During an intrasquad game yesterday (Sunday) Matt Carpenter hit his second home run of Summer Camp in the first inning.
It was a 390-foot shot.
Cardinals opening day starting pitcher Jack Flaherty recorded 10 outs over five innings, allowing four earned runs and striking out 3 across 92 pitches.
He threw 52 strikes.
The Cardinals will play one exhibition game on Wednesday against the Kansas City Royals before opening the shortened season at home on Friday, against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Giovanny Gallegos was back on the field yesterday (Sunday) after a long delay in arriving to Summer Camp.
Gallegos threw a light bullpen session before the intra-squad game.
He was able to gain clearance to fly from Mexico to St. Louis a couple of days ago and went through the necessary tests to be able to come to Busch Stadium yesterday.
ESPN is ranking the Kansas City Chiefs as having the best offensive arsenal in the NFL.
ESPN’s Bill Barnwell ranked all 32 teams based on their pass-catchers last week analyzing each squad’s collective talent at wide receiver, tight end and running back.
Even without Patrick Mahomes factoring into the equation, Barnwell slotted the Chiefs at Number 1 on his list.