Cards' closing woes prompts La Russa to change to committee approach
ST. LOUIS -- After the bullpen's latest struggles, the St. Louis Cardinals have decided to go to a closer by committee.
Closer Jason Isringhausen, who has a 1-5 record, 6.28 ERA and seven blown saves in 19 chances, remained a member of the bullpen although the role was not clear.
Despite the bullpen woes, the Cardinals were a half game behind the Brewers in the NL wild-card standings entering Wednesday's games.
Hard-throwing right-hander Chris Perez was recalled from Triple-A ...
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