Spring Training Notes: March 10

12:50 pm-CT
Allen Craig hit a two-run home run in his first Grapefruit League at bat.

11:10 am-CT – UPDATE
Change in line up.  Pujols and Holliday out, Freese now the DH and hitting 3rd.  Stavinoha takes Holliday’s spot in line up and in the left.

10:15 am-CT
Pujols will now DH in this afternoon’s game. Allen Craig will make his Spring debut as the Cardinals first baseman.

10:00 am-CT
Duncan with a family reunion here in Jupiter.  The Nationals outfielder is catching up this morning with his dad and former teammates.


9:45 am-CT
Already 75 and sunny in Jupiter.  La Russa says they’ll watch Pujols closely but expect him to get 2 or 3 at bats today against the Nationals.

8:15am-CT
Nationals line up is out and it includes former
Cardinal left fielder Chris Duncan.  He’ll bat 3rd in the Nats line up as the
DH. 


7:30am-CT

Albert Pujols is back in the line
up today against the Nationals at Roger Dean Stadium.  The 3-time MVP did not
make the 2-day trip to Fort Myers because of a sore lower back. 

Also in the
line up for the Cardinals today is Allen Craig.  He’ll make his Grapefruit
League debut after being slowed so far by a quad injury. 

 
Schumaker     2B
Lopez             3B
Pujols             1B
Holliday           LF
Rasmus          CF
Ludwick          RF
Molina            C
Craig              DH
Greene           SS
 
Penny            P