St. Louis Cardinals


ST. LOUIS -- John Lackey is pitching like an ace for a team that lost its top starter a month ago.


In our many examinations of the trade market that could develop for Ryan Howard, we've looked exclusively at American League clubs that could use him as a designated hitter.


LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers dealt third baseman Juan Uribe to the Atlanta Braves in a six-player trade Wednesday.


NEW YORK -- Randal Grichuk had three extra base hits and drove in three runs a night after striking out five times, Mark Reynolds homered among his three hits and the St.


CHICAGO -- Dexter Fowler homered and scored the winning run in the seventh inning on a passed ball, and the Chicago Cubs rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the New York Mets 6-5 on Thursday,