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Wednesday's Games:

Brewers 0 Padres 5

Astros 8 Mets 1

Cardinals 12 Pirates 3

Cubs 3 Reds 1

Standings:

W L GB Last 10 Streak
Cardinals 16 8 - 6-4 W2
Reds 11 12 4.5 6-4 L1
Astros 11 14 5.5 6-4 W3
Brewers 11 14 5.5 4-6 L2
Pirates 10 14 6.0 4-6 L2
Cubs 9 15 7.0 6-4 W1

On Tap:

After finishing their series against the Padres in San Diego yesterday the Brewers have an off day today before moving on to the City by the Bay and beginning a series against the Giants.

The Astros also have an off day today coming off a sweep of the Mets. They will look to continue their recent string of success against the Cardinals in a series in Houston beginning tomorrow night.

The Cardinals and Pirates wrap up their series in St. Louis with an afternoon game set to get underway at 12:45 p.m. CDT. Erik Bedard (1-4) will start for the Pirates and Jake Westbrook (3-1) will take the mound for the Cards.

The Cubs and Reds will also wrap up their series today. Ryan Dempster (0-1) will start for the Cubs. Homer Bailey (1-2) will make the start for Cincinnati looking to even up his record. Game time is scheduled for 11:35 a.m. CDT.