San Diego Padres
Former Cards pitcher put on DL after start for Padres in St. Louis.
With 5-3 loss, St. Louis remains 2 games ahead of Pittsburgh in NL Central
On the mound, Westbrook scattered eight hits while striking out one and walking four.
Descalso lined a 1-2 pitch from Anthony Bass into the Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7 Deck in right-center with one out in the eighth.
The Padres chased St. Louis rookie Shelby Miller in the sixth, when they scored two runs on three walks, one hit and a hit batter.
Jedd Gyorko is there to provide a solid bat in the lineup, and he could very well emerge as one of the league’s best offensive second baseman.
Outfielder played for Hickman H.S. in Columbia and collegiately at the University of Miami.