Oscar Taveras 18 | Right Field

St. Louis Cardinals

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Fri. Sep 26, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Taveras is out of the lineup Friday against the Diamondbacks. Impact: Taveras played each of the last two games, but will sit Friday's contest in favor of Randal Grichuk, who will bat seventh for the Cardinals.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 22, 2014
News: Taveras is out of the lineup Monday against the Cubs, FOX Sports Midwest reports. Impact: Taveras will give way to Randal Grichuk in right field for the third time in the last four days. The 22-year-old Taveras boasts a respectable slash line of .344/.382/.469 in September, but Grichuk has been slightly more impressive, slashing .367/.387/.667 on the month.(RotoWire, )
Sep 21, 2014
News: Taveras is not in the lineup Sunday against Cincinnati. Impact: Taveras will take a seat for the second time in three days, as the Cardinals go with Matt Holliday, Jon Jay and Randal Grichuk as the starting outfield.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 19, 2014
News: Taveras is not in the lineup Friday against the Reds. Impact: Taveras is hitting .311 with a .747 OPS over the past 30 days, so after a slow start he's starting to show the promise of his elite hit tool. Randal Grichuck will get the start in right field Friday, but look for Taveras to continue to get most of the starts in right field down the stretch.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 17, 2014
News: Taveras is out of the Cardinals' lineup again Wednesday. Impact: Wednesday's absence will mark Taveras' fourth in the team's last five games. He rattled off six straight starts earlier in the month and went 6-for-18 with a homer over that stretch, but it seems manager Mike Matheny is dead set on riding his veterans, namely Jon Jay and Peter Bourjos, to a postseason birth.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Sep 16, 2014
News: Taveras is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Brewers. Impact: Taveras owns a 1.004 OPS in September, but manager Mike Matheny decided to hold him out Tuesday for the third time in four games. Jon Jay will man right field for the Cardinals on Tuesday night.(RotoWire, )
Oscar Taveras
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 2"  Wt: 200  Age: 22
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 6/19/1992, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
College: None
Debut: 2014
Salary: $500,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury