How St. Louis can replace Matt Adams
Buster Olney lays out trade options for the Cardinals following the news that Matt Adams will have surgery Friday and possibly miss the rest of the season. Nine options (Insider)
Anniversary of 50 Cent's awful pitch
One year ago, 50 Cent threw out the first pitch at a Mets game. If you don't remember, it was just a bit outside.
Matt Holliday sets NL mark
The Cards OF reached base safely for the 43rd straight game Wednesday -- the longest streak in the NL since 1914: "Yeah, that's cool. A lot of players have played in the National League. That's pretty good, I guess." Derek Jeter has the MLB record, with 53 in a row, set in 1999.
BBTN's Wednesday Web Gem
Ian Kinsler had a sweet backhand flip to start a double play. But can it top Alex Gordon's leaping catch into the stands that's reigned the past 27 nights? You decide.
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Ryota Igarashi turns 36 today. ... Mike DeFelice is 46.