St. Louis Cardinals defeat Chicago Cubs, 4-2

CHICAGO - The Cardinals on Sunday night reached the season's mystical midpoint in a major league-most 91 games, long enough to retrieve Kyle Lohse from the disabled list, long enough to both lose and rediscover right fielder Ryan Ludwick as a threat.

Lohse gave the Cardinals five encouraging innings Sunday afternoon at Wrigley Field. Ludwick provided two influential swings Sunday night. The result was a digestible split of a day-night doubleheader against the Chicago Cu...

Added as a late replacement to the American League All-Star team on Sunday, Tampa Bay first baseman Carlos Peña will be a featured slugger for the AL tonight.

Major League Baseball added Peña, who leads the American League with 24 home runs, to the AL roster on Sunday morning to take Boston infielder Dustin Pedroia's spot. That afternoon an official confirmed that Peña, a first-time All-Star, will also complete the foursome that will compete for the AL in tonight's Home...