The Cardinals have activated Yadier Molina from the 10-day injured listing, per The Athletic’s Katie Woo. Molina is within the lineup for Saturday’s sport in opposition to the Rockies. Molina final appeared in a sport on April 26.
Ali Sanchez has been optioned to Triple-A. Sanchez, 24, made only one begin, going 1-for-3 with a double. Many of the taking part in time has been taken by Andrew Knizner, the presumptive catcher of the longer term, ought to Molina ever decelerate. The 26-year-old Knizner has slashed .208/.276/.264 by means of 58 plate appearances.
As for Molina, he’ll proceed in his 18th profession season. After we noticed him final, he was pretty much as good as he’s ever been with the stick, slashing .326/.366/.631 with 5 residence runs in 71 plate appearances.