Descalso

Hot-hitting Descalso earns a rare start

STLtoday.com | Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:09:16 -0700

Descalso can play three positions, second, shortstop and third, and the Cardinals haven't needed him at any of them lately. Kolten Wong is getting the time at second base, there's been no reason to rest Jhonny Peralta at short and Matt Carpenter is a ...

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Descalso takes advantage of rare start vs. O's

StlCardinals.com | Sat, 09 Aug 2014 18:30:00 -0700

Manager Mike Matheny has twice recently described Descalso's role as "unfair," noting that the Cardinals' expectation that the he can stay sharp amid sporadic playing time is an unrealistic task. Descalso has grown used to being an infield nomad of ...

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Matheny will use Descalso, Ellis this weekend

STLtoday.com | Thu, 07 Aug 2014 21:20:35 -0700

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said he hoped to give little-used infielders Daniel Descalso and Mark Ellis some time in the field this weekend in Baltimore while he gives some of his regulars —Matt Holliday, Jhonny Peralta and Matt Adams — a quasi ...

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Descalso keeps his hot hand going

Daily Journal Online | Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:07:30 -0700

That's because Descalso isn't getting much of a chance to play. Descalso can play three positions, and the Cardinals haven't needed him at any of them lately. Kolten Wong is entrenched at second, there's been no reason to rest shortstop Jhonny Peralta ...

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