Monday, March 29, 2015
- The Blues remained three points behind division-leading Nashville with a 4-1 loss to Vancouver Monday night at Scottrade Center. The loss prevented the Blues from clinching a playoff spot. Just 31 seconds after the Blues had tied the game at 1, Nick Bonino gave Vancouver the lead for good midway through the second period.
- Matt Holliday drove in two runs to lead the Cardinals to a 6-2 win over the Nationals today in Jupiter. Michael Wacha worked five innings in his last start of the spring.
- Manager Mike Matheny officially named Carlos Martinez as the team's fifth starter to begin the season and said Marco Gonzales will begin the regular season at Triple A Memphis.
- The Cardinals also purchased the contract of non-roster pitcher Carlos Villanueva today and placed pitcher Jaime Garcia on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to March 27.