The St. Louis Cardinals announced following today's game that they have optioned seven players off their Major League roster.
The Cardinals optioned pitchers David Kopp, Adam Ottavino, Adam Reifer, Francisco Samuel and P.J. Walters and infielder Pete Kozma to the Memphis (AAA) roster and they optioned pitcher Maikel Cleto to the Palm Beach (A) roster.
Today's moves leave 45 players remaining in the Cardinals Major League camp, however two of those players (Adam Wainwright and Nick Punto) are recovering from recent surgeries.
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