Making a move to shore up a shaky bullpen, the St. Louis Cardinals have demoted struggling left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski to the minor leagues.
The decision Monday means for now that the Cardinals are keeping Mitchell Boggs on the active big league roster despite a 12.66 ERA.
St. Louis selected the contract of right-hander Seth Maness from Triple-A Memphis, and he was expected...
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After a weekend series with the Pirates that saw the Cardinals pen give up 11 runs in 8.1 IP, the Cards made a move today to try to shore things up.
The Cardinals called up right handed, control artist Seth Maness from AAA Memphis and optioned Marc Rzepczynski to AAA.
This is not to put the blame for all of the Cards bullpen issues at Scrabble's feet. But the Cardinals...
Marc Rzepczynski, a left handed pitcher, has been optioned to Triple-A Memphis by the St. Louis Cardinals. Being used as the lefty specialist out of the bullpen, he has struggled with his control and hasn’t been effective in his role.
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ST. LOUIS The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Seth Maness (pronounced MAY-niss) from Memphis (AAA) and optioned left-handed pitcher Marc Rzepczynski to the triple-A club. Maness, 24, was the Cardinals Minor League Pitcher of the Year in 2012 and will be making his Major League...
St. Louis Cardinals reliever Marc Rzepczynski goes by the nickname "Scrabble," and it's no surprise why.
In a league that has, in recent years, seen a Grudzielanek, a Mientkiewicz, a Samardzija, a Pierzynski, a Francoeur and a Nieuwenhuis, among others, Rzepczynski's name may be the toughest to spell of them all.
Just how difficult is it to spell Rzepczynski?...
Cardinals relief pitcher Marc Rzepczynski suffered a strange injury during a recent round of golf. See how it happened.
The St. Louis Cardinals are hoping for a huge year from lefty reliever Marc Rzepczynski. The specialist struggled at times in 2012 and the Cardinals' are looking for "Scrabble" to bounce back in 2013. Unfortunately, Rzepczynski may be on the shelf for awhile because of an odd injury.
According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Rzepczynski injured himself on a golf course...
The next time Cardinals pitcher Marc Rzepczynski hits the golf course, he should probably wear safety glasses.
As first reported by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Rzepczynski was injured at a golf outing on Friday when a golf ball ricocheted and hit the left-handed reliever around his left eye.
Although the club is hopeful the injury is not serious, Rzepczynski will miss his scheduled...
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ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed to terms with left-handed pitcher Marc Rzepczynski on a one-year contract for the upcoming 2013 season, thus avoiding arbitration.
Rzepczynski, 27, appeared in 70 games for the Cardinals last season, second-most on the team and ended the season with eight consecutive scoreless...
Marc Rzepczynski has a last name that makes Coach K's sound almost like Smith in comparison, but it lends itself to one of the most appropriate nicknames in sports — "Scrabble."
The 27-year-old St. Louis Cardinals reliever's surname scores a whopping 40 points on a Scrabble board game on its own — even without the triples and doubles and if you allow the fact...