Waino to make spring debut

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Adam Wainwright will make his first start since Sept. 24, 2010, this afternoon at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Fla., when the Cardinals face the Minnesota Twins. Wainwright, who missed the entire 2011 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery, is scheduled to pitch two innings.

Cardinals Lineup:
Rafael Furcal, SS
Skip Schumaker, 2B
Lance Berkman, 1B
Jon Jay, CF
Tony Cruz, C
Daniel Descalso, 3B
Matt Carpenter, RF
Shane Robinson, LF
Zack Cox, DH

Adam Wainwright, P

Also scheduled to pitch for the Cardinals are Scott Linebrink, Kyle McClellan and Trevor Rosenthal among others.