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Brendan Donovan will undergo season-ending surgery to repair a flexor tendon strain in his arm.
Donavan is expected to be ready for the start of spring training in 2024, but this is a tough blow for the 26-year-old. He hit .281/.362/.419 in 2023.
Brendan Donovan had a quiet night at the plate on Tuesday, going 1-for-4 with a double and a run scored as the Cardinals fell to the Diamondbacks by a score of 3-1.
Despite the loss, Donovan's season-long performance has been solid, as he has posted a .286 batting average with 11 home runs, 34 RBI, and 45 runs scored in 91 games played. With a .353 wOBA and a .312 BABIP, Donovan has been a consistent contributor to the Cardinals' offense throughout the season.
Cardinals utility player Brendan Donovan is out of the lineup for the second straight day on Friday.
Donovan hasn't played the field since July 4 due to an arm injury but he has been able to act as the club's designated hitter since then. With a left-hander in Justin Steele starting for the Cubs, the lefty-swinging Donovan will remain on the bench Friday afternoon. The 26-year-old is enjoying a fine season, hitting .284 with 11 home runs and four stolen bases across 86 contests.
Cardinals utility player Brendan Donovan is out of the starting lineup Thursday versus the Cubs.
Donovan doubled and scored a run in Wednesday's 6-4 win over the Marlins but will hit the bench for Thursday's series opener with the rival Cubs. Donovan has had a fantastic season at the plate, hitting .284 with 11 homers, four stolen bases, and an .802 OPS while playing all over the field for the Cardinals.
Brendan Donovan had a solid performance in Tuesday's game against the Marlins, going 1-for-4 at the plate with a home run, one RBI, and one run scored as the Cardinals emerged victorious with a final score of 5-2.
This impressive outing adds to Donovan's season-long stats, which include a .285 batting average, 34 RBI, 11 home runs, and a .355 wOBA.