Injuries to Aledmys Diaz and Jhonny Peralta have put utility man Greg Garcia into the Cardinals' starting lineup 30 times since the beginning of July, with 17 coming at home. As the summer months have worn on and Garcia earns more starts, his hands get sweaty with the St. Louis humidity.
12 hours ago
With one out in the fifth inning on Thursday, Mets first baseman James Loney popped a ball into short left field that landed just out of the reach of Greg Garcia. The ensuing play at third led to a replay review that opened the floodgates to a four-run inning that put the Mets ahead, 7-0.
3 days ago
Though Greg Garcia entered Sunday without having a hit since Aug. 3, the stability he offers the Cardinals at shortstop has been enough to bump him from a utility role to an everyday one this month.
14 days ago
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals have placed third baseman Matt Carpenter on the paternity list and recalled infielder Greg Garcia from Triple-A Memphis.Carpenter, the leadoff man, is first on the team with nine homers and 32 RBIs and is batting .250 with a .378 on-base percentage.The 26-year-old Garcia was on the opening day roster and appeared in 10 games before being optioned...
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May 26, 2016 | Discuss
Cardinals utility infielder Greg Garcia probably hasn't rooted for clear skies like this in a long, long time. Garcia and the Cardinals hope to get in the final game of their three-game series today at Cincinnati, but so far Mother Nature is not cooperating. The 12:35 p.m. ET start has been delayed, and for how long nobody knows at this point. The forecast calls for rain throughout...
ROOKIES GARCIA, PHAM & TUIVAILALA PROMOTED FROM MEMPHIS (AAA) ST. LOUIS, Mo., September 8, 2014 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they that they have added three additional players to their active roster with rookie infielder Greg Garcia, outfielder Tommy Pham and right-handed pitcher Sam Tuivailala (pronounced TOO-ee-vah-lah-la...
Then you missed a walk-off hit by pitch from Greg Garcia in the 12th inning. Just like we expected. Right? After tonight the Cardinals will have played a fraction over 25% of the 2014 baseball season and I believe we’re further away from knowing what this team is than we were at the start of the season when literally anything was possible. And not by a little – by a lot. They’re...
ST. LOUIS -- Greg Garcia saw the pitch coming at him and he was determined to not get out of the way. He didn't and because he didn't, the Cardinals scored a 4-3, 12-inning victory over the Cubs on Tuesday night at Busch Stadium. Garcia was pinch-hitting with the bases loaded and one out, and after falling behind in the count 1-2, he said he was just looking to put the ball in play...
ST. LOUIS -- Pinch-hitter Greg Garcia was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded and one out in the 12th inning, sending the St. Louis Cardinals over the Chicago Cubs 4-3 Tuesday night. Jhonny Peralta led off the 12th with a single for his third hit. Justin Grimm (1-2) retired Matt Holliday on a popup, but walks to Allen Craig and Yadier Molina loaded the bases for Garcia. Seth Maness...
So you heard the big news today. Kolten Wong and Sugar Shane Robinson were optioned to Memphis while Randal Grichuk and Greg Garcia were called up. Maybe you’re just not that into the Cardinals farm system. Maybe you don’t care about players until they show up in the bigs. Maybe you thought Jhonny Peralta needed come company on the all miss-spelled first names list. Whatever...
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