Cardinals manager Mike Matheny meant it when he said All-Star catcher Yadier Molina should expect to have more days off in the second half of the season.
We’ll start with news — and that’s that right-hander Chris Carpenter is scheduled to begin a Minor League rehab assignment in Springfield (Double-A) on Monday. If you’re down in the Springfield area, snatch up your tickets fast. They’re bound to be gone soon. The decision to send Carpenter to Springfield came after he threw three simulated innings at Busch Stadium on Wednesday. He faced Shane Robinson, Rob Johnson and Pete Kozma with dozens of eyes watching.
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