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Cardinals' Adam Wainwright tells "elbow-fearing world" to relax
Cardinals' Adam Wainwright tells "elbow-fearing world" to relax

The St. Louis Cardinals' stunning uprising against the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw in Game 1 of the National League division series obscured Adam Wainwright’s miserable day. The Cardinals' ace gave up six runs and 11 hits in 4 1/3 innings, and St. Louis was concerned enough about his sore elbow to tell Lance Lynn to be ready to start a potential Game 5 if Wainwright could not. However, when the Cardinals open the NL championship series Saturday against the San Francisco Giants, Wainwright will start for St. Louis. He insisted Friday that the soreness is in a "spot" on the back of his right elbow and that he had pitched through soreness in the same spot earlier...

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