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Wacha, Matheny thrilled with righty's session

After a winter's worth of work strengthening his body in an effort to try to prevent future shoulder issues, Michael Wacha took the mound Wednesday to showcase himself as healthy and ready to reclaim a rotation spot. What followed was a strong first impression.
7 days ago

Cardinals win arbitration case with Wacha

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- St. Louis' Michael Wacha lost his salary arbitration case Tuesday, as did two other players. Three players emerged as winners. Milwaukee's Chase Anderson and Arizona's Taijuan Walker were arbitration losers. Tampa Bay's Jake Odorizzi, Houston's Collin McHugh and Toronto's Marcus Stroman won their cases. Decisions for all six starting pitchers were announced...
Via Associated Press
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Source: Cards win arbitration case vs. Wacha

The St. Louis Cardinals won their arbitration case with right-handed pitcher Michael Wacha, a source confirmed to Tuesday.
8 days ago

Jake Odorizzi, Michael Wacha go to arbitration

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Jake Odorizzi of Tampa Bay and Michael Wacha of St. Louis have gone to salary arbitration and are among six first-time eligible starting pitchers who could get decisions Tuesday. Odorizzi asked arbitrators Edna Francis, Margaret Brogan and James Oldham for a raise from $520,700 to $4.1 million. The Rays argued during Monday's hearing that he should be...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals place Michael Wacha on DL, call up top prospect Alex Reyes

Shoulder inflammation will sideline starting pitcher Michael Wacha for at least the next 15 days. The St. Louis Cardinals placed Wacha on the DL Tuesday. To fill his spot on the roster, St. Louis has purchased the contract of one of its top prospects, starting pitcher Alex Reyes. — St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) August 9, 2016 An injury would...
Via Sportsnaut
August 09, 2016  |  Discuss

DraftKings: David Ortiz, Michael Wacha Among Tom Caron’s Value Picks

Baseball fans are in for an action-packed Sunday, including an afternoon game between the Boston Red Sox and Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park. Once again, NESN’s Tom Caron has selected Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz for his value picks. Ortiz is batting .333 with three home runs and 10 RBIs this season. Caron also is selecting a starting pitcher — Michael Wacha of the...
April 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Lance Lynn’s 2015 season was as good as Michael Wacha’s

Attention all baseball card gangsters. You aren’t going to like this article. I am going to tell you how Lance Lynn’s 2015 season was as valuable as Michael Wacha’s campaign. I am not nuts. I just use a different website than you do. The evidence I will lay out may not be easy to understand if you value wins as a measurable asset of how good a starting pitcher is. On further...
Via STLSportsMinute
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardinals: What is wrong with Michael Wacha?

Who is this Michael Wacha on the mound in September for the St. Louis Cardinals? After making his 30th start for the Birds today in Pittsburgh and getting drilled, Wacha has a 7.00+ ERA and a WHIP near 2.00 for the month of September. He’s walked nearly as much as he has struck out. Is the kid wearing down? Is his shoulder barking? Is there something else wrong with “the kid”...
Via STLSportsMinute
October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

The matter with Michael Wacha (maybe)

Around the beginning of the year, the Cardinals lost Adam Wainwright, and though they just welcomed him back to the active roster, there’s no time to build him up as a starter. Around the end of the year, the Cardinals lost Carlos Martinez, and while the hope is that there’s nothing seriously wrong with his shoulder, he won’t pitch again for a while. It speaks to the Cardinals’...
Via Fangraphs
October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

J-Hey, Tsunami, and Wacha represent Cardinals

On Tuesday, announced their list of the top twenty-five Major League players who are twenty-five or younger. The St. Louis Cardinals had three of their players make the cut, which is something to be proud of considering the vast amount of production coming from guys day-in and day-out in the age range. The first Cardinal to crack the list was Michael Wacha, who took the...
Via STLSportsMinute
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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