Major League Baseball

Career W-L
2-0
 
Career ERA
5.11
Name  John Gast
Born  2/16/1989
Height  6-1
Weight  195
Number  64
Position  SP
Bats  L
Throws  L
5/28/2013 9:07:00 PM
Description: St. Louis starter John Gast has been diagnosed with a strained left lat, according to MLB.com.
Insight: The Cardinals are encouraged that the injury is not to his shoulder or elbow. However, he's still out indefinitely.
 
5/26/2013 4:13:00 PM
Description: St. Louis starter John Gast, who left Saturday's game early after feeling tightness in his left shoulder, has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Insight: Gast was 2-0, but with a high 5.11 ERA and 1.30 WHIP. He was dominating at Triple-A Memphis and is one of the many good young arms in the Cardinals organization.
 
5/25/2013 10:11:00 PM
Description: St. Louis starter John Gast left Saturday's game early after feeling tightness in his left shoulder. SOURCE: Jenifer Langosch, MLB.com
Insight: Gast had to come out at the start of the second inning. Righthander Joe Kelly (0-2, 7.13 ERA) came in to take his place.
 
5/15/2013 8:43:00 PM
Description: Cardinals left-hander John Gast is expected to get another start Sunday against the Brewers, according to Brian Stull of 101 ESPN.
Insight: Gast won his major league debut with six innings of four-run ball against the Mets Tuesday night. The 24-year-old went 13-7 with a 4.09 ERA while spliting time between the Texas and Pacific Coast Leagues in 2012, and was 3-1 with a 1.16 ERA and a 35/13 K/BB in 38 2/3 innings with Triple-A Memphis this year.
 
5/14/2013 1:24:00 PM
Description: As expected, Cardinals minor league prospect John Gast will get a start for injured Jake Westbrook on Tuesday. Gast was 3-1 with Triple-A Memphis with a 1.16 ERA and 35 Ks in 38 2/3 innings.
Insight: He went 13-7 with a 4.09 ERA while spliting time between the Texas and Pacific Coast Leagues in 2012. He gave up no earned runs in his first five minor league starts this season.
 
5/12/2013 1:00:00 PM
Description: Cardinals minor league prospect John Gast is expected to be called up to make injured pitcher Jake Westbrooks' start on Tuesday versus the Mets. Gast is 3-1 with Memphis with a 1.16 ERA and 35 Ks in 38 2/3 innings.
Insight: He went 13-7 with a 4.09 ERA while spliting time between the Texas and Pacific Coast Leagues in 2012. Gast gave up no earned runs in his first five minor league starts this season. Shelby Miller isn't the only talented young pitcher in the St. Louis organization with fantasy upside.
 
4/24/2013 1:42:00 PM
Description: Cardinals' minor league prospect John Gast is turning head with the Memphis Redbirds. He's thrown 24 2/3 innings this season and has a 0.00 ERA, a 0.972 WHIP and 22 strikeouts against just six walks.
Insight: He went 13-7 with a 4.09 ERA while spliting time between the Texas and Pacific Coast Leagues. He won the PCL Pitcher of the Week award for April 22. Shelby Miller isn't the only talented young pitcher in the St. Louis organization with fantasy upside.
 

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