SPRINGFIELD, Mo–The St. Louis Cardinals announced Thursday that Matt Carpenter will start a rehab assignment with Springfield starting Friday.
He’s nursing a sore foot.
Tonight the first place springfield cardinals continued their series with amarillo.
Springfield has won four in a row.
And it was Christmas in July night.
The Cards Evan Kruczynski strikes out Amarillo’s Hudson Potts swinging it’s scoreless.
Springfield had a runner at second, but the Poodles Kyle Lloyd strikes out Rayder Ascanio swinging, still scoreless.
Top of the third, a man on for the Sod Poodles Buddy Reed, he takes this deep to left, into the bullpen a two run shot it’s 2-nothing.
And Amarillo wins 3-one and snaps Springfield’s four game winning streak.