After three games Friday through Sunday against the Braves, the Cardinals will head to Pittsburgh for five games in four games, including a doubleheader to make up for a rainout April 16, and finish with three games the following weekend in Cincinnati.
The St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates have rarely played meaningful games against one another after the All-Star Break in the past 20 years, but this year their second-half matchups could be the most intriguing of the year.
Short-Season ramps up as upper levels enter second half
Doubleheaders add excitement, strategy to the game, and Matt Kelsey argues that the MLB should schedule more of them in advance.
Kyle Davies’ start in this week’s series at Detroit could prove critical to his future with the Royals.