Adam Wainwright News Archive
Wainwright (Achilles) was placed on the disabled list Sunday morning, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.
Wainwright could miss the rest of the season because of an Achilles injury, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports.
Wainwright will undergo an MRI Monday.
Wainwright suffered a left ankle injury and will be reevaluated upon the team's return to St. Louis following Sunday's game.
Wainwright left Saturday's game after suffering an apparent injury during an at-bat in the fifth inning.
Wainwright was dominant against the Reds on Sunday night, holding them to one run on seven hits and two walks, striking out four over eight innings.
Wainwright gave up five runs (three earned) over seven innings to lose Monday's home opener to the Brewers. He allowed eight hits and a walk while striking out four.
Wainwright's next start will come Monday at home against the Brewers.
Wainwright was inefficient but very effective in his Opening Day start Sunday against the Cubs, tossing six scoreless innings surrendering five hits without issuing a walk and striking out six.
Wainwright will face the Cubs at Wrigley Field on Opening Day, MLB.com's Jennifer Langosch reports.