• General manager John Mozeliak said that left-handed pitcher Jaime Garcia "looks and feels good," but that no date has been set for his next Minor League rehab start. Garcia exited his outing for Double-A Springfield early on Sunday after being hit on his left elbow by a second-inning pitch. Garcia had been working his way back from a left shoulder injury.
• Right-hander Zach Petrick led Memphis to an 8-1 win on Wednesday with his third quality start in four outings since being promoted to Triple-A. Petrick allowed one run on three hits and two walks in 6 2/3 innings. He struck out four. Tommy Pham and Luis Mateo supported Petrick with home runs.
• The Pirates are scheduled to start the following pitchers, in order, during the Cardinals' upcoming visit to PNC Park: Liriano (0-3, 4.54 ERA), Edinson Volquez (1-3, 4.19 ERA) and Charlie Morton (0-4, 3.45 ERA).
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