Worth noting

• Manager Mike Matheny said he was deeply saddened to learn of the sudden death of Brewers shortstop Jean Segura's nine-month-old son, Janniel, in the Dominican Republic on Friday.

"I can't even fathom that," Matheny said. "We hurt for him, for sure."

• To make room for George Kottaras on the 25-man active roster, the Cardinals optioned catcher Audry Perez to Triple-A Memphis.

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