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St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese could return to the starting lineup as early as Monday night. - (Photo credit: Wikipedia) St. Louis Cardinals fans held their breath on Friday night after David Freese was hit on the wrist by a fastball from the hand of Cincinnati Reds reliever Alfredo Simon. Freese's wrist was visibly bruised on the telecast as he stood on first base.  Cardinals fans had seen this before when Freese spent time on the disabled list in 2011 with a similar injury. Things looked to be bad when Freese was out of Saturday's lineup, but after some more tests, it looks as though there was no damage to Freese left wrist.  Manager Mike Matheny will have Freese available off the bench to pinch hit on Sunday and Freese could return to the starting lineup as early as Monday night. "They got all the tests done and they came back negative, which was good news.  But it's still keeping him from letting it go. It'll probably be another day...
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