Cadrinals' Edmundo Sosa sitting Friday
St. Louis Cardinals infielder Edmundo Sosa is not in the starting lineup for Friday afternoon's series opener against right-hander Kohl Stewart and the Chicago Cubs.
Paul DeJong has been activated from the injured list and will return to shortstop after Sosa started the past 22 games for the Cardinals. Sosa will likely be limited to a reserve role now that DeJong is healthy.
Per numberFire's MLB Heat Map, the Cardinals have an implied total of 4.2 runs on Friday. Stewart enters the contest with an 18.4 strikeout percentage and 7.9 walk percentage on the season.
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