Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said Monday that Shelby Miller would have entered Game 6 of the World Series "if things got out of hand."
Shelby Miller expressed confusion Wednesday about why he wasn't used in the World Series.
Cardinals manager Mike Matheny chose Lance Lynn over Shelby Miller as the Game 4 starter in the NLCS against the Dodgers due to "matchups, recent work, how comparable pitchers fared against L.A. and how each right-hander finished the season."
The Cardinals haven't ruled out giving Shelby Miller a start should they advance to the NLCS.
Shelby Miller pitched six innings of one-run ball against the Nationals for his 15th victory Wednesday.
Shelby Miller gave up four runs in six innings on Friday in a no-decision against the Brewers.
Shelby Miller held Seattle to two runs -- one earned -- in five innings Sunday in a 12-2 rout.
Shelby Miller fired 6 2/3 scoreless innings Tuesday in the Cardinals' 4-2 defeat of the Brewers.
Shelby Miller surrendered three runs in 5 2/3 innings Wednesday in a no-decision against the Reds.
Shelby Miller was knocked around for five runs over 4 1/3 innings Friday in a loss to the Pirates.
Shelby Miller limited the Braves to one earned run in seven innings Saturday in a 6-2 victory.
Shelby Miller fanned eight while allowing two runs in 5 1/3 innings Monday in a no-decision against the Brewers.
Shelby Miller allowed five runs -- three earned -- in six innings Wednesday in a loss to the Pirates.
Shelby Miller (elbow) has been confirmed as the Cardinals' starter Wednesday against the Pirates.