Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.
Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is the National League Pitcher of the Month for September. The right-hander went 5-and-0 with a 1.38 ERA in five starts, pitching 39 innings over that span. It included two complete games and a shutout. Wainwright finished the season 20-and-9.