The Cardinals outrighted starting pitcher John Gast and outfielder Jermaine Curtis to Triple-A Memphis Wednesday. Both spent time in the majors in 2013. Gast made three starts before tearing his left lat in July. Curtis went hitless in three at-bats.
The Cardinals added top outfield prospect Oscar Taveras, infielder Jermaine Curtis and pitcher John Gast to the team's 40-man roster Wednesday. Taveras, who was ranked the No. 3 prospect in baseball by MLB.com and Baseball America before the season, hit .306/.341/.462 with five home runs and 32 RBI in 173 at-bats with Triple-A Memphis. He is recovering from August ankle surgery and is expected to be ready by spring training. Curtis hit .257/.355/.349 with five home runs, 49 RBI and 10 stolen bases in 370 at-bats with Triple-A Memphis. Gast went 2-0 with a 5.11 ERA in three starts with the Cardinals and 3-1 with a 1.16 ERA in seven starts with Triple-A Memphis.
The Cardinals optioned outfielder Jermaine Curtis to Triple-A Memphis Thursday. Curtis made just two pinch-hit appearances in his latest recall for St. Louis, going 0 for 1 with a hit by pitch.
The Cardinals have promoted infielder Jermaine Curtis to the majors Tuesday. Curtis will take the spot of reliever Michael Blazek. He's appeared in three games in the majors. He's hitless in two at-bats, but did walk in his other plate appearance.
The Cardinals have sent infielder Jermaine Curtis back to Triple-A after a brief major-league call-up. The club needed to make room for Matt Adams, who is eligible to return from the disabled list Tuesday. Curtis was sent to Triple-A Memphis Monday morning, and was in its starting lineup.