton.