Shelby Miller News Archive
Miller will start for the Cardinals on Saturday against the Cubs, and Carlos Martinez will move back to the bullpen, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Derrick Goold reports.
Miller will have his spot in the rotation skipped, as suspected, and will remain in the bullpen for the time being, MLB.com reports.
Miller (back) will be available out of the bullpen Friday against the Dodgers and manager Mike Matheny said a four-man rotation is in play for the next turn, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Miller was visited by a trainer during the fifth inning of Thursday's start against the Pirates, and he was taken out of the game after the end of the frame.
Miller allowed three runs on nine hits and a walk over 5.1 innings in Saturday's 6-5 loss to the Marlins.
Miller allowed six runs on seven hits and three walks over five innings Sunday against the Dodgers.
Miller (back) will make his scheduled start Sunday against the Dodgers, but the Cards are expected to recall another pitcher as a backup option, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.
The soreness in Miller's back is nearly gone, and he is still expected to make his next start Sunday in Los Angeles, Jim Hayes of FOX Sports Midwest reports.
Manager Mike Matheny said he thinks Miller (back) will be OK for his next start, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Derrick Goold reports.
Miller was pulled from Tuesday's game in the third inning with back tightness after getting visited by the trainer following a weird delivery, the Cardinals' official site reports.