Gyorko sits atop the depth chart at third base, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Derrick Goold reports.

He is hitting just .226, but thanks to an 11.4 percent walk rate and two home runs in 35 plate appearances, he has been an above-league-average hitter (111 wRC+). The move atop the depth chart has more to do with Jhonny Peralta's struggles than Gyorko's success. When the Cardinals face a tough righty, look for Greg Garcia to get the nod at the hot corner, with Matt Carpenter also a potential option for at-bats at third base if Gyorko and/or Garcia start slumping.

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