• Cards place Westbrook on DL with back strain

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Aug 23, 2013
    The Cardinals do not believe the injury is season-ending and Westbrook said the biggest reason to place him on the DL is "to kind of knock it out, get me back to where I don't have any of those nagging things, get back to full strength." Westbrook said it's been a "grind" the past few seasons. In his past five starts, Westbrook has given up 30 earned runs in 26 innings and said the back injury made it difficult to finish pitches. On the season, he's posted a 2.66 ERA with 54 strikeouts and 26 walks in 61 ...
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