Cardinals Fall To Marlins

Peter Bourjos tripled in a run during the fifth inning as the Cardinals lost 4-3 to the Marlins yesterday. Daniel Descalso and Jon Jay also knocked in runs for St. Louis in the fifth. Scott McGregor suffered the loss in relief. Lance Lynn gave up three runs in four innings in the start. The Cards play the Nationals today

Cuban infielder Aledmys Diaz will make his spring debut today at Roger Dean Stadium against the Nationals. The 23-year-old was signed by the Cards earlier in the exhibition season. He was inked to a four-year deal worth eight-million-dollars and is expected to be the everyday starter at shortstop at Double-A Springfield.