Sign up today and save up to 67% on a Hartford Courant digital subscription

Peter Bourjos

Besides Lackey in Game 1, Matheny mum on rotation

John Lackey gets the start in Game 1 of the NL Division Series for the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday. At the beginning of a two-hour workout for the NL Central champions on Tuesday, manager Mike Matheny said he was not ready to announce the rest of his playoff rotation or his roster, or even whether he would carry 11 or 12 pitchers. Matheny said he likely will reveal the roster after a workout Thursday. "I know it's a hot topic," Matheny said. "I think everybody who follows this team closely realizes there's a lot of decisions that need to be made." The biggest involves All-Star catcher Yadier Molina, who has worn a brace protecting the strained ligament in...