Nationals beat Redbirds 6-2 in first matchup since 2012 NLDS game 5.
Cardinals skipper missed Friday’s game with Houston, but was back with team on Saturday.
Friday’s exhibition game ends in 8-8 deadlock, as Houston scores two in bottom of 9th.
It’s too early to form hard and fast decisions about the Cardinals Opening Day roster because things can change quickly, primarily because of injuries, and there is a lot of time left in Spring Training.
Top minor league prospect Oscar Taveras hit a grand slam in 8-2 victory over Marlins.
After yesterday’s win against the Mets in Port St. Lucie, Yadier Molina told reporters that Michael Wacha could pitch in the Majors “right now.”
St. Louis downs New York Mets 12-4 at Port St. Lucie.
Former Cardinals slugger has been hampered with calf strain.
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.