Saturday morning lineup/tidbits
Big day here at RDS, with Chris Carpenter taking the mound at 1:05 this afternoon.
* Today’s lineup: 1.Schumaker 2B — 2.Molina C — 3.Pujols 1B — 4.Ankiel CF — 5.Ludwick RF — 6.Duncan LF — 7.Greene SS — 8.Mather 3B — 9.Jay DH
* Brendan Ryan said this morning that he has not had a shot in his wrist, but that he has progressed to the next-most-intensive degree of anti-inflammatory medicine. It’s a six-day cycle and he’s on day three.
* Hyang-Nam Choi is listed as an available pitcher on the list today, and is on the roster as an NRI. He is wearing No. 93. Recent additions Mark McCormick (94) and Trey Hearne (95) are also available.
* Adam Wainwright is expecting to participate in the pro-am for next week’s Honda Classic, participating in a group that includes Kenny G, Joe Theisman and a pro golfer. Chris Carpenter may serve as Wainwright’s caddy.