None to report.
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Those wondering who will take the mound in the Cardinals' season opener will have to sit tight a while longer before receiving an answer.
Spin: Manager Mike Matheny said that he is "nowhere near making that statement or that decision" when asked about potential candidates on Monday. The Cardinals begin their season with an April 2 home game against the defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs. Most assume that the Opening Day nod will go to either Adam Wainwright or Carlos Martinez. Martinez is coming off the stronger season, but Wainwright has long been considered the leader of this Cardinals staff. Wainwright has made the team's last four Opening Day starts.
Martinez will be one of the centerpieces of Team Dominican's pitching staff in this year's WBC, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.The Cardinals ace, along with the Giants' Johnny Cueto, will helm Team Dominican's pitching staff as they strive to defend their WBC title [...]
In the final days of negotiations, the biggest thing standing in the way of the St. Louis Cardinals signing pitcher Carlos Martinez to a long-term deal was a few hundred miles of ocean."It's not easy to get in touch at sea," general manager John Mozeliak explained.
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The current trend indicates that there has been minimal movement in terms of ADDS or DROPS for Martinez. In the past week his own percentage has decreased by 3% . Meanwhile his start percentage has increased by 3.72% .
In the past 30 days, the highest own percentage for Martinez is 97.03% and his lowest is 68.97%. In terms of start percentages, his highest start percentage is 86.30% and lowest is 74.47%.
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