FriDay, July 3, 2015
- The Blues traded forward T.J. Oshie to the Washington Capitals on Thursday in exchange for forward Troy Brouwer, goaltender Pheonix Copley and a 2016 third-round draft pick.
- The Cardinals confirmed Thursday that scouting director Chris Correa has been fired. The reasons for the action were not announced by the team, which has been investigating an alleged hack of the Astros internal computer database. The FBI also is investigating the allegations and has tied the breach to the Cardinals. Correa was the former head of the Cardinals' analytics department and was promoted to the scouting director position last December.
- Will Venable hit a two-run pinch-hit homer off Carlos Villanueva in the 11th inning to give the Padres a 5-3 win over the Cardinals Thursday night at Busch Stadium. The Cardinals have now lost three consecutive games at home, the first time that has happened since July of last year. In the three losses the team has gone 1-of-29 with runners in scoring position.
- Michael Wacha will start against Andrew Cashner in the second game of the series tonight at Busch Stadium.