Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina's throwing error combined with Michael Wacha's wild pitch to allow two unearned runs in the seventh inning, breaking a tie and helping Gio Gonzalez and the Washington Nationals beat St. Louis 3-1 Friday night.
Major League Baseball consists of a schedule of 162 games with 81 of them scheduled to be played at home. It is a long season and usually there are a couple of milestone times during the season when people stop and take a look at where teams are. One of those is Memorial Day and the other is the Fourth of July. I thought I would make a third stopping point at the first day of summer.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina was removed from Tuesday night's game with the Pittsburgh Pirates after injuring his back, neck and left shoulder in a collision at home plate with Pittsburgh second baseman Josh Harrison.
Harrison was attempting to score from second base on a single to right field by Jose Tabata in the bottom of the second when he slammed into Molina...