The St. Louis Cardinals purchased the contract of Brian Fuentes, optioned out Victor Marte and dropped Chuckie Fick from the 40-man roster.
Maikel Cleto called up with Brandon Dickson and Chuckie Fick returned to Triple-A Memphis as the St. Louis Cardinals shift relievers.
ST. LOUIS Newly promoted Cardinals reliever Chuckie Fick knows he's not the most conventional pitcher.
"I'm funky," Fick said. "I'm a different look."
Maybe it's because of his name. Maybe it's because of his low, three-quarters delivery. Or maybe it's because of his deceptive pattern of pitches. Whatever the reason, his funkiness has...
In order to provide relief to Fernando Salas and the struggling St. Louis Cardinals bullpen, the Cardinals have called-up Chuckie Fick from Triple AAA Memphis. - Photo courtesy of Getty Images
After helping lead the St. Louis Cardinals to the 2011 World Series Championship, the Cardinals bullpen has struggled mightily this season.
In order to provide some re-assurance to the...
The St. Louis Cardinals replaced reliever Fernando Salas with Chuckie Fick on Saturday.
The Cardinals made some changes to their 40 man roster with the deadline to protect players from the Rule 5 draft on the horizon. Sam Freeman, Adam Ottavino and Chuckie Fick were all to the 40 man roster. The Cardinals had plenty of room and they head into the deadline with four open spots still. [...]
The Cardinals moved to protect three pitchers from next month's Rule 5 Draft on Friday. In advance of the Major League Baseball deadline to protect players, St. Louis added Sam Freeman, Adam Ottavino and Chuckie Fick to its 40-man roster.