CINCINNATI, Ohio (KSDK) – The St. Louis Cardinals have placed lefthander Kevin Siegrist on the 15-disabled list due to a left forearm strain, according to a news release.

Siegrist is tied for the team lead with 23 appearances and leads the National League with 12 holds. He pitched 1.1 shutdown, hitless innings in Friday's game at Cincinnati.

Lefthander Sam Freeman, meanwhile, has been recalled from Memphis. He has one appearance with the Cardinals, pitching a scoreless inning against Chicago on May 13.

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