Cardinals: Wainwright tore Achilles tendon, out for season

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is officially done for the 2015 MLB season after tearing his Achilles tendon. General Manager John Mozeliak said Monday that he will undergo surgery this week. His recovery time will be 9 to 12 months.

Wainwright injured his left ankle while batting in the fifth inning during Saturday’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers.  He had an MRI in St. Louis on Monday.