St. Louis Cardinals defeat Chicago White Sox, 9-4

ATLANTA - Catcher Yadier was a late addition to tonight's lineup after his flu symptoms improved significantly from Thursday night.

"I feel good now," Molina said just before the team's pre-game stretch.

Manager Tony La Russa said Molina was scheduled to receive Thursday off but became increasingly ill during the Cardinals' 9-4 win over the Washington Nationals. Assuming Molina would need another day to recover, La Russa penciled Jason La Rue into Friday's lineup. Ho...

WASHINGTON - How wild was Thursday's action at Nationals Park?

Nationals starting pitcher Daniel Cabrera uncorked four wild pitches in six innings, two in the first. One sailed behind Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols just before El Hombre cranked a home run for a short-lived 2-0 lead.

Warming before the bottom of the seventh inning, Cardinals reliever Blaine Boyer threw too high and hard, catching plate umpire Jim Reynolds in the head and taking him to the groun...