Wednesday, August 27, 2014
- Seth Maness gave up a three-run, pinch-hit homer to ike Davis with two outs in the eighth inning that broke a 2-2 tie as the Pirates beat the Cardinals 5-2 Tuesday night in Pittsburgh.
- Adam Wainwright will make his second attempt for his 16th win today in the finale of the series. Jeff Locke will start for the Pirates.
- The Rams reached the NFL mandated 75-man roster limit on Tuesday by placing quarterback Sam Bradford and rookie center Demetrius Rhaney on injured reserve and releasing defensive end Sammy Brown and safety Matt Daniels.
- The Cardinals recalled outfielder Randal Grichuk from Triple A Memphis on Tuesday and placed outfielder Shane Robinson in the disabled list with a shoulder injury. Catcher Yadier Molina is expected to begin a rehab assignment with Double A Springfield tonight.