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Cardinals tab Tyler Lyons for start

Updated: May 19, 2013, 3:22 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals will promote rookie lefty Tyler Lyons from the minors to make his major league debut in place of injured Jaime Garcia on Wednesday.

Down two starters for the time being, they've also plugged Mitchell Boggs back into the bullpen mix.

"Throw him in there when we can," manager Mike Matheny said before Sunday's game against the Brewers. "He knew what he needed to do. He knew what he was not doing, and what he was capable of doing."

The 29-year-old ...

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