Molina Anxious to Return to Cards Lineup

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Injured Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is making progress to returning behind home plate while recovering from a torn ligament in his right thumb. Molina has been catching in the Cardinals bullpen the last two days and has reported no pain. Molina hopes to swing a bat and do some light hitting for the first time since his injury. Molina is hoping for a September 1st comeback to the Cardinals lineup.