Subs Jay, Descalso power Redbirds by Cubs | Sat, 12 Apr 2014 22:27:19 -0700

How the Cardinals have positioned Jon Jay and Daniel Descalso — two stalwarts for three consecutive postseason runs – as understudies leaves them with a role complicated by irregular playing time and undesirable matchups. At least it's familiar. A duo ...

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Peralta gets a break as Descalso starts at shortstop | Sat, 12 Apr 2014 08:24:08 -0700

And so it is today as Matheny reconfigures his lineup without one of those All-Stars in it -- shortstop Jhonny Peralta. Daniel Descalso, who came into Friday's loss late, will start at shortstop. Also subbing into the lineup is center fielder Jon Jay ...

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Descalso starts at shortstop, capitalizes with two hits

Belleville News Democrat | Sat, 12 Apr 2014 16:35:44 -0700

ST. LOUIS — Slumping shortstop Jhonny Peralta received a breather Saturday afternoon and the St. Louis Cardinals got a boost from his replacement. Daniel Descalso snapped an 0-for-10 start to the season with two hits in the Cardinals' 10-4 win over ...

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Descalso, Jay key five-run fourth for Cards | Sat, 12 Apr 2014 13:06:13 -0700

Reserve infielder Daniel Descalso doubled to start it and reserve outfielder Jon Jay delivered a two-run single to finish off a five-run fourth inning against the Chicago Cubs and Carlos Villanueva to blow open today's game at Busch Stadium. After ...

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