The Cardinals continue their homestand tonight as the Atlanta Braves come to town. Lance Lynn takes the mound for St. Louis in the opener of the three-game series. He's 4-and-2 with a 3.83 ERA. The Braves counter with Ervin Santana, who is 4-and-0 with a 1.99 ERA thus far.
Pitcher Michael Wacha singled in two runs in a four-run second inning and the Cardinals held on to beat the Cubs 5-3 at Busch Stadium. Wacha pitched seven innings of two-run ball for his third win and Trevor Rosenthal got the final five outs to notch his 11th save.