SP - STL - IL60
Miles Mikolas was transferred to the 60-day IL to clear a spot on the Cardinals 40-man roster. Mikolas was placed on the injured list back late July with a flexor tendon issue in his elbow.
Mikolas had surgery to repair the flexor tendon in his elbow and was out the season so this move was simply to clear space for St. Louis.
Miles Mikolas will have surgery to repair the flexor tendon in his right arm and will miss the rest of the 2020 season.
Mikolas was placed on the injured list earlier Tuesday with a forearm strain, which had been bothering him since Spring Training back in March. The elbow issue apparently wouldn't heal with rest so surgery was the best option for the right-hander. He was scheduled to pitch Wednesday against the Twins so Daniel Ponce de Leon, who had been working in relief this season, will fill in.
The Cardinals have placed Miles Mikolas on the 10-day injured list Tuesday.
Mikolas is dealing with a right forearm strain and was placed on the injured list Tuesday. Giovanny Gallegos was activated off the IL in a corresponding move. Mikolas was scheduled to start Wednesday, but will be out at least 10 days.
Miles Mikolas (1-0) allowed two earned runs on five hits and one walk while striking out four in Wednesday's 6-3 win over the Royals. He earned his first exhibition win of the year.
Mikolas is fully recovered from a strained flexor tendon in his right forearm. He was solid in Wednesday's win, allowing two earned runs while striking out four. The 31-year-old owned a (9-14) record, 4.16 ERA, 1.22 WHIP and a 144:32 K:BB across 184 innings in 2019. Mikolas is next projected start is Tuesday against the Brewers.
Miles Mikolas enters spring training 2.0 fully recovered from a strained flexor tendon in his right forearm.
Mikolas strained a flexor tendon in his right forearm in March and will enter spring training 2.0 completely healthy. It was reported that he was throwing bullpen sessions and that "everything was going well" in his recovery. Mikolas is looking to rebound after a subpar 2019 campaign. He owned a (9-14) record, 4.16 ERA, 1.22 WHIP and a 144:32 K:BB across 184 innings in 2019. Mikolas will be a bargain in 2020 fantasy drafts and is currently 103rd among all pitchers in the latest expert consensus rankings.