The St. Louis Cardinals placed pitcher Mike Leake on the 15-day disabled list, recalling reliever Dean Kiekhefer from Triple-A.
August 29, 2016
Matt Carpenter’s activation and Brennan Leitao’s promotion are among the moves across the St. Louis Cardinals system on Friday.
The St. Louis Cardinals placed left-handed pitcher Tyler Lyons on the 15-day disabled list, returning another lefty, Dean Kiekhefer, from Triple-A.
The St. Louis Cardinals added newly-acquired Zach Duke plus Jhonny Peralta and Brandon Moss off the disabled list, but placed Aledmys Diaz on the shelf. Randal Grichuk and Dean Kiekhefer return to Triple-A Memphis.
Now with St. Louis, left-handed reliever Dean Kiekhefer talks about the 2016 Memphis Redbirds, with whom he has spent most of the last three seasons.
News includes a late scratch, a different 26th man, a potentially new path for Trevor Rosenthal, insight into Saturday’s starter and more.
The St. Louis Cardinals placed their former closer on the disabled list, bringing up a left-hander from Triple-A.
News on seven St. Louis Cardinals minor leaguers changing uniforms – some for a short period, perhaps.