v Garcia LHP
Garcia has pitched his best in St. Louis this season, holding teams to just three earned runs in 13 2/3 innings. He also has a career 2.45 ERA when pitching at home.Although Arroyo has produced quality starts in three of his five outings, he was lit up early by Washington, giving up six runs in the first three innings. He was able to battle through six innings, but the Reds took an 8-1 loss, and he fell to 2-2 on the season, with a 4.24 ERA.Against the Cardinals on April 9, Arroyo allowed four runs on five hits in six innings, taking the loss to continue his woes at Busch Stadium. In 15 career games in St. Louis, he is 3-7 with a 5.46 ERA.• Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran was held out of the lineup on Monday, as he was weak following an extended bout with a stomach illness. He pinch-hit in the eighth inning and flied out to left field.