Cardinals Lose Spring Debut
The Cardinals dropped their Grapefruit League opener against the Miami Marlins 4-3 on Monday. Kyle Lohse started for the Redbirds and pitched two innings. Lohse only gave up one hit, which was a solo homer by the Marlins Greg Dobbs. Tyler Greene started at second base and went 1-3 with a double. David Freese, Rafael Furcal, and Lance Berkman all got the day off. Carlos Beltran made his Cardinal debut going 0-3 as the designated hitter. The Cardinals travel to Port St. Lucie to face the Mets on Tuesday.