GREGERSON PLACED ON 10-DAY D.L. & WEBB OPTIONED TO MEMPHIS (AAA)
ST. LOUIS, MO – July 30, 2018–The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’s series opener with Colorado that they have activated right-handed pitcher Carlos Martínez (right oblique strain) from the 10-day disabled list and added newly-acquired left-handed reliever Chasen Shreve to the team’s 25-man active roster.
The team also announced today that right-handed pitcher Luke Gregerson (right shoulder impingement) has been placed on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to July 26, and the option of left-handed pitcher Tyler Webb to Memphis following last night’s game.
Martinez (6-6, 3.39) is slated to make tonight’s start for St. Louis. He last pitched on July 19 at Chicago.
Shreve, acquired late Saturday night from the New York Yankees along with right-handed reliever Giovanny Gallegos, brings a 2-2 mark, one save, and a 4.26 ERA in 40 games pitched to the Redbirds.
Shreve has been assigned uniform no. 40.