The St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to phrases with pitcher Adam Wainwright on a one-year deal for 2019, the workforce introduced Thursday.
Wainwright will probably be getting into his 15th main league season — all with the Cardinals, tying Bob Forsch for third amongst pitchers when it comes to longevity with the workforce.
The fitting-hander went 2-Four with a Four.46 ERA and 40 strikeouts in 2018. He missed almost 4 months as a result of proper elbow irritation.
The three-time All-Star, who has a profession report of 148-85 with a three.32 ERA and 1,623 strikeouts, has completed within the prime three of the Nationwide League Cy Younger voting 4 instances.
He had surgical procedure on his proper elbow to take away a cartilage flap final offseason, and he missed the 2011 season after having Tommy John surgical procedure on his pitching arm.