Wainwright leaves spring training; coming to St. Louis for medical exam

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JUPITER, FL (KTVI) – Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is leaving spring training in Jupiter, Florida and flying back to St. Louis for a medical exam after experiencing abdominal soreness, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.

The pitcher’s workouts had been limited by abdominal pain.

Wainwright will see a specialist at Washington University on Thursday, Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said. The team will know how much time he’ll miss then.