Monday, Sept. 1, 2014
- Matt Holliday continued his assault on Cubs pitching with a homer and four RBI as the Cardinals rallied from a 5-0 deficit to win 9-6 Sunday at Busch Stadium. His two-run single in the eighth broke a 6-6 tie and gave him nine RBI in the last two games.
- The win, combined with a loss by the Brewers, pulled the Cardinals into a tie for first place with Milwaukee in the NL Central.
- The Pirates will be at Busch Stadium today to open a three-game series with a 1:15 Labor Day game. Lance Lynn will pitch against Gerrit Cole.
- Michael Sam, released by the Rams on Saturday, cleared waivers on Sunday making him eligible to be signed to any NFL team's practice squad.