• Lefty Marco Gonzales improved to 3-2 with Double-A Springfield's win on Wednesday. Gonzales allowed two runs on six hits and two walks while striking out four in 5 1/3 innings.
• The Cardinals have announced the addition of three more theme nights - 92.3 WIL Your Country On! Night (July 10), Monsanto Farmer Appreciation Night (July 22) and Career Day (Sept. 3). For more details on the events/promotions associated with each, and/or to purchase tickets, visit cardinals.com/theme.
• Cardinals reliever Jason Motte announced that he will host a Cornhole Challenge on Aug. 17, in St. Louis' Forest Park. The event will benefit Motte's foundation. More details can be found by visiting: jasonmottecornholechallenge.com.
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