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Cards get call overturned, resulting in DP

Though his overall success rate still ranks last in the National League, manager Mike Matheny remains on a recent replay roll as he successfully challenged a call in the first inning on Tuesday.



Wacha to return to Cards' rotation Thursday

After 11 weeks of rest and rehab to address a stress reaction in his right shoulder, Michael Wacha is set to make his return to the Cardinals’ rotation when the team opens a key intradivision series in Milwaukee on Thursday.



Motte's return among Cards' five roster adds

With clubs now permitted to carry as many players from their 40-man rosters as desired, the Cardinals fortified their bullpen and bench with the addition of five players on Tuesday.



Rosenthal mixing in offspeed pitches more frequently

Teams anticipating high-90s heat from Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal may have to revisit those scouting reports, as Rosenthal has increasingly shown that he is willing to go away from his fastball to keep some guesswork in play. 6 more words


Castro sprains left ankle on slide into home

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro had to leave Tuesday’s game with a sprained left ankle suffered in an awkward slide at home plate in the first inning.



J. Upton leaves game with bruised left triceps

Justin Upton exited Tuesday night’s game against the Phillies with a bruised left triceps muscle. The Braves said his status is day to day.



Stanton reaches 100-RBI mark for first time

Giancarlo Stanton got the best of a Jon Niese four-seam fastball in the third inning against the Mets on Tuesday to eclipse the 100-RBI mark.