(KTVI)-Matt Holliday has been activated from the 15-day disabled list. The Cardinals outfielder had been battling a strained hamstring .
With Holliday back, the Cardinals have optioned outfielder/ first baseman Brock Peterson to Memphis (AAA). Peterson got his first major league hit during the eighth inning of Wednesday’s 11-3 win over the Phillies.
#STLCards activate OF Matt Holliday from the 15-day DL and option OF Brock Peterson to Memphis (AAA).
— St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) July 27, 2013