Originally posted on Fox Sports Midwest  |  By STAN McNEAL  |  Last updated 7/23/13
ST. LOUIS -- The morning after Lance Lynn frustrated a sold-out Busch Stadium on Saturday night with a plodding, subpar pitching performance, he was watching over young daughter Mia Jane as she paraded around the Cardinals' dugout. Just a few feet away, Mike Matheny was conducting his regular pregame session with the media. If Lynn could have heard what his manager was saying, he might not have seemed so at ease. Matheny's main topic was Lynn, specifically a meeting between the two earlier that morning. While Matheny typically shares only as much information as he feels he has to with reporters, he was downright expansive talking about his big right-hander's behavior during the Cardinals' 5-3 loss to the Padres. Lynn not only had grinded the game to a painfully slow pace, he had rubbed some teammates the wrong way with his reactions to a few plays that did not work out in his favor. If you want to land in Matheny's seldom-used (if ever) doghouse, showing up teammates would be a ...
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