Worth noting

• The Cardinals have lined up their rotation for the first week of spring games as follows: Lance Lynn will start on Saturday, Michael Wacha on Sunday, Joe Kelly on Monday, Shelby Miller on Wednesday and Adam Wainwright on Thursday.

• Outfielder Matt Holliday is expected to be the Cardinals' designated hitter in their game against the Marlins on Saturday. Shortstop Jhonny Peralta is also likely to make his organizational debut. The Cardinals do not plan to have Yadier Molina catch in a game until next week.

• Matheny, hitting coach John Mabry and third baseman Matt Carpenter will be signing autographs from 5:30-7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday at the Gander Mountain Store off the Northlake Blvd. exit in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. The event is free to the public.

• The Cardinals have scheduled a 'B' game against the Marlins for Wednesday. The scrimmage will provide another opportunity for pitchers to log innings. The game is expected to be held on the Marlins' side of the shared complex.

Jenifer Langosch is a reporter for MLB.com. Read her blog, By Gosh, It's Langosch, and follow her on Twitter @LangoschMLB. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.