Cardinals ship Wong, Robinson to minors
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The St. Louis Cardinals have demoted struggling rookie Kolten Wong to the minors.
Wong, the starting second baseman to open the season, and reserve outfielder Shane Robinson were optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Monday.
Rookies Greg Garcia and Randal Grichuk, both off to strong starts, were recalled from Memphis and are in the majors for the first time.
with five RBIs in 71 at-bats and didn't play the last two games of a weekend series against Pittsburgh.
Mark Ellis will start at second base for the Cardinals.