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Nolan Gorman was optioned to Triple-A Memphis to make room for Juan Yepez returning.
Gorman has performed okay with the Cardinals but has really faltered down the stretch in September. Gorman does have 14 home runs in 313 MLB plate appearances but pairs that with a .226 batting average and a 33 percent strikeout rate. Gorman will have a chance to return to form in Triple-A with Memphis.
Nolan Gorman went 2-for-3 Tuesday, doubling, homering, scoring one run, and driving in two runs in the Cardinals' 4-1 win over the Nationals.
Gorman has continued to struggle at the plate for the Cardinals, hitting just .186 with six runs scored, one home run, four runs batted in, and 18 strikeouts over his last 15 games. The 22-year-old will look to turn his disappointing season around going forward, hitting .237 with 44 runs scored, 14 home runs, and 35 runs batted in through 83 games this season.
Nolan Gorman went 2-for-4 Friday, singling, doubling, and scoring one run in the Cardinals' 11-4 loss to the Braves.
Gorman has picked up hits in three of his last five games for the Cardinals, scoring four runs and driving in one run in that span. The 22-year-old has gone through some growing pains since being called up this summer, hitting .242 with 43 runs scored, 13 home runs, and 33 runs batted in through 75 games this season.
Nolan Gorman went 2-for-4 Wednesday, singling, doubling, and driving in three runs in the Cardinals' 5-1 win over the Rockies.
Gorman has gotten hot at the plate for the Cardinals, hitting .318 with five runs scored, one home run, and five runs batted in over his last seven games. The 22-year-old carries a .788 OPS with 37 runs scored, 13 home runs, and 31 runs batted in through 67 games this season.
Nolan Gorman went 1-for-4 Saturday, doubling and driving in one run in the Cardinals' 3-2 loss to the Brewers.
Gorman has picked up hits in six of his last eight games for the Cardinals, scoring seven runs, hitting two home runs, and driving in three runs in that span. The 22-year-old carries a .780 OPS with 37 runs scored, 13 home runs, and 28 runs batted in through 66 games this season.