ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - The St. Louis Cardinals have recalled second baseman Kolten Wong from the Memphis Redbirds and optioned infielder Greg Garcia to the triple-A club.
Wong, who was on the Cardinals' opening day roster, was sent down to Memphis on April 27. The left-hander batted .344 with a pair of home runs and 10 RBI in 15 games. He notched at least one hit in 13 of his 15 games for the Redbirds.
In 20 games played with the Cardinals in 2014, Wong recorded 16 hits, a .225 batting average, and a team-high three stolen bases. Wong, 23, was perfect on five stolen base attempts with Memphis.
Wong will report for Wednesday night's game against the Chicago Cubs.