THURsday, April 24, 2014
- Lance Lynn lost for the first time in his career in April as the Cardinals concluded their longest road trip of the season Thursday with a 4-1 loss to the Mets in New York. The Cardinals went 5-6 on the trip to Milwaukee, Washington and New York.
- The Cardinals will be back home on Friday night, hosting the Pirates in the opener of a weekend series at Busch Stadium. Shelby Miller will pitch against Gerrit Cole.
- The Blues also will be back in St. Louis on Friday night for game five of their opening-round playoff series against the Blackhawks, The series is tied 2-2 after the Blackhawks beat the Blues 4-3 in overtime Wednesday night in Chicago.
- The NFL released the 2014 regular season schedule on Wednesday and the Rams will host a Monday Night football game against the San Francisco 49ers and a Thursday night game against the Arizona Cardinals. The Rams will open the season at home on Sept. 7 against Minnesota.