Angels: Outfielder Mike Trout is day-to-day after straining his right groin Tuesday against the Milwaukee Brewers. Following his team’s 11-8 victory, Trout said he first felt discomfort after completing a workout earlier in the day. Cardinals: Three-time All-Star infielder Matt Carpenter and St. Louis agreed to a contract for 2020 and ‘21, a deal that includes an option for 2022 that could become guaranteed. The 33-yearold has a $14.5 million salary this season a part of a $52 million, six-year deal that included an $18.5 million club option for 2020 with a $2 million buyout.
Braves: Atlanta police are investigating the burglary of outfielder Nick Markakis’s home and say $20,000, five guns and other items were stolen while the team was on a road trip. Cubs: Left-hander Jon Lester was put on the 10-day injured list because of a strained left hamstring. Braves-Rockies: Colorado postponed Wednesday’s game against Atlanta because of inclement weather. The game will be made up Aug. 26 in Denver.