After an injury-plagued 2018 Adam Wainwright made good on his make-good deal providing the St. Louis Cardinals over 171 innings with a 4.19 ERA and 4.36 FIP, good for 2.2 fWAR, The partnership went well enough that the Cardinals and the righty took another step closer to being together forever*.
The St. Louis Cardinals and Adam Wainwright have agreed to remain together for another season!
One more year for Waino!— St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) November 12, 2019
We have agreed to terms with free-agent pitcher Adam Wainwright on a one-year contract for 2020. pic.twitter.com/ZzKnVUKly1
Adam Wainwright is back. pic.twitter.com/8aTyJkExDn— Tim McKernan (@tmckernan) November 12, 2019
The terms have not yet been announced, but will likely not be quite as team friendly as the year prior. The signing adds depth to a rotation that is likely to test it.
And also, like, it is Waino.
Adam Wainwright signs new deal with Cardinals | MLB.com
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