Vladimir Sobotka agreed to a three-year deal on Thursday with Avangard Omsk of the Kontinental Hockey League in Russia.
Evan Boehm and Markus Golden have both been named to pre-season award watch lists. Boehm is on the Outland Trophy Watch List which is given to the top interior lineman on either side of the ball.
The St. Louis Blues have re-signed forward Steve Ott to a two-year contract. Financial terms were not disclosed.
The Missouri Valley Conference Tournament is staying in St. Louis for a while.
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Matt Adams went 3-for-5 with a pair of RBI to lead the Cardinals to a 5-2 win over the Pirates at Busch Stadium. Kolten Wong belted a solo shot.
The Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina was forced to leave yesterday's game against the Pirates because of a sprained right thumb.
Right-handed pitcher Joe Kelly rejoined the Cardinals yesterday and will start the team's series-opener against the Brewers.
Cardinals lefty Kevin Siegrist said yesterday that he expects to join Double-A Springfield later this week to begin his rehab assignment.
The NHL announced yesterday that the St. Louis Blues and centerman Vladimir Sobotka are set for their arbitration meeting on July 21st.
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Golfer Joshua Jones from Union High School.