With the Dodgers-Nationals game being postponed, the Cardinals remain at 1.5 games ahead for the second slot in the National League wild card race. The Dodgers and Nationals will play a doubleheader on Wednesday beginning at 4:05PM EST. Should the Nationals win both games, they will clinch a playoff spot. Here’s what else is going on with the Cardinals on this Wednesday afternoon:
— Matt Holliday has accepted his nomination for the Roberto Clemente award. You can vote for him here.
— The Cardinals announced that they and the Peoria Chiefs of Peoria, Illinois have agreed to a new Midwest League affiliation for the next four years. To see the official press release, click here.
— David Freese hosted a benefit concert on Tuesday night for a leukemia patient.