Sunday, June 25, 2017

Cardinals Placed Dexter Fowler & Kevin Siegrist On The Ten-Day Disabled List, Optioned Chad Huffman To Triple-A Memphis, Recalled Randal Grichuk & Mike Mayers From Memphis, & Purchased The Contract Of Luke Voit From Memphis

The St. Louis Cardinals announced a series of roster moves today, prior to their Sunday night game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Cardinals recalled outfielder Randal Grichuk and right-handed pitcher Mike Mayers and purchased the contract of rookie first baseman Luke Voit from Memphis (AAA). The team also announced that centerfielder Dexter Fowler (right heel spur) and left-handed pitcher Kevin Siegrist (cervical spine sprain) have been placed on the 10-day disabled list (Siegrist is retroactive to June 23), and that outfielder Chad Huffman has been optioned to Memphis.
St. Louis Official Site

The Cardinals have recalled outfielder Randal Grichuk and pitcher Mike Mayers and purchased the contract of first baseman Luke Voit from Triple-A Memphis. In corresponding moves, they have placed outfielder Dexter Fowler (right heel spur) and pitcher Kevin Siegrist (cervical spine sprain) on the 10-day disabled list and optioned outfielder Chad Huffman to Memphis.
St. Louis Official Site

While Dexter Fowler's injury to his heel may have forced Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak's hand in recalling Randal Grichuk sooner than he would've liked, Mozeliak made clear that injuries are not the only motivation for Sunday's shakeup.
Cardinal Beat

The Cardinals made some dramatic shifts to their roster on Sunday, promoting outfielder Randal Grichuk, first baseman Luke Voit and pitcher Mike Mayers. In corresponding moves, the Cardinals placed center fielder Dexter Fowler on the disabled list with a right heel spur issue as well as left-handed pitcher Kevin Siegrist who is dealing with a cervical spine sprain. The Cardinals also option outfielder Chad Huffman to Triple-A Memphis.
Fox Sports Midwest

The St. Louis Cardinals have made several roster moves prior to this evening’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Both Dexter Fowler and Kevin Siegrist have been placed on the disabled list, while Chad Huffman has been optioned to Memphis (AAA).
STL Baseball Weekly

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