Cardinals-Braves: Saturday’s game was postponed because of rain. A doubleheader is scheduled for Sunday at 1.
Dodgers: OF Yasiel Puig was in the lineup for the first time since Aug. 27. He had been out with a strained right hamstring.
Mets: The team said former star Rusty Staub, 71, is recovering in a hospital in Ireland after he suffered a heart attack during an overseas flight. Staub, a sixtime all-star who played for five teams between 1963 and 1985, was flying from Ireland to New York this past week when the incident occurred. The plane was diverted back to Ireland.
Phillies: Rookie 3B Maikel Franco was back in the lineup for the first time since he fractured his wrist Aug. 11 when he was hit by a pitch.
Rangers: The team has dismissed a social media staffer who accidentally tweeted on the team’s main account that Texas football Coach Charlie Strong should be fired. The tweet “Fire Charlie. #bye” appeared during the Longhorns’ 50-7 loss to TCU. The staffer was not working Saturday.
Reds: General Manager Walt Jocketty told reporters that Manager Bryan Price would return in 2016. Price has presided over back-toback losing seasons.