Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty returned to the team Wednesday and told reporters the reason for his absence over the past five days: His mother, Gretchen, has been diagnosed with ALS.
St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty informed the media before Wednesday game that the reason he left the team for part of the last week was to be with his mother, who was diagnosed with ALS.
After missing five games, outfielder Stephen Piscotty rejoined the Cardinals on Wednesday afternoon and shared the reason behind taking some personal time to return home to California.
St. Louis Official Site
As expected, St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty has rejoined the ballclub and is in the starting lineup tonight against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
STL Baseball Weekly